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Meet our Brand Ambassador!

Meet our Brand Ambassador!

    We were on the search for the perfect person to be our brand ambassador. We received tons of submissions and it was difficult to narrow down! W...

FREE Koala Qlip (Stethoscope Holder)

FREE Koala Qlip (Stethoscope Holder)

        I had the pleasure of conducting a product review for a stethoscope holder (known as the Koala Qlip) by Nurse Born Products. Nurse Born pro...

QTIP

QTIP

     I was at dinner with my guy, one night, discussing business with him, venting my frustrations about nursing and he stops me and says , "Someti...

Alzheimer's and Hypertension

Alzheimer's and Hypertension

           (Picture from www.alzheimers.net)     Studies show that controlling blood pressure can help lower Alzheimer's risk. According to findin...

Soul Food and Hypertension

Soul Food and Hypertension

*straight from our Director's of Operations desk*    I'm a southerner. I was bred on collard greens, pig's feet, and cornbread...also known as soul...

7 tips to Manage Caregiver Noncompliance with Wound Care

7 tips to Manage Caregiver  Noncompliance with Wound Care

  One of most difficult tasks in home health care is finding a willing and able caregiver, to perform wound care. The lack of a caregiver often le...

Unexpected Patient

Unexpected Patient

    Today, I walked into a patient's home to perform wound care. As usual, the primary caregiver was at the patient's  side, but the caregiver seem...

(L)et's (P)lay (N)urse

(L)et's (P)lay (N)urse

    *fresh off our director's of operations desk*     In my seven years of nursing I've worked with nurses who have various credentials. I've work...

Hypertension (part 2 )

Hypertension  (part 2 )

  One of the most beneficial things a person, with hypertension, can do to help manage it is to eat a low sodium diet. The American Heart Associat...

Hypertension (part 1)

Hypertension (part 1)

  Facts to help you manage high blood pressure  (hypertension)1.) Eat a well balanced, low salt diet.(Speak with your hcp) A. A heart healthy diet...

Wound Care in the Home Setting

Wound Care in the Home Setting

      My favorite thing about home health care is wound care. I love it. It excites me. Others may find it revolting, whereas I find it extremely ...