Month: July 2014

2 Critical Concerns Family Members Have when Hiring Home Care Services in El Dorado Hills, CA

By patrick / July 30, 2014 / Comments Off on 2 Critical Concerns Family Members Have when Hiring Home Care Services in El Dorado Hills, CA

There are certainly concerns that family members have when they decide to hire home care services to support their loved one. Some of the concerns that people have are related more to the quality or cost of the care. Other concerns are about how their loved one will respond to the particular in home care…

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Rod & Relics Vintage Car Show: August 28th – Roseville Care Center

By patrick / July 27, 2014 / Comments Off on Rod & Relics Vintage Car Show: August 28th – Roseville Care Center

Please join us at the Roseville Care Rod & Relics Vintage Car Show: August 28th-Roseville Care Center Center on August 28th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot. Harmony Home Health will be there serving complimentary Nachos. Coffee, Popcorn, Ice Cream Floats and more will also be served. Families will be joining residents…

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Why Seniors Don’t Take Meds, How Senior Care Could Help, and the Limitations of Assistance in Granite Bay, CA

By patrick / July 24, 2014 / Comments Off on Why Seniors Don’t Take Meds, How Senior Care Could Help, and the Limitations of Assistance in Granite Bay, CA

For many seniors, medication is their lifeline to good health and well-being. The problem is that there is a high percentage of these elderly patients who are considered ‘non compliant’ with their medication, meaning that they do not take their prescribed medications as directed. This can create a host of problems and it can also…

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Please Support Us in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Sacramento CA

By patrick / July 20, 2014 / Comments Off on Please Support Us in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Sacramento CA

Harmony Home Health is walking to help reclaim the future for millions. By participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, I’m committed to raising awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s research, care and support. Currently, more than 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s and that number is expected to grow to as many as 16…

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Welcome to the Team – Michael T. Connors – New Client Services Coordinator – Sacramento CA

By patrick / July 18, 2014 / Comments Off on Welcome to the Team – Michael T. Connors – New Client Services Coordinator – Sacramento CA

We are so very pleased and excited to announce the addition of our latest team member Michael Connors. Michael grew up in health care. His family owned a skilled nursing facility. He began working in post-acute care when he was 8 years old, singing to the residents in his parent’s nursing home. He earned his…

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Administrator of The Pines at Placerville CA Interviewed by Harmony Home Health

By patrick / July 17, 2014 / Comments Off on Administrator of The Pines at Placerville CA Interviewed by Harmony Home Health

Harmony Home Health recently sat down with the administrator of The Pines at Placerville. The Pines has just been awarded a 5 star rating by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The 5 star rating is a much sought after and coveted award that is only achieved by a very skilled staff dedicating themselves…

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Caregivers in Roseville, CA – Why it’s good to Sit Less and do More Moving

By patrick / July 16, 2014 / Comments Off on Caregivers in Roseville, CA – Why it’s good to Sit Less and do More Moving

There has been and still is, a lot of research being conducted about healthy aging. When it comes to chairs, the research findings suggest they should be left empty as much as possible. In other words, it’s better to be up and moving around than sitting in a chair. Even though we’ve known for a…

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Falls Prevention & Intervention Training at Roseville Care Center

By patrick / July 14, 2014 / Comments Off on Falls Prevention & Intervention Training at Roseville Care Center

Harmony Home Health was recently invited to conduct a falls prevention training for the entire nursing staff at Roseville Care Center. Director of Nursing Ranjit Singh asked us to provide the training and continuing education units for her RN’s, LVN’s, Social workers, and Certified Nursing Assistants. Ranjit and her nursing team are dedicated to providing…

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Elderly Care in El Dorado Hills, CA – How to Manage Age-Related Eating Problems

By patrick / July 10, 2014 / Comments Off on Elderly Care in El Dorado Hills, CA – How to Manage Age-Related Eating Problems

For older adults healthy eating can sometimes pose a challenge. Especially when trying to eat crunchy things like raw vegetables. It’s good to have some strategies in mind to address some of the common issues that elder adults face when it comes to nutrition. Problem: Chewing difficulties. This could make it hard to eat raw…

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Elder Care in Folsom, CA – Benefits of YouTube for Senior Adults

By patrick / July 4, 2014 / Comments Off on Elder Care in Folsom, CA – Benefits of YouTube for Senior Adults

When most people think of YouTube they think of kids or teenagers spending hours every day listening to music or watching funny videos or the many other things you can find on there. But did you know that YouTube can actually be a really good resource for your elderly loved one? There are so many…

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