Archive for: 2015

With the rise of more people needing home health services, more people are becoming home health aides. So we decided to write up an in-depth home health aide job description. Description of Home Health For those with chronic health issues or even medical conditions of a limited duration (such as recovery from an accide…

This article is a consolidated Tampa Family Health Centers Review. When it comes to the health of ourselves and our families, we do not want to take any chances. The tendency is to look for the best health center, offering the best facilities and doctors that we can get in the area where we live. Looking for a good fam…

In addition to the requirement of having to visit a clinic or hospital regularly, people with long-term illnesses or elderly and hospitalized people often need access to home medical equipment (HME), which is also known as durable medical equipment (DME). In this article, we cover home medical equipment people use, as…

When you need to visit a clinic for some health problem or just for a regular health checkup, you would like to just head over to a clinic located in the proximity of your neighborhood. Here we bring you a list of top walk in clinics in Tampa, so that you can quickly find the good ones. Carrollwood Centra Care This wal…

Elder Law and Medicaid An intrinsic part of elder law is Medicaid, so in order to get a better understanding of elder law, some basic knowledge of Medicaid is useful. Medicaid refers to a State-run program which focuses on providing health insurance coverage to people in the low income bracket and the middle class. The…

Retirement is something which one tends to ignore in their younger years. However, an organized person is one who considers their situation in their golden years, from the day they start working and earning a regular income. Old age is an inevitable stage of life, and it comes to everyone equally, whether rich or poor,…

History of Senior Care in the US An important parameter for judging the level of progressiveness of any country is the way it looks after its senior citizens by way of health care, through assisted living in elder care. There are so many other aspects to the economy of a nation, typically this is one area that tends to…

Tampa Bay has a great deal of baby boomers, septuagenarians, and octogenarians.  The numbers grow every month, with many snowbirds from up north retiring in the Tampa Bay area, making their former transitory stay a permanent one. And because of this, it is not surprising that there are an abundance of geriatric doctors…

Visiting a hospital is something that a person really doesn’t like to think about, but it is an inevitable event for everyone, because each person gets sick or injured at some point. However, when you do actually visit a hospital, you would like to get quality medical care, which one would think any good hospital shoul…

The necessity of making use of home health care services can sometimes occur at the most unexpected moments in life. You just never know when it could be required, so it is always advisable to be well informed about it. Here are a few facts about home health care which should be helpful in understanding what to expect…