Monthly Archives: February 2018

Caregiver and Nanny Job Opportunities in Vancouver

A new year means new beginnings—and new resolutions. Making a New Year's resolution is one great way people attempt to make a positive change in their life each year, whether it's going to the gym, looking for better employment, or saving more money. Unfortunately, it is rare for people to keep their resolutions for the whole...
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Vancouver Caregiver Guide to Transfers from Bed to Wheelchair

Patient safety is often the main concern when moving patients from bed to wheelchair. But remember not to lift at the expense of your own heath. This transfer often requires the patient's help, so opening lines of communication is vital. Our agency, which provides caregiver services for the elderly in Vancouver and surrounding areas, shares...
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5 Key Fall Prevention Strategies for 2018

Patient falls are the most reported safety concerns among the elderly population in British Columbia; accounting for 4 in 10 adverse events. Each home care provider is responsible for identifying, managing, and eliminating potential hazards for their clients. Older adults may be at increased risk for falls due to impaired mental status, decreased strength, impaired...
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