Posts Tagged ‘ elderly remain at home ’

Seniors: Caring for Elderly Parents at Home

Sep 6th, 2010 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

What would you say if we told you a service was available to address non-critical needs of your elderly parents, in their own home, 24/7, relieving you of daily responsibility but keeping the door open for you to be as involved in their care as you can and/or want, costing $10 per hour or less? Read on…

SCJ editors had opportunity to talk with Dustin Wright, General Manager of Rest Assured®; the full report of their conversation can be found on the SCJ Health Page. Rest Assured® is a ground breaking service designed to help seniors remain in their homes and stay safe at the same time.

Originally created for persons with disabilities, it didn’t take the design team long to add services for the elderly. The system connects the senior with a caregiver using the latest



Rest Assured®: Elderly Remain at Home with Tele-Caregiver Support

Sep 5th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

Dad is 95, his wife is 82, and their daughters are unable to be present on a daily basis to check on them.  The parents tried a retirement center last year, and lasted two months before they insisted on moving back home.  One of their daughters, or sons-in-law, tries to check on them every morning, [...]