1. Mistakes Made When Switching from Pediatric Care to Adult Care

    As the parent of a child with medical complexities, one thing that you need to account for is the transition from pediatric home health care to adult care. Though this transition seems like an easy one, there are a few common mistakes that we see made during this time that seem to complicate things …Read More

  2. Summer Camps for Children with Medical Complexities

    In our last blog post, we talked about how children with medical complexities can benefit from visiting a summer camp. Though this is very beneficial for many children, very few people know what the summer camp opportunities are. The team at Evergreen Home Health Care provides in-home care throughou…Read More

  3. How Camps Benefit Children with Medical Complexities

    Summer camps are one of the many traditions that children look forward to as temperatures get warmer and summer settles in. These camps are surrounded by mutual interests, age ranges, genders, and more — but the goal is for those attending to leave with more than they came with. The benefits that …Read More

  4. All About Multiple Sclerosis

    At Evergreen Home Healthcare, we work with individuals who have a variety of physical disabilities, including multiple sclerosis (MS). This condition is little understood by the public, and researchers still don’t fully understand MS. That being said, an MS diagnosis is far from a death sentence. …Read More

  5. Does My Child Need an Occupational Therapist?

    When your child has medical complexities, it can sometimes feel like you are walking the path alone. Many other parents can’t really understand where you’re coming from, and misconceptions about physical, sensory, and cognitive disabilities run rampant in our society. You might feel like there i…Read More

  6. How to Ease Anxiety in Medically Fragile Children

    We often think of anxiety as an “adult” problem. Between balancing work, your relationship, and taking care of yourself and your possessions, most adults learn to juggle multiple sources of anxiety because stressors are a natural part of life. However, children also experience anxiety, and on to…Read More

  7. Why In-Home Health Care is a Rewarding Career

    At Evergreen Home Healthcare, we are proud to offer a rewarding career path for healthcare professionals through in-home healthcare. Whether you’re a Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, or Certified Nursing Assistant, we always have a variety of job opportunities for skilled and compassionate pr…Read More

  8. How to Prevent Wandering in Alzheimer’s Patients

    An estimated 5.3 million Americans over 65 have Alzheimer’s disease. This means that many of our in-home healthcare patients in Fort Collins suffer from this type of dementia. People with Alzheimer’s disease experience a progressive decline in their memory and cognitive ability. This may initial…Read More

  9. Feeding Tube Myths, Debunked

    When the doctor first tells you that your child needs a feeding tube, it can be a very scary moment. No one anticipates their child having medical complexities that cause feeding issues, and to hear that your child isn’t able to get their nutritional needs met through eating by mouth is overwhelmi…Read More