Monthly Archives: April 2014


Discharge Planning Checklist


Medicare offers a Discharge Planning Checklist that is available by through their website or by simply clicking the link provided. This is a very resourceful tool to use when leaving the hospital or planning for any major surgery or operation. For more information about Medicare, Home Health Care Benefits, or covered services please contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services today and a homecare representative will be glad to provide clarity to any of your questions! We also provide comprehensive senior care services, in-home therapy, and beauty salon services. Let the team from Love My Nurse Home Health make your transition to home a successful one!


State of Kansas Home Health Regulation Booklet


We are providing the Home Health Regulation Book for the State of Kansas. These are the rules & regulations that ALL home healthcare agencies should be following at all times. Click on the hyperlink to view the file or feel free to contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services with any question regarding homecare agency services provided in the state of Kansas. For more information about Medicare, Home Health Care Benefits, or covered services please contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services today and a homecare representative will be glad to provide clarity to any of your questions!


Medicare Basics


Here is a file on Medicare Basics. This will give you detailed information about policy benefits, costs, and how to utilize you insurance. For more information about Medicare, Home Health Care Benefits, or covered services please contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services today and a homecare service representative will be glad to provide clarity to any of your questions!


Medicare & You for 2014


CMS released earlier this year Medicare and You for 2014 providing all the updated information you will need to know about coverage for the year. Most seniors or individuals with Medicare are often confused about the coverage available to them. At Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services we want to educate both the senior and physically disabled community about the services that are covered by their form of insurance. For more information about Medicare, Home Health Care Benefits, or covered services please contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services today and a homecare representative will be glad to provide clarity to any of your questions!


Medicare Transitions: From Hospital to Home


Medicare provides some basic information on the transition from Hospital to Home. This document will provide some very helpful tips for the person providing care in addition to great ways to learn more about the topic. Click on the link to view the document from CMS. For any questions regarding how to utilize a Medicare Home Health Benefit please contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services today and a homecare representative will help guide you through the process. Once a plan of care has been approved by your primary care physician; you will have access to various senior care services, in-home therapy disciplines, and medical social services that will make you recovery process an enjoyable one.  Call Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services today to see if you qualify for free homecare provided by Medicare!


The true benefits of long-term care insurance


http://www.aaltci.org/long-term-care-insurance/learning-center/home-health-care.php

This is a link to an article posted by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance. This article explains that one of the greatest benefits to LTC Insurance the ability to remain in your home. This wonderful article explains how benefits can be utilized and what services are covered. Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services wants all individuals to have the ability to utilize a homecare benefit if possible. For any questions related to this article please contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care and a homecare representative will be happy to help!


Top Reasons for Choosing Homecare


http://www.santacruzvna.org/about/topreasons.html

This link is to the Sutter Health Network in California. They are a non-profit organization that directly reinvest in patient care and the quality of services provided. They created a Top 10 Reasons why home health care works while giving explanation to their answers. At Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services we want to see all members of the community function at their highest level possible. We are here to help, assist, and provide the community with the best home health care possible in addition to providing community resources to those seeking additional help. Please contact our agency today to find out more about our senior care services, therapy programs, or beauty services provided directly in the home. One of our homecare specialist will be able to provide answers to questions as well as coordinate any homecare service you may need!


Infection Control Issues in Older Adults


http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/pMC3061471/

This is an article published by the National Institute of Health. It explains various infection control challenges, especially in the healthcare setting. Gives descriptions of facility settings and even outbreak control measures. Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services takes every necessary precaution possible to ensure the safety of our patients. We provide the highest level of homecare services possible and will take every step necessary to protect our clients. For questions regarding this article or other questions regarding services provided by Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services call today and one of our homecare representatives will be happy to assist you any way we can!


Elderhelpers.org


http://elderhelpers.org/

Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services encourages everybody to participate with seniors. We have found a wonderful organization that facilitates individuals getting involved in the senior community. Elderhelpers.org is a non-for-profit organization that helps coordinate services for deserving seniors. This is a great way to not only help provide a needy senior valuable community resources but also provides opportunity for volunteers to register directly on their site. Please check this awesome organization out and if you have time; give it back to a deserving senior in your local area. If you have any questions about how to get involved or other questions regarding home care services, senior care services. or other available options for home health care contact Love My Nurse Home Health Care today!


Medication Safety Basics


http://www.cdc.gov/medicationsafety/basics.html

Love My Nurse Home Health Care Services believes in providing not only the highest quality of homecare services available but also education to those wanting to improve their own healthcare knowledge. This is a link directly to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States providing facts about medication safety. Please refer to this article if you have any questions about drug facts, safety tips, and proper storage of medications. You are always welcome to contact our homecare agency about how we can help you or a loved one with medication management, various treatments, or even with respiratory therapy right in the comfort of your own home.