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Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month: How to Best Help Your Loved One

Apathy. Confusion. Memory loss. These are some words we know that best describe Alzheimer’s disease. It is a disease that causes degeneration of the brain leading to disorientation, impaired thinking, and memory loss. As a way to honor Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, we’ve made a  list of how can we take care of our loved ones that experience it. Ways to Help Your Loved Ones Study Everything Related to the Disease To be able to understand your loved ones, you must know the effects, the progression, and what they feel. It will be hard for you to give your love and care if

06,27,2019 Comments Off on Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month: How to Best Help Your Loved One

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Care Is What We Do & How We Serve

As a Care Manager for A Better Solution In Home Care, I had the honor of assisting clients struggling with Parkinson’s disease (PD). While on assessments I’d listen to the stories of who they were before their bodies yielded to the disease, rendering them slaves to random spasms and muscle stiff-ness. My first encounter with a client suffering from PD was not what I expected. His name was Tom. He had no wife, only a daughter that lived out of state. Tom was all alone. He lived in a Board & Care where he was looked after by staff. It

04,15,2019 Comments Off on Care Is What We Do & How We Serve

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ABS Home Care Journal

There’s Power in the Name /ˈkerˌɡivər/ The business of home care has many moving pieces. Of these, one of the most vital resides with our caregivers and the service they deliver day in and day out. These men and women are on the frontline of care. Though earning a modest hourly rate they still show up for their clients with caring smiles and lots of love. For years now, some in the industry have tried changing their job title for the sake of catchy copy and or marketing gimmicks. The reality is, there is nothing wrong with their job title;

04,04,2019 Comments Off on ABS Home Care Journal

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A Real Solution

America’s population is aging. The U.S. Census Bureau predicts that by 2035, there will be more Americans over the age of 65 (78 million) then there are children under the age of 18 (76.4 million). Additionally, 87 percent of seniors 65 and over, want to stay in their current homes and communities as they age, according to an AARP survey. Buying a Franchise in the Senior Services space is one of the best opportunities of our time. Home Care allows for seniors to live out their golden years on their terms. By providing non-medical caregivers to come to seniors' homes

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Why Pharmaceutical Reps Make the Best Home Care Owners

As the number of seniors over the age of 65 increases, the need for personal and medical care continues to rise as well. This, in turn, presents an excellent opportunity for entrepreneurs to venture into the home health care sector. If you are questioning how to start a home care business, you have probably realized a universal trend among the competitors. Most particularly excelling home care businesses, are owned by pharmaceutical representatives. The truth is that this is not a coincidence. Pharm reps have specialized training, expertise, and interpersonal skills that help them to always remain at the top of

07,09,2019 Comments Off on Why Pharmaceutical Reps Make the Best Home Care Owners

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