1. How to Better Communicate When Your Loved One Has Dementia

    Dementia is a difficult diagnosis to deal with. Whether it’s your family member, a close friend, or a patient, it’s a painful and challenging disease to cope with. While watching someone that you care about struggle with dementia is difficult, it’s crucial that you understand how to best commu…Read More

  2. How Long-Term Nursing Home Care Effects the Elderly

    When it comes to caring for the elderly, nursing homes have long been the “best” option for people to take advantage of. While this has been the case in the past, there are far better options for your loved ones, and one of them is in-home healthcare. There are countless ways that the elderly be…Read More

  3. National Feeding Tube Awareness Week® 2019 is February 4-8

    This February 4th through the 8th, the Feeding Tube Awareness Foundation is celebrating its eighth annual Feeding Tube Awareness Week®. More than half a million Americans rely on feeding tubes for their nutrition, and this number is only growing. Many people are under the impression that feeding tu…Read More

  4. Tips for Traveling With Your Child With Autism

    This is an enormously popular time of year for travel, but it isn’t so easy for many families. If your child is on the autism spectrum, it might be difficult for you to imagine taking a vacation anywhere. After all, people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) thrive when they have schedules, and di…Read More

  5. Is It Safe to Travel With My Loved One With Dementia?

    This year is anticipated to be the busiest travel season ever, which means that you may be making plans to go out of town for the holidays yourself. If you are the caregiver of a loved one with dementia, you may be wondering whether or not you should be taking them with you on your journey. This is …Read More

  6. Caring for Someone With Alzheimer’s

    Alzheimer’s Disease is one of the many cruel and unfair diagnoses that we see come with old age. This unfortunate illness robs one of their memories and makes life challenging in more ways than one. Whether it’s your parents, a grandparent, a friend or a loved one, understanding a few of the car…Read More

  7. Traveling With Medical Equipment This Holiday Season

    The holiday season is already a stressful time of year, but when you have medical equipment that you have to account for when traveling, it can be all the more daunting. If you’re going to be traveling with a family member or friend that requires specific medical equipment on a daily basis, then t…Read More

  8. November 13th – Caregiver Appreciation Day

    Being a caregiver is no easy job to take on. Not only does it require you to spend a majority of your time prioritizing someone else, but it truly is a job that never slows down. On November 13th, we are given the chance to celebrate and appreciate the caregivers in our life. At Evergreen Home Healt…Read More

  9. Advice For Parents of Medically Complex Children

    Welcome back to the Evergreen Home Healthcare blog! On our blog, we cover everything you need to know about home health care. Lately, we have been focusing on pediatric home health care. If you are just looking into what it could provide your child and family, we understand that you have a lot of qu…Read More

  10. What is a Pediatric Home Health Care Professional?

    If you are just starting to look into the care that your child needs, you probably have a lot of questions. You may be wondering if pediatric home health care is right for your child. You could also be thinking about the financial implications of hiring outside care. You might even be a bit hesitant…Read More