Qualified Medication Assistance for Seniors in Florida

You may have heard about the necessity of drug management if you take care of an aging loved one or are getting older yourself. As people age, they may develop various chronic illnesses that necessitate multiple prescription drugs from multiple prescribers. This situation increases the likelihood of drug interactions, side effects, and accidentally missing or doubling doses. Medication management is a collection of actions designed to keep these problems from happening.

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When More Assistance Is Required

Many families determine that managing medications without the assistance of a professional are neither safe nor sustainable. Perhaps your mother has dementia and has difficulty remembering her medications. Maybe your father lives far away, and you cannot assist him daily. Maybe you, as the primary caregiver for your mother or father, cannot provide the complete care that he or she deserves since you are already juggling your own family and employment. Hiring a home care partner to give medication management to your parent in the safety of their own home may be the safest and most caring move you can make in these situations.

How to Approach a Loved One About Getting Medication Management Assistance

Even if in-home care is the most excellent option for your family, having the first conversation may elicit worries and painful feelings. If you’re sitting down with a parent or other loved one to discuss getting professional medication management assistance, consider the following:

  • Person-Centered, Compassionate Approach – At EasyLiving, we consider each customer individually, not as a condition. We examine individuals for experience and compassion during the hiring process, and we have established a team of compassionate caregivers that are passionate about what they do. Our carers are assigned to clients depending on their personalities and interests.
  • Take a Sympathetic Stance – Emotions can accompany any significant life shift. Approach the subject carefully and assist your parent in overcoming any anxieties or insecurities.
  • Assure You Loved One that You’re All in it Together – Tell your mother or father that you’ll find a caretaker with whom he or she is compatible and that you’re still an essential part of his or her life.

Keep in mind that this decision will benefit the entire family.

Our Home Care Services

Companion Care

We happily provide companionship and other needed assistance.

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Dementia Care

Receive a customized care regimen making life easier.

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End-Of-Life Care

Providing you support & assistance so you can focus on them.

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24-Hour Care

Quality care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week as needed.

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Medication Assistance

Ensuring that the right medications are taken on schedule.

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Palliative Care

Helping those who are chronically ill to stay safe at their own home.

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Personal Care

Receive care and assistance with the activities of daily living.

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Respite Care

We’re here for you when you need a well deserved rest and break.

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Transition Care

Assistance with transitioning from hospital to home.

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Quick Care Visits

We provide on demand care for personal care needs.

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Have Questions?

Our mission is to provide the care and resources needed to prevent falls and hospitalizations by keeping seniors aging wisely™. If you would like to learn more about EasyLiving services in Clearwater, New Port Richey, Tampa, and Lakeland, contact us today!

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