Entries by Harmony Home Health & Hospice

Creative Ways to Brighten the Holidays for Those with Chronic Illness

There’s nothing better than gathering the whole family together to celebrate the warmth of the holiday season, and this is just as true for older adults. Yet when a chronic illness leads to compromised health for a senior, it can be challenging to fully enjoy the festivities. Read More

Do I Really Need a Flu Shot?

Is there anything better than the fall, with its refreshing cooler weather, colorful changing leaves, and…the flu? Unfortunately, flu season kicks in along with the more positive aspects of autumn, leading to the great debate on whether or not we should receive a flu shot. Read More

Top Benefits of Occupational Therapy

For many older adults, performing everyday activities that once required very little thought can become challenging, whether the result of a surgical procedure, fall or other type of injury, or cognitive decline. Read More

Healthy Transitions from Hospital to Home

Receiving the green light from hospital staff that a senior is free to return home is such a relief, but can also raise a variety of questions and concerns. What restrictions are in place as the senior recovers? Read More

Finding Peace in Hospice Care

Taking the first step to accept hospice care is never easy. Yet once families discover the blanket of support a professional hospice care team provides, they’re able to experience a degree of relief in knowing they’re not alone throughout their journey, and that their loved one will have the most comfortable and highest possible quality of life during this time. Read More