Hallucinations in Hospital Pose Risk to Elderly

As we have written about before here, it is wise to make sure that when anyone is admitted to the hospital, they have someone else stay with them to be their advocate and witness.  See our article “Should My Parent Have a Caregiver Stay With Them At The Hospital?” A recent New York Times article […]

Companion Care Near Del Mar: New Medicaid Hospital Restrictions

The growing strain on the Medicare, Medicaid, and other government-funded health care programs is impacting seniors in very real ways. Those who receive professional companion care near Del Mar often worry about losing Medicaid benefits or having to pay some costs themselves as money becomes tighter within the system. Some states are seeing a major […]

In-home Caregivers In Carlsbad Can Help With Hospital Dementia

A visit to the hospital might be necessary, but for a senior who suffers from dementia, it could cause serious additional problems as well. The upheaval of moving into a hospital, undergoing tests, and having unfamiliar people conduct procedures understandably creates significant stress for elderly persons who already struggle with Alzheimer’s disease or other types […]

Elderly Parents In Carlsbad May Soon Enjoy Specialized Emergency Rooms

A new trend is growing in popularity among hospitals that have a special concern for serving the elderly: Emergency rooms that are specifically designed to serve seniors and accommodate their special needs. Prompted by the confusion and inefficient service that prominent hospital officials have observed in their own facilities, these special emergency rooms aim to […]

Elderly Care In San Diego County – Hospital Care For Elderly Patients

Fox News recently published a new article titled Out of bed! Hospitals aim to keep elderly strong that highlights a growing trend in major hospitals that has hospitals focusing more on the unique care needs of elderly patients, with an eye to their needs that are different from those of younger patients. Elderly Patients Have Unique Care […]

Caregivers for Hospital Patients in San Diego County – New Equipment Will Help

Have you and your elderly loved one ever found yourselves frustrated by the little inconveniences encountered in the patient rooms of a hospital in San Diego County? Maybe you’ve wondered why the rooms aren’t built larger to allow personnel to get around them easier; why outlets and switches aren’t more accessible to patients; or why […]