Falls in the Older Adult Population

Occurrence: Every year approximately 1 in 4 seniors report falling, 20-30% of these falls result in serious injury. The CDC has reported that 95% of hip fractures are caused by falls and that falls ar...

Communication Barriers in Home Health

Did you know that Massachusetts is one of the top 10 states with residents who have “Limited English Proficiency (also known as LEP)”? Communication and language barriers are associated with decreased...

5 ways to regain your energy after caregiver burnout

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As a caregiver of an aging loved one your days are long and filled with responsibilities. Taking care of yourself is at the end of the list – and it stays there. You may feel run down, lethargic and l...