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    In Home Skilled Nursing Del Mar, San Diego

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    Del Mar In-Home Skilled Nursing http://firstatofsandiego.com 619-220-7600
    Best Home Nursing Care in Del Mar including Homecare, Skilled Nursing, Caregivers. Trained, Certified, Licensed Nurses, 92014


    In Home Skilled Nursing: What You May Not Know


    Making decisions about an aging loved one’s care is never easy. If you’re considering in-home skilled nursing, here’s what you may not know.


    In-Home Skilled Nursing Care Doesn’t Have to Be Full Time
    Many of the best skilled nursing agencies offer part time services. That’s peace of mind if you’re looking for help but prefer to carry out primary care responsibilities on your own.


    In-Home Skilled Nursing Professionals: A Great Support System
    Having a medically trained nurse at home makes it possible to take a well-deserved break to recharge. 


    Independence Is Encouraged When Appropriate
    Most in-home skilled nursing services encourage guided independence. For families, knowing that a loved one is safe, comfortable and allowed to thrive in a familiar environment is invaluable.


    Firstat Nursing Services has been providing a higher standard of home nursing, home health and home care services for elderly, disabled and injured people in the greater San Diego area since 1997.


    People wanting to learn more are encouraged to pick up a copy of our free guide… “Critical Questions You Must Ask Before You Hire a Home Care Provider" Just give us a call 619-220-7600 or visit our website at: http://www.FirstatofSanDiego.com


    In Home Skilled Nursing Del Mar


     

  • 00:31

    Nursing Quality of Care Guidelines

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    In this week’s iNurse Episode we are discussing: Quality of care guidelines, featuring Nurse Reezena Malaska. You may remember Reezena as one of our guest speakers from our iNurse episode:Reducing Nurse Fatigue. If you haven’t had the chance to tune in, you can find it on our website at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/inurseradio


    Nurse Reezena’s passion and enthusiasm for the field of healthcare has led her to become a Registered Nurse, achieve a Master’s of Science in Nursing, and became certified as a Critical Care Registered Nurse. In addition to practicing nursing, she also dedicates her time to teach and inspire Nurse Students as an adjunct professor at Notre Dame College and Cuyahoga Community College.


    Today we will discuss Quality of Care Guidelines, which has become a popular discussion amongst medical professionals, and it is a topic that the American Nurses Association has addressed – hoping to improve patient safety by promoting quality in nursing care and nurses' work lives.

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    In Home Skilled Nursing San Diego, 619-220-7600

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    San Diego In-Home Skilled Nursing  http://www.FirstatofSanDiego.com Best Home Nursing Care in San Diego including Homecare, Skilled Nursing, Caregivers. Trained, Certified, Licensed Nurses, 92154, 92126, 92105


    Senior Health: 3 Tips For Prolonging Vitality
    Taking steps to prolong senior health is a worthwhile goal.


    For families with aging loved ones, learning how to maintain physical and mental health into the golden years is a smart, sensible strategy. Here are three tips for prolonging senior health and vitality.


    The Benefits of Exercise Are Real
    Regular physical activity makes it easier to maintain a healthy bodyweight, can improve sleep, prevent falls and has even been shown to boost mood and confidence. 


    Encouraging Social Involvement
    Social participation can decrease feelings of isolation, depression, and help aging seniors maintain a sense of connectedness and well-being.


    In Home Skilled Nursing Services
    Professional in-home skilled nursing services provide the tools and resources seniors need to live independently. They offer help administering medications, performing daily activities, running errands and more.


    People wanting to learn more are encouraged to pick up a copy of our free guide… “Critical Questions You Must Ask Before You Hire a Home Care Provider" Just give us a call 619-220-7600 or visit our website at: http://www.FirstatofSanDiego.com


    In Home Skilled Nursing San Diego


     

  • 00:57

    Dr. Harrison-Madu - The Nursing Experience

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    Dr. Harrison-Madu is currently the Acting Chairperson of Nursing and Allied Health Programs at Essex County College in Newark, New Jersey.

    Dr. Harrison lectures on topics nursing framework to include Fundamentals of Nursing, Pharmacology, Maternal Newborn, Pediatrics, Medical Surgical Nursing and Mental Health Nursing.

    Dr. Harrison-Madu’s did her masteres thesis entitled “Improving Nurse Performance of Medication Administration Assessment in the Home Care Environment” and her doctorial dissertation entitled, “A Study on Nursing Student Experiences and Perceptions in Processing Information on Standardized Tests”.

    Dr. Harrison-Madu  can be reached at (973) 877- 1885 & madu@essex.edu and http://www.essex.edu/

    Join Ronald and guest Dr. Harrison-Madu on March 24, 2015 at 7:00 PM to share her view on the nursing profession of the future.

  • 00:39

    Three Common Misconceptions Families Have About Eldercare Options

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    On July 29, my guest will be Joanna Leefer.  Joanna has been as a senior care advisor/advocate for over 10 years.  She is the founder of ElderCareGiving, a service that finds and gets the best care for aging loved ones. She writes a monthly column on eldercare for the Community Newspaper Group, has a bi-monthly blog on senior issues and speaks to professionals and families. Her book Almost Like Home: A Family Guide to Navigating the Nursing Home Maze was featured in Jane Brody’s New York Times column for two weeks running. 


    Joanna has both personal and professional experience in elder care. She was the primary caregiver for both her parents in their final years, overseeing them through home care, assisted living, nursing home care and hospice care.  She worked for FRIA, New York City’s foremost advocacy organization of the elderly for over 5 years. 


    Joanna is the Program Committee Chair & Recording Secretary for the East Side Council for the Aging (ESCOTA), and is a member of the Affordable Housing Committee for the New York City League of Women Voters. She received an MBA from Long Island University and a Geriatric Scholar Certificate from the Consortium of New York Geriatric Education Centers.

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    Cultural Diversity Nursing (Blog 4)

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    Welcome to the 4th class for CDN (Cultural Diversity Nursing). In order to be best in this class you will need you required text book and materials. Understanding how to work with patients of all nationalities will truly improve how the patient is compliant with their health.

    Be sure upon completing each class you send your Instructor your attendance flag word to attendance@smbtechschool.com.

    Enjoy your learning journey!

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    Cultural Diversity Nursing (Blog 3)

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    Welcome to SMB Tech Schools cultural diversity nursing class! In effort to be best in this and all classes we encourage you to have your required text book, proper materials and syllabus/lesson plans for the class. Be sure to send yout attendance flag word to your Instructor to receive attendance credits. Enjoy your learning journey.


     

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    January Jones- Ace Ur Life-Michele Sfakianos

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    Michele has been previously published in both Poetry Books and a Nursing Journal. 


    Michele is also the owner of Open Pages Publishing, LLC offering quality self-publishing. Her first book “Useful Information for 


    Everyday Living” was published October 2010 and was later changed to “The 4-1-1 on Life Skills” then released June 2011. Her next book, “The 4-1-1 on Step Parenting” was released October 2011. Michele’s latest book, “The 4-1-1 on Surviving Teenhood” was published October 2012. She is well respected in her areas of expertise. Her years of experience as a Registered Nurse, Mother and Life Skills Expert have given her the knowledge and wisdom to write her books.


     


    Website: http://www.my411books.com

  • Out Of The Mouths Of Babes! A Study of Matthew 21

    in Christianity

    5 But when the chief priests and scribes saw the wonderful things that He did, and the children crying out in the temple and saying, “Hosanna to the Son of David!” they were indignant 16 and said to Him, “Do You hear what these are saying?”


    And Jesus said to them, “Yes. Have you never read,


    ‘Out of the mouth of babes and nursing infants
    You have perfected praise’?”[i]


    Please join Sister Carolyn and I as we worship Christ Jesus, our savior with the word of God.  "Hosanna to the Son of David!"

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    VA Aid and Attendance: What Does This Benefit Cover?

    in Caregiving

    Was your loved one in any branch of the service during wartime?  That does not mean the front line, just in the service for 90 days during this time.  Renee Pace, the State Veterans Service Officer, with the State Of Colorado, Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, stated, "This program is to help low income, to pay for their personal health care needs.  It may be in home care, assisted living or long term care, originally known as a nursing home."


    Renee will be my guest in this segment.  She has been helping seniors with this Program for over 20 years.  She will explain how to access the Program across the country.   Tune in for this fabulous segment on  http://www.blogtalkradio.com/karenowenlee/2015/06/25/the-va-aid-and-attendance-program-may-offer-for-your-senior July 30 @ 10AM, MDT.


     

  • 00:53

    Aging Boomers: Caregiver or Nursing Home? What To Do When We Live Too Long

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    Join Dave, The Caregiver's Caregiver Radio Program, as he interviews former caregiver Janice Lynch Schuster, an essayist, poet, and--lately--an illustrator. Her writing often appears in The Washington Post, in the Health section and in Local Opinions. She is a contributor to The Shriver Report and Maria Shriver's Architects of Change.


    For many years, she focused on writing about end-of-life care, aging, and family caregiving, and has been an advocate for improving systems and policies around each issue. More recently, a chronic pain condition has led her to advocate for better pain management and policies.


    She is a coauthor of several books, including Handbook for Mortals: Guidance for People Facing the End of Life, from Oxford University Press. She now works as a writer for Magellan Health.