No one likes to be in the hospital, much less returning shortly after discharge. That is why hospitals and Home Instead Senior Care are focusing on the following conditions in regard to keep seniors from being readmitted.
Home Instead CAREGivers can help prevent readmissions by providing or enabling:
Home Instead CAREGivers℠ are trained to understand the chronic conditions some seniors live with every day. And because these conditions are not a natural part of aging, CAREGivers are trained to recognize, report and record any red flags to possibly prevent complications
and emergency situations, CAREGivers work closely with the Home Instead Edmonton office and the senior's family, as they are often times the most important resource when it comes to their loved one's level of function, illness and the medications they are taking.
For more information on the Home Care Senior Care network's Returning Home℠ program and related services, in the Edmonton Area, please call us at (780) 439-9990.
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