Category: Skilled Nursing Care

Checking for COPD in the Elderly During COPD Awareness Month

COPD Awareness in the Month of November COPD stands for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. This common disorder is often undiagnosed, meaning that millions of people have it and do not know. COPD is especially prominent in the elderly, and they are more prone to morbidity and...

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What Does Post Surgical Care Involve?

Understanding Post-Surgical Care Needs If someone in your family has to have a surgery of any kind, it is important for you to understand what they are in for during the recovery phase after the surgery occurs. You should visit their doctor with them to hear about those needs so...

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Do You Need Help With Ostomy Care?

Ostomy Care Isn’t Always Easy If you have a stoma, caring for the skin around it needs to be done with a certain level of care to maintain your comfort and help. You will want the right nurse to educate you on ostomy care so you can prevent infections. You need to feel confident...

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Post Surgical Skilled Nursing Care

Setting A Loved One Up With Skilled Nursing Care When you have an aging loved one in your life, you know they need extra attention and care. Whether they have been able to stay in their home on their own or they’ve needed more help, things change when they have to have surgery....

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Is Skilled Nursing Care Best?

Advantages of Skilled Nursing Care When you are caring for an aging loved one, really all you want for them is the best possible care. It is hard to take a step back from the situation when you are so entrenched with your loved one. You have emotional ties to the situation and it...

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