What to Know about Obstructive Sleep Apnea

What to Know about Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Posted by  | Home Medical Equipment, Sleep Aid

This week is National Sleep Awareness Week, part of National Sleep Awareness Month all March! During this week, organizations throughout the country including Sleep Services of America (SSA)  are promoting the benefits of getting a good night’s rest. But many people are dealing with quite the opposite. Obstructive Sleep Apnea is a chronic condition where(...)

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10 Steps to a More Senior-Safe Home

10 Steps to a More Senior-Safe Home

Posted by  | Caregiver Tips

Home is where many of our patients feel the safest. Secure in the memories and nostalgic atmosphere, your own residence can provide all the real comforts of home while still maintaining your medical needs. Here are some easy alterations to make your home safe from potential accidents. Add a ramp or threshold mat to any(...)

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Why More People are Choosing Home Care

Why More People are Choosing Home Care

Posted by  | Decision Making

When faced with the decision to move to a skilled nursing facility, assisted living facility, or receive in-home care, how do you choose? According to the Congressional Budget Office’s article on the Rising Demand for Long-Term Services and Supports for Elderly People in 2013, over 80 percent of elderly people receiving care, are receiving it(...)

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Welcome Home!

Welcome Home!

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Welcome to the blog of the newly re-designed website for the Johns Hopkins Home Care Group! A key service within Johns Hopkins Medicine, the Home Care Group has provided home based services to Maryland and its surrounding areas since 1983. Our relaunched site gives you full access to the mission, expertise, and excellence of JHM(...)

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