The terrifying facts are that one in 10 American seniors, or approximately 10%, have suffered some form of elder abuse. Each year 5.9 million cases of elder abuse are reported in the United States, and authorities estimate that only about one in 24 cases is reported and investigated. There are many reasons why and various… read more
In Home Care Westchester County
Angels on Call Homecare is a full-service in-home care agency that provides a wide range of home health services in Westchester and the surrounding counties. Whether you need full-time live-in care, occasional assistance with transportation, or in-home physical or occupational therapy, Angels on Call Homecare provides the services you need!
Tune into our in home care blog to learn everything that you need to know about home healthcare including what services are available, what to expect, and how to know what you need. For more information or to schedule your services, contact us at Angels on Call Homecare today!
Fall statistics for the aging population are not pleasant to read. One-fourth of seniors who fracture a hip when they fall will die within six months of that injury. Two-thirds of seniors who fall will do so again within six months. And, many seniors who fall may lose the ability to stay home, which can… read more
Falling is one of the most dangerous hazards as we age. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 9,500 deaths are caused every year by falls in older Americans. Falls can cause not only severe injuries, but also can cost you a lot of money in medical care and rehabilitative needs. Angels… read more
Some people find communicating with the elderly to be endearing, while others find it frustrating. But, one thing that the majority of people have in common is the belief that communication with the senior population is any different than communicating with peers or children. In today’s post, we are going to review some helpful tips… read more
When you are discharged from the hospital with a wound, it can feel overwhelming to go home and manage it on your own when you’ve been getting the gold-star treatment from the nursing staff. But, not to worry, when you go home, managing your wound care can be quite simple if you follow our 5… read more
As the name implies, home health offers medical assistance to people in their homes. This alleviates the stress and the need for your loved one to stay in a facility or to be a burden on their family. But, did you know that home health care agencies, like Angels on-Call Homecare, offer so much more… read more