How Assisted Living Facilities Prepare for Flu Season

Flu season, 2020, portends to be a very interesting time for our world, our nation, and especially for nursing and retirement homes. The COVID-19 pandemic is not even in the rearview mirror and the annual year-end influenza season is approaching us head-on. Some may be tempted to think that, with all the pandemic precautions we’ve [...]

By |2020-10-12T17:11:43+00:00November 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Residential, Senior Safety|0 Comments

Health Tips for Those in Assisted Living During COVID-19

Here at Heidi’s Haven, our number one goal is providing quality care for our residents. This means guaranteeing that they are not only safe and comfortable but also healthy. As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the world, we remain vigilant that our residents’ health is the ultimate priority. If you or a loved one is [...]

By |2020-07-08T16:45:28+00:00July 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health|0 Comments

The Benefits of Physical Therapy for Seniors in Assisted Living

When considering options in assisted living, it is best to choose those that ensure physical therapy is available. In fact, as a major component of senior health, therapies of many kinds (including physical therapy, occupational therapy, and other types of support) are incredibly beneficial. As one expert noted, in addition to the customized care that [...]

By |2020-03-18T23:59:20+00:00June 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Therapy|0 Comments

5 Ways Assisted Living Can Help You Maintain Your Mobility as You Age

Anyone over the age of 50 already knows that we each age differently. That neighbor who seems to be incredibly sedentary may remain flexible and agile for decades longer than anyone else. There is not a lot we can do to predict how we age, but there IS a lot we can do to address [...]

By |2020-03-18T23:32:06+00:00April 15th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle, Senior Safety|0 Comments

How Seniors Can Stay Active at an Assisted Living Facility

By now, most of us are aware that there are many differences between an assisted living facility and a nursing home. In general, those who opt to move into an assisted living facility need some support with personal care and some housekeeping tasks, they may benefit from visits with registered nurses and local doctors paying [...]

By |2020-01-13T17:42:23+00:00March 13th, 2020|Assisted Living, Health, Lifestyle|0 Comments