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Bridging Differences: How-To Guide for Effective Family Communication

Responsive Home Care

Caring for an older adult at home can put a strain on family dynamics. Siblings may disagree on care decisions, adult children may feel stressed, and aging parents may resist help. Effective family communication is vital to bridge the gap between differing opinions, ease the responsibility of caregiving, and ensure everyone feels heard and valued. […] The post Bridging Differences: How-To Guide for Effective Family Communication appeared first on Responsive Home Care.

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What Event Can I Attend?

The Caregiving Years Training Academy

Last fall, after my father died, I had the opportunity to attend in-person events again. It was fabulous to show up at events that attracted individuals passionate about the same topics as I. The conversations and relationships I developed by attending these events have become opportunities for collaboration. I attended one event which has led to multiple opportunities.

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I think therefore I am? – Mother’s Day


Photo by guille pozzi on Unsplash Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers out there. A day when we celebrate one who may be one of the most important people in our world. This can be a happy occasion but it can also bring sad memories to those who no longer have a mother. A time when the grief is stirred up a bit more than usual. Memories of the loss of a parent churn from deep inside us.

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What About Our Quality of Life Within the Systems?

The Caregiving Years Training Academy

On Thursday, I facilitated a conversation with two family caregivers: Barbara Corley, who cares for her sister and her husband, and Jaclyn Greenberg, who cares for her son. You can watch our discussion, below. Our conversation focused on the family caregiver’s stuffed calendar and expanded into a discussion about our experiences within the system environments.

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The Cost of Inefficient Communication in Home Care & Beyond

This eBook explores the critical issues of using consumer-grade messaging apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, and SMS in healthcare, especially home care. It highlights the negative impacts on patient care quality, data security, and HIPAA compliance and provides practical solutions to enhance communication efficiency! You will learn how to: Consolidate Messaging Platforms: Streamline communication by reducing the use of multiple apps, improving efficiency in patient care.

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Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Nurse Nacole

Category: Fundamentals The quality of CPR is an important technical issue and has a direct effect on patient outcomes. For example, shallow chest compressions have an adverse impact on the success of defibrillation.

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Fearless Caregiver Profile: Alica Roose

Today's Caregiver

Join us as we celebrate Fearless Caregivers, Alica Roose sharing her personal story as she cares for her loved ones.