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Reducing Your Loved One’s Risk of Falls at Home


Seniors, particularly those who have been diagnosed with a serious disease, may be at a higher risk of falling even if they are staying in their own homes. That is why we have come to assist you. As a reputable provider of continuous care, we will be more than happy to assist you in keeping your senior loved ones safe at home.

Here are a few tips to help your elderly loved ones lower their risk of falling at home:

  • Keep your loved one’s home neat at all times. Mop wet areas on the floor immediately and dispose of candy wrappers. Also, ensure that all cables and cords are neatly put away.
  • Utilize safety devices for mobility assistance. Remind your loved ones to stand slowly and walk with a cane or walker to assist them in maintaining their balance.
  • Maintain a healthy, active lifestyle. Regular exercise helps enhance your loved one’s balance, coordination, flexibility, and strength.
  • Hire home health aides in California. They will assist your loved ones avoid falls while still providing the care they need and allowing your loved ones to maintain their independence.

AMERICUS HOSPICE, INC. is a high-quality provider of hospice care in Simi Valley, California. Our goal is to be able to help our patients, especially those who are terminally ill, achieve a much higher quality of life.

We offer services, including bereavement counseling, nursing care, hospice physician visits, home health aides, and respite care in California.

If you are interested in learning more about the services that we can offer, please do not hesitate to call us at 805-501-7806.

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