The Best Memory-Boosting Foods for Seniors in Home Care

June 28, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

As Alzheimer’s Awareness Month comes to an end, we wanted to wrap up this month’s blog topics with something a little different. As we’ve already discussed the benefits of behavioral home care and how to recognize the early signs of Alzheimer’s, this week, we thought it’d be helpful to share information on some memory-boosting foods … Read More

Recognizing the Early Signs of Alzheimer’s

June 15, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

June is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer affects roughly 5.8 million Americans and that number will likely increase in future years. The disease typically affects individuals 65 and older, and those with a family history of the condition. To help raise awareness this month, we wanted to share some helpful information … Read More

How to Help Clients Reduce Joint Pain

June 7, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

Caregiving can introduce you to many different types of ailments that prevent individuals from living independently. Some reasons why loved ones may require senior homecare is due to arthritis, injury, or chronic join pain. There are many effective ways you can help reduce chronic joint pain and help your homecare clients find relief. Remember to … Read More

Does My Child Qualify for Pediatric Homecare Services?

May 24, 2019By BestHomeCarePediatric Home Care

Being a parent is a life-changing responsibility that presents both joyful and stressful challenges. If your child has special needs or is living with a medical condition that requires round-the-clock care, the role of parenting can quickly become overwhelming—especially if you have other children in your family to support. According to the National Organization on … Read More

Ready to Start Homecare Services?

May 17, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

There are many benefits of receiving homecare services. You get to enjoy the comfort of your own home while receiving quality support to perform daily tasks from a loved one or experienced PCA (personal care assistant). But how does the process of getting started with PCA services begin? In this week’s post, we’d like to … Read More

When and How to File a PCA Complaint

May 10, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

Finding the best PCA (personal care assistant) for you or your loved one isn’t always an easy process. While Best Home Care works diligently to match the right home caregivers for our clients, we also make the process of filing a complaint about a PCA who is not performing up to standards stress free. Whether … Read More

Does Medicare Pay for Homecare Services?

April 26, 2019By BestHomeCareSenior Home Care

Starting homecare services can bring up a few questions. In fact, one of the biggest concerns many individual’s face is how to pay for at-home care. For those covered by Medicare, you may be wondering if these services are covered under your program. While Medicare itself does not cover all homecare services, it’s possible that … Read More

How Respite Care Helps Cure Caregiver Burnout

April 19, 2019By BestHomeCareAdult Home Care

One of the biggest challenges that caregivers face in their line of work is burnout. Caregiver burnout is a serious problem as it not only impacts the mental and physical wellbeing of family caregivers but also the ability to perform at their job. This week we’d like to discuss why respite care may be a … Read More