Archive for category Home Health Care
As the parents of Baby Boomers enter their golden years, the average age of the population in the US is quickly rising. The statistics show that the senior population will steadily grow over the next few decades, and reach 80 million by the year 2050, as all of the Baby Boomers themselves reach senior status. According to recent data, 82% of people said that they would prefer to stay in their homes as long as possible, much preferred over the other options of hospitalization or living in a retirement community. However, it has become impossible for many working families to provide the adequate care that their elderly loved ones need in the home. This has created remarkable interest and growing demand during the decade in home healthcare for seniors.
Of course, there are many considerations involved with both your patients and also their loved ones when choosing between a nursing home and home health care. These concerns can be based upon the seriousness of the condition, and how much care is needed for the affected individual. But a facility is often not necessary, and in-home care allows these senior citizens to maintain their independence and peace of mind in the comfort of their own home, with less expense, a critical component of reducing the cost of healthcare in this country. Home care also has better patient outcomes and quality of life on average than other options. Read the rest of this entry »
Making an income online for home health care providers can be done and not only can it be done…but it can be done simply. Here is an overview of how the private home care provider can supplement their income online part time.
For home health care providers making an income online can be simple to do and done in the down time of your average work day. As a once in home private care provider I know that there can be some long lulling moments of down time and moments where you simply want to pull your hair out and run screaming down the street. Supplementing an income online can not only be rewarding, but can actually take a little of the day to day pressure off from this particular choice of vocation. Read the rest of this entry »