Use Home Health to Keep a Loved One Home for the Holidays
A popular song says it all: there’s no place like home for the holidays.
Nothing is better than the feeling of having the entire family around the dinner table to enjoy a holiday celebration! During this time of year, it’s fun to share family traditions, eat a meal together, and build memories that strengthen relationships.
People of all ages want to be surrounded by family and friends during the holidays. This is why families often delay significant life changes, such as moving to a residential care community until the New Year. Home health services are a great way to bridge the gap if you have a loved one who might need more home care and medical support, but you aren’t ready to commit to an assisted care community.
Home Health: Personalized Treatment Plans
Home health services are offered in any location where a person calls home. When someone is dealing with life-limiting or chronic health conditions, they often benefit from care services to improve their comfort, minimize symptoms, and even prolong life.
The great news is that home health brings the services to your loved one instead of needing to move the person during the holiday season. In addition, having a care team in place reduces the risk of stressful medical emergencies, such as an unexpected visit to the emergency room after a fall.
Enjoy the Holiday Season
Caregiving is a stressful responsibility to carry, especially when you have a lot of other things going on with your family and work. If you feel overwhelmed this holiday season, bringing in-home health services can ease your burden.
The holidays are stressful enough, without the pressure of 24/7 caregiving. Home health services alleviate your worries by providing care support for everything from medication management, bathing, therapy, and more – all in the comfort of home.
Is Home Health Right for You?
Rest assured knowing that home health is often covered through insurance or Medicaid. So, you don’t need to worry about an additional financial burden this holiday season.
If you are considering home health services, the best way to get started is by scheduling a consultation with our team at Bonita Springs Healthcare Services. Contact us to learn more about home health and other available short-term and long-term services.
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