Caregiving Reminders for Summer

Caregiving Reminders for Summer

Summer is in full swing, and as the temperatures rise, it’s critical for caregivers to be aware of how the heat can affect senior loved ones. Exposure to excessive heat can lead to dehydration, heat stroke, or heat exhaustion, so caregivers need to take extra...
Health Tips for Summer

Health Tips for Summer

As we look forward to more days spent outdoors, it’s important to keep safety in mind to prevent heat-related illnesses like heat stroke or heat exhaustion. Seniors are more susceptible to dehydration and other dangers because our bodies become less efficient at...
Caregiving Done the TruCare Way!

Caregiving Done the TruCare Way!

At TruCare Home Care, we connect caregivers and clients that are family members, lifelong friends or even randomly appointed pairs that form relationships that last a lifetime. Their caregiving brings companionship, communication, and compassion for both our...
Tips to Following Your New Year’s Resolutions

Tips to Following Your New Year’s Resolutions

The new year is a time for new beginnings. As we get older, it can be more challenging to keep a consistent schedule or retain an incentive to search for ways to connect, stay creative and productive, and remain life-long learners. However, setting new year’s...
Home Health Care Winter Preparedness Plan

Home Health Care Winter Preparedness Plan

Winter weather can impact daily routines but preparing for severe weather challenges can protect seniors from dangerous conditions. From fall prevention and dressing appropriately to maintaining a sense of community, seniors and their loved ones should be mindful of...
How Medicaid Works with Home Care Services

How Medicaid Works with Home Care Services

Does Medicaid cover home care services? The short answer is “yes”. However, requirements to receive benefits vary state by state. Each state has its own Medicaid programs, which offer different home care benefits. Below, we discuss Pennsylvania’s Medicaid coverage for...
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