Category Archives: Home Health Care Provider Ratings

Fall: Not Just a Season on Your Calendar

What OhioHealth is Doing to Prevent Falls and Educate Our Patients on Home Safety  by Jean Howard P.T., M.S., WCC, Manager of Clinical Services, OhioHealth Home Health Leading experts from around the country are calling falls in the home an … Continue reading

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What Being a Home Health Aide Means to Me

By Mary Leitner, Home Health Aide, T.O.N.E. Home Health Services, Inc., Detroit, MI A home health aide is someone with a clear understanding of the plan of care for the patient, as well as sympathy and empathy. This consists of … Continue reading

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Self-Management Plays a Key Role in Controlling Diabetes

by Misty Kevech, HHQI RN Project Coordinator November is American Diabetes Month and World Diabetes Day is November 14, 2016. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, 2016) reports there are over 29 million Americans living with diabetes and 86 … Continue reading

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Using Technology to Support Seniors

By Crystal Welch, MSN, RN Project Coordinator with HHQI Recently, I was asked to assist an aged person with lifting and storing her walker.  I was amazed at the lightweight construction of the frame and improved design from years past. … Continue reading

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November is Home Care & Hospice Month So Let’s Give Thanks!

By Crystal Welch, MSN, RN Project Coordinator with HHQI November is National Home Care and Hospice Month and the HHQI National Campaign would like to recognize the hard work of nurses, aides, social workers, therapists, administrators, family caregivers, counselors and … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Home Health Aide

Guest post by Sandra Miller, All About You Collaborative Health Care Services, LLC Although a day in the life of a home health aide can be challenging at times, its rewards outweigh the challenges. My work as a home health … Continue reading

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The Rewards of Being a Home Health Aide

Guest post by Mandarae Warner, CNA, Southland Home Care I’ve been a certified nursing assistant (CNA) for just over ten years.  I have worked in many different health care settings but it wasn’t until two years ago that I got … Continue reading

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