Monthly Archives: March 2019

How Do You Stop a Dementia Patient from Wandering? Helpful Tips for Managing Wandering in Dementia Patients

2019-03-21T19:20:20+00:00

Caring for loved ones with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease is one of the most difficult things adult children can face. Unlike other diseases or conditions, dementia erodes at the person and personality of the loved one you once knew so well. In fact, it can feel like your parent or loved one is a completely [...]

How Do You Stop a Dementia Patient from Wandering? Helpful Tips for Managing Wandering in Dementia Patients 2019-03-21T19:20:20+00:00

How Can You Help a Stroke Patient at Home? Everything You Need to Know About In-Home Stroke Recovery

2019-03-21T19:19:26+00:00

A stroke is a brain injury that can affect anyone at any age but is more common in individuals over the age of 65. Seniors who have had a stroke may experience paralysis, difficulty speaking, trouble swallowing, pain or numbness, bursts of emotion, weakness or problems with balance. Each patient [...]

How Can You Help a Stroke Patient at Home? Everything You Need to Know About In-Home Stroke Recovery 2019-03-21T19:19:26+00:00

Home Health OT Exercises: 6 Effective Occupational Therapy Activities for the Elderly

2019-03-21T19:18:17+00:00

Daily activities for seniors can become difficult due to normal aging factors (loss of mobility or cognitive ability), but even more so after surgery, illness or injury. Physical therapy helps restore physical function when possible, but occupational therapy (OT) is usually needed, as well. […]

Home Health OT Exercises: 6 Effective Occupational Therapy Activities for the Elderly 2019-03-21T19:18:17+00:00

Medicaid Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Services in Akron Ohio: What is It and What’s Covered?

2019-03-13T20:06:20+00:00

If your elderly loved one is a Medicaid beneficiary and doesn’t have a means of transportation, they may be able to utilize non-emergency medical transportation services (NEMT). The Code of Federal Regulations requires all states to ensure that eligible Medicaid beneficiaries have NEMT transport them to and from non-emergency appointments. But what is non-emergency medical [...]

Medicaid Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Services in Akron Ohio: What is It and What’s Covered? 2019-03-13T20:06:20+00:00