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Expert Home Care has announced it is adding more caregivers for its home health care services in Mercer County, NJ. Our agency has been providing home care services to Mercer County for 34 years. We have seen consistent increases in requests for care in this area of New Jersey.
Importantly, while a large part of the home care we provide to Mercer County, NJ seniors revolves around supporting patients physical needs, it hardly ends there.
Expert Home Care is announcing the expansion of its home health care services in Monmouth County, NJ. Our caregiver agency already covers this area of New Jersey but home care requests from Monmouth have been on the rise since 2018.…
I am pleased to announce Expert Home Care is expanding home health care services in Morristown, Morris County, NJ. We have a strong presence in the area but demand for home care is increasing. Therefore, our agency is expanding in response to the market needs.
New Jersey Home Health Care News
It’s become rather obvious that mom (or dad) could benefit from having a NJ home health care aide. Yet, anything that upsets the so-called apple cart is not easy to do – as many elderly seniors will fight against bringing a stranger into their homes and many adult children, as a result, will hesitate to press the issue.
New Jersey Home Care Stories
THE ELDERLY DEPEND ON HOME CARE TO KEEP THEM OUT OF THE HOSPITAL
Home care plays a big role in keeping New Jersey seniors out of the hospital. Take the care of Ann, an 89-year-old woman who had been in and out of the hospital with congestive heart failure (CHF). While CHF is life threatening, the condition can be kept under control through lifestyle changes and medication.
New Jersey Home Health Care Stories
Sally lives three states and about six hours away from her elderly parents, who remain in the New Jersey home she and her brother grew up in. This is much closer than her brother, who lives with his family halfway across the country. As long distance caregivers traveling to New Jersey, they recently found themselves in a predicament when their 80-something parents suffered health scares at about the same time. Their mother was in the hospital recovering from a mild heart attack, when her father fell at home and broke his shoulder.
Once the commotion over the situation subsided, while both parents were still in rehab, Sally had some decisions to make. She flew home for a week to see her parents and sort out her options which, as she saw, included the following: