Dementia is considered Type 2 Diabetes. He is 96 yr old and still ambulatory, walking back in forth to the living room and his bedroom toilet. 342 more words
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The state agency said costs-per-case have stabilized and come under budget, allowing the agency to hold off on limiting the number of kids who can receive in-home supports that allow them to live with their families. 20 more words
A new bill requires state training for in-home caregivers.
Caring for the elderly is a difficult, strenuous and thankless job. Thanks to the Oregon Legislature, Oregon’s in-home caregivers may start to receive better training before starting these low-wage jobs upon which thousands of lives depend. 34 more words
Home health care is a system of care provided by skilled practitioners to patients in their homes under the direction of a physician. Home health care services include nursing care; physical, occupational, and speech-language therapy; and medical social services. 447 more words