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  • by Always Best Care
    When it comes to aging in place, there are a variety of resources available to provide support for seniors. However, many people are unsure about differences between services, especially when it comes to medical and non-medical in-home care. Both provide support in the home, but they serve different purposes. Medical Home Care This type of … Continue reading What is the Difference Between Medical and Non-Medical In-Home Care? →
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    As a new year begins, it is a time for seniors and caregivers alike to reflect on the past year and set themselves up for greater success in the months ahead. One major task is re-evaluating healthcare needs and ensuring that the right services and supports are in place. Here are a few tips to … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions for Seniors and Caregivers →
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    Senior care clients now have access to 24/7 monitoring and clinician access Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced today that it will deploy its own unique Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) solutions across its franchise system throughout 30 states. Always Best Care will now … Continue reading Always Best Care Senior Services Partners With Anelto to Deploy Innovative Remote Patient Monitoring Program Across Their Entire Network of 200+ Locations →
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    With aging, the immune system naturally weakens, putting seniors at increased risk of illness and infection. In addition, many seniors also have other health conditions that can make them more susceptible. Whether in the hospital, an assisted living facility, out in the community, or at home, there are steps that older adults can take to … Continue reading Infection Prevention Tips for Seniors →
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    According to the American Academy of Family Physicians, “Infectious diseases account for one-third of all deaths in people 65 years and older.” That is why infection prevention and early detection are key to reducing risk and keeping seniors as healthy as possible. Some of the most common infections that affect seniors include: Bacterial Pneumonia Pneumonia … Continue reading 5 Common Infections in Older Adults →
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    The past few years have seen private equity players plant a flag in the home care space, particularly in the franchising world. In 2021, this trend has only increased with the heightened demand for home care services. Roughly $66 billion in PE investment went out to various health care sectors in 2020, a 21% increase … Continue reading Private Equity Backing Becoming ‘Qualifying Criteria’ for Home Care Franchise Companies →
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    Watching a loved one struggle with Alzheimer’s disease can be challenging. There is no way to predict how quickly or slowly the disease will progress or exactly how it will affect someone’s cognitive abilities. There is no way to prevent Alzheimer’s, and there is currently no cure, so one of the best things you can … Continue reading Understanding the Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease →
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    Shopping for aging parents can be tough because they often have everything they really need. Throughout their lives, they have accumulated a lot of belongings, and many are working on consolidating and cleaning to minimize clutter and prepare for if they want to eventually downsize their living space. Certain technology can be a good option … Continue reading Best Technology Gifts for Seniors →
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    Leading Senior Care Franchise Continues to Grow,  Earning Coveted Spot on Franchise Times Distinguished Award Ranking Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced today that it has earned recognition as number 240 on the Franchise Times Top 400 ranking. This year’s placement moved the … Continue reading Always Best Care Soars 33 Spots Higher on Franchise Times Top 400 →
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    My ego and self-esteem are strong enough that I don’t have to be right: If you’re a good leader, you take advice from everyone. If it’s a good idea, who cares who it comes from? A good leader listens to their team and those around them. I learned this in the Marines. I parlay this … Continue reading Dan Barbee of Always Best Care: Life and Leadership Lessons I Learned In the Military →