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Employee Spotlight: Jenny Parker

Jenny Parker’s interest in Senior Home Companions first sparked when she met a caregiver while working as a Certified Nursing Assistant in a memory care facility. “I admired the patience and elegance that the caregiver showed while providing care,” Jenny said. Jenny is happy to now be a member of the SHC family. She started […]

Keeping Seniors Safe from Drug Interactions

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As people grow older, their medicine cabinets tend to fill up. Seniors take more prescription drugs than any other age group. In fact, according to Drugwatch, 12 percent of seniors use 10 or more medications. Being on multiple medications poses a high risk for dangerous interactions between drugs and other substances. Even drinking grapefruit juice […]

The Help Patients Need Before, During and After Surgery

caregiver assisting patient after surgery

Few events are as trying in a person’s life as surgery. Beyond the concern over the underlying condition, the actual surgical procedure and the outcome, the logistics of having surgery can often pose a challenge. Patients can make the surgery process less stressful with Surgical Concierge Services from Senior Home Companions. These services are designed […]