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Preparing for Winter Weather: What to Have in Case of Emergency

by: Patricia Sarmiento, writer for Public Health Corps Being prepared in the event of an emergency is important for anyone, but when you have children, elderly family members, or loved ones who have health issues, it’s especially imperative. When the roads become … Continue reading

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Can Out-of-Town Caregivers Help Seniors Age at Home?

By Misty Kevech, HHQI RN Project Coordinator Do you know that there are over 10,000 people in the U.S. turning 65 today and every day for the next 19 years? Additionally, people are living longer. Currently there are about 50 … Continue reading

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Steps for Creating a Safe Home Environment

By Crystal Welch, HHQI RN Project Coordinator Many patients discharged from the hospital return directly home with ongoing therapy and/or nursing care. Creating a safe home environment for a loved one is key for them to remain at home. When … Continue reading

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