Videos by Right at Home of Ashburn in Ashburn. Right at Home's mission is to improve the quality of life for those we serve which includes our clients and families, our caregivers, and office staff.
Going to the doctor can invoke great anxiety for some. If you experience anxiety when undergoing simple and even painless medical tests or screenings, or know someone who does, here are four tips to lessen medical test anxiety.
1. Ask your doctor to explain the procedure.
2. Share your concerns with your health care team.
3. Bring a friend for support.
4. Remember why you are having the test done.
#anxiety #medicaltests #seniorhealth #aging
Going to the doctor can invoke great anxiety for some. If you experience anxiety when undergoing simple and even painless medical tests or screenings, or know someone who does, here are four tips to lessen medical test anxiety. 1. Ask your doctor to explain the procedure. 2. Share your concerns with your health care team. 3. Bring a friend for support. 4. Remember why you are having the test done. #anxiety #medicaltests #seniorhealth #aging
We would like to honor Maria Castro as Right at Home’s 2022 West Region Caregiver of the Year! Maria has been with Right at Home for nine years, and her work is nothing short of life-saving—in fact, her intervention helped save one of her clients! She puts the safety and needs of her clients before her own and for this reason is consistently requested by name. Learn more about Maria and how she has influenced the lives of so many here: https://www.rightathome.net/blog/2022-west-region-caregiver-of-the-year #caregiver #rightathome #seniorcare #inhomecare #seniors #seniorcaregiver #seniorsupport #homecare #ageinplace #caregivers
3 Ways Family Caregivers Can Stay Organized
As a family caregiver, the number of things you are juggling can feel overwhelming. So how can you stay organized? Creating a process that fits your needs could help reduce that feeling. Everyone’s needs are unique, but here we offer a few ideas on how you can stay organized to help ease some of your stress. 1. Keep Lists 2. Create a System 3. Delegate For more information check out our blog. #familycaregivers #caregiver #seniorcare #howto #tips
Marci Meader has been recognized as Right at Home’s 2022 Northwest Central Region Caregiver of the Year! Marci is a rockstar who has come through for her clients even in the most difficult and isolating situations. She is known for going above and beyond with both her clients and their families. She is the definition of a team player, using her 20+ years of CNA experience to help teach and grow her fellow caregivers. Read more about Marci and why she was awarded Central Region Winner here. https://www.rightathome.net/blog/2022-northwest-central-region-caregiver-of-the-year #caregiver #rightathome #seniorcare #inhomecare #seniors #seniorcaregiver #seniorsupport #homecare #ageinplace #caregivers
Join us in congratulating Larry Sharon on being recognized as Right at Home's 2022 Midwest Region Caregiver of the Year! Larry is known for his unique ways to get to know his clients better. His personalized approach led him to compose music with one of his clients! His compassion and willingness to help make him a role model for his fellow caregivers. Read more on how Larry is uniquely making a difference. https://www.rightathome.net/blog/2022-midwest-region-caregiver-of-the-year #caregiver #rightathome #seniorcare #inhomecare #seniors #seniorcaregiver #seniorsupport #homecare #ageinplace #caregivers
Congratulations to Anice Browning for receiving Right at Home’s 2022 Southeast Region Caregiver of the Year award! Anice’s impact on the lives of clients, their families and the community is immeasurable. This was seen in her relentless devotion to make sure her clients received the care they needed regardless of an unprecedented snowfall that left the community without power. No matter what is going on in Anice’s life, the well-being of others is always first and foremost to her, which is why she has earned this distinguished recognition. You can find out more about Anice’s story at our blog. https://www.rightathome.net/blog/2022-southeast-region-caregiver-of-the-year #caregiver #seniorcare #inhomecare #seniorliving #caregiversupport #seniors #seniorcaregiver #seniorsupport #caregiving #homecare #ageinplace #caregivers #rightathome
We are pleased to announce that Candy Palmer has been awarded Right at Home’s 2022 East Central Region Caregiver of the Year! Candy started with Right at Home in 2017 and has been changing lives since her first day. She has been given the title “Superhero” in her local office because of her compassion, dedication and generosity. Not only does Candy provide outstanding care to her clients, but she also supports her community. After Hurricane Florence, she stepped up to help feed people in her neighborhood and to help them find resources such as bottled water and toiletries. You can read more about Candy and the impact she has had here. https://www.rightathome.net/blog/2022-east-central-region-caregiver-of-the-year #caregiver #rightathome #seniorcare #inhomecare #seniorliving #seniors #seniorcaregiver #seniorsupport #homecare #ageinplace #caregivers
Congratulations goes out to Tanya Todd! Tanya has been recognized as Right at Home's 2022 Northeast Region Caregiver of the Year! When you think of the words “determination,” “empathy” and “positivity,” think of Tanya. Hurricane Ida did not slow down this caregiver from being a true hero and caring for others who needed it most. This is not a job, it is her calling. Check out Tanya’s story and learn how this caregiver has continually gone above and beyond. https://www.rightathome.net/blog/2022-northeast-region-caregiver-of-the-year #caregiver #rightathome #seniorcare #inhomecare
Help us congratulate Sarah Williams as Right at Home’s 2022 Mid-Atlantic Region Caregiver of the Year! Sarah has been with Right at Home since 2016, and from her first day, it was clear that she embodied what it means to be a caregiver. Her compassion, empathy and integrity have had a positive impact on countless lives, especially those of her clients with mental and physical disabilities. Sarah goes above and beyond to provide care and peace of mind to families and support to her co-workers. You can read more about Sarah’s journey and how she has changed numerous lives here. http://ow.ly/J0vt50J2YCu #caregiver #rightathome #seniorcare #inhomecare
We are excited to announce Keshia Prejean as the Right at Home 2022 National Caregiver of the Year! During an unprecedented Texas snowstorm last year, Keshia sacrificed her own needs to track down food and water for her client. Keshia’s compassion, selflessness and willingness to go above and beyond have made her a valued member of Right at Home and a beloved caregiver for seniors in her community. Read her heroic story on how she has impacted the lives of her clients and care team. https://www.rightathome.net/blog/right-at-home-caregiver-of-the-year-2022 #caregiveroftheyear #CGOY2022 #caregiver #seniorcaregiver #caregiversupport #caregiving #seniorcare #seniorsupport #rightathome #inhomecare
Throughout your life, you have probably tailored your home to be exactly how you want it. As we get older, household chores, daily tasks and getting around town can get harder. Have you thought about how to stay in your home safely as you age? Right at Home provides assistance that allows seniors to live safely and comfortably at home. We work with you to create a custom care plan that incorporates your health needs, routines and personal preferences. We take special care to match you with caregivers based on a number of factors such as interests, personalities and care needs. To learn more about the specific services we can help with, check out: http://ow.ly/SlhK50INTNL #seniorcare #seniorsupport #homehealthcare #homecare #ageinplace #aginginplace #caregiver #caregiversupport #caregiving #elderlycare #homecarehelp #rightathome
Happy Grandparents' Day! What's your favorite memory with your grandparents? #grandparentsday #aginginplace #ageinplace #seniorcare #rightathome