Newborn Experts is a baby doula and baby nursing firm that is located in Maryland. Newborn Experts is led by Lois Ecker, CLC, CPD. Lois Ecker, CLC, CPD possesses more than 40 years of experience as a hands-on newborn specialist and infant nanny. Her services include in home 24-hour care, travel to the client’s home anywhere in the US, lactation consultant, newborn consultant, nutrition advice, swaddling techniques, plus more. Newborn Experts also offers baby/children 's laundry, Layette shopping/nursery organization, infant massage, sleep training consultant, and quieting a fussy baby.
Title 1: The Various Senior Care Amenities of a Reliable Assisted Living Facility Since seniors need special care, it would really be a great idea to let your grandparent stay in a reliable assisted living facility that is equipped with the following amenities: Bedrooms furnished upon move-in - This is to make sure that your senior loved one really stays in a comfortable, clean, and well-equipped accommodation. With the help of the professionally furnished bedrooms in Apex Oaks Assisted Living Home Care in Houston Texas, you can be confident that your beloved elderly can enjoy utmost comfort and convenience while inside our facility. Media room - This room enables your grandparent to enjoy his/her favorite movie, watch entertaining TV shows, listen to good music, and do other entertaining stuff any time he/she wants to! The modern media room at Apex Oaks Assisted Living Home Care
TrueVine Home Health Palliative Hospice is a home health care service institution that is located in Norman, Oklahoma. They are serving the clients who are residing in Norman, Oklahoma City, and the surrounding communities. TrueVine Home Health Palliative Hospice provides home health, palliative, and hospice care. This home health care facility has been conferred with The Joint Commission National Quality Approval. TrueVine Home Health Palliative Hospice has won the 2016 US Chamber of Commerce’s Blue Ribbon Dream Big Award.
The role was to care for wounded veterans, widows and orphans. The American Legion has grown to be the largest veterans’ group in the US with many added roles of service to meet the state and nation. Following World War II, Falmouth Veterans returned to their homes, and in 1946 established by charter
Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care (VNHC) is a admired non-profit in the Santa Barbara area. It has been serving all patient populations for over one hundred and eight years. In 2015 VNHC had net patient service revenue in excess of $28 million while servicing over 12,000 patients between the different service lines. 90 percent of the population served is over 60 years of age and 50 percent of the population served live in high poverty areas. VNHC is especially proud of meeting the needs of the local underserved population and has performed over $2 million in charity care each of the past five years.
Introduction Genesis HealthCare System includes a not-for-profit integrated delivery system based out of Zanesville, OH. For the geographic area, they are privileged to have Genesis, as they are the largest health care provider in its six-county region with more 300 physicians and multiple outpatient care centers. The mission statement states, “ Our mission is to provide compassionate, quality health care.” In addition, Genesis’s vision is, “to be a regional healthcare system recognized for compassion, trust, innovation and excellence.” While interning for Genesis, I can say that this is not only the goal for the organization, but that is has been integrated into the organizations culture as well on a department level. Interning for the Decision
The Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) is a social model day program for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other related memory disorders to help improve their quality of life. LIAF is located in Port Washington, NY and offers services to treat individuals with early, moderate and late stage Alzheimer’s. The agency population is comprised of male and female participates with ages ranging from mid-fifties to late-nineties who all suffer from Alzheimer’s disease. LIAF biopsychosocial are done during a client’s initial intake and reviews are conducted quarterly by a Social Worker. A biopsychosocial is a series of questions asked at the beginning of treatment of an individual to obtain information about the major physical, psychological,
CHAPTER 2 BACKGROUND AND FORMATIVE INFLUENCES OF IDA SCUDDER Dr. Ida Scudder The Scudder family is the most renowned medical missionary family. They served for generations in India and elsewhere. In 1819 John Scudder left his growing practice in New York City and sailed for Ceylon, Sri Lanka with his wife and child. They served for thirty-six years in Ceylon and India, and during that time thirteen more children were born. Of the nine who survived to adulthood, seven became missionaries, most of them specializing in medicine like their father.
Unit 504: Develop Health and Safety and Risk Management Policies, Procedures and Practices in Health and Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings. 1. 1.1 Explain the legislative framework for health, safety and risk management in the work setting In this unit I will give an explanation of the Laws and Legislations that myself as Team Leader and my colleges adhere and follow within our roles. At the care home I work within, we provide a safe and home like environment that is staffed on a rotated basis, 7 days a week. We support 7 clients with in the household all with various levels of ability.
In order to obtain that goal, sometimes, outside help needs to be brought in. Home health care is one option to assist the elderly in staying in their home. Home health care can be nurses (RN/LPN), physical therapy (PT), occupational therapy (OT), bath aides (CNA), and personal care workers (PCW). The nurses come in to assist with making sure that medications are being administered accurately. Physical therapy can come in and help the elderly by having them do exercises that may just keep them moving.
The agency I was placed at was American Senior Assistance Programs. American Senior Assistance Programs is Huntsville’s first care management company that ensures that seniors get the best quality of life. This company’s mission is to keep their clients in the least restricted environment as possible. As an intern, I have been able to get a board perspective on what a Social worker does with care management. Here at ASAP, I have been able to interact with clients by going on visits, present on agency projects I have been assigned to, train on mini-mental assessments, and home safety assessments.
Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) what is it you ask? Well it is a regulation that became effective August 5, 1993 for most employers and employees, it provides certain employees to take up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave a year, and requires group health benefits to be maintained during the leave as if employees continued to work instead of taking leave. This FMLA information is online at (https://www.dol.gov/whd/regs/compliance/1421.htm) along with plenty other online sources. The FMLA history dates back to the mid to late 1900s for the fair and equal treatment of pregnant women and employees with medical disabilities having the inability to fulfill their duties at work preventing employers from using those adverse situations
The department of Veteran Affairs ensures the care and honor for our American Veterans. Its mission statement is “to fulfill President Lincoln’s promise “to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan.”” Veterans have many different benefits such as disability compensation, health care, life insurance, education and training, and pension, just to name a few. Benefits not only apply to the veteran themselves, but also to their spouse and dependents. The Veterans Health Administration is “America’s largest integrated health care system with over 1,700 sites of care serving 8.76 million Veterans each year.” Dating back to 1636 when Pilgrims were at war with Indians, the U.S. has the most inclusive program of