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Celebrating 46 Years Serving Our Local Communities

This week marks a significant milestone for THE MEDICAL TEAM as we celebrate 46 years in business. Founded in 1978, proud of our status as a woman-owned business, we strive to provide exceptional at-home services to ensure a safe place to stay well. Our services include personal care assistance, 24/7 “hospital at home” level

2024-05-24T13:10:08-04:00May 24th, 2024|Home Health Care Services, News|

Tips for Preparing Your Home After Hip Replacement Surgery

Preparing your home for your return after hip replacement surgery is crucial for ensuring a safe and comfortable recovery process. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you prepare: Clear, Well Lit Pathways: Ensure that all pathways from the entrance to your bedroom, bathroom, and any other frequently used

2024-04-17T11:39:31-04:00April 17th, 2024|Heart Health, Older Adult Issues, Senior Health|

Caring for Someone with Alzheimer’s

Caring for someone with Alzheimer's can be challenging, but there are several strategies you can use to help calm them: Remain Calm Yourself Your own demeanor can have a significant impact on the person with Alzheimer’s. Speak slowly and calmly, and try to maintain a relaxed posture.

What Are the Best Vaccines for Seniors?

As we age, our immune systems weaken, making us more susceptible to various illnesses and diseases. Vaccines for seniors and immunizations play a crucial role in protecting senior citizens from potentially serious health complications. While vaccination schedules might vary depending on individual health conditions and previous immunizations, there are several important vaccines recommended for

2024-02-06T13:11:10-05:00February 6th, 2024|Older Adult Issues, Senior Health|

What You Should Know About Alzheimer’s and Medicare

It is crucial to understand Alzheimer's and Medicare and what tools are available to help support individuals, families, and caregivers affected by this disease.  Alzheimer's is a progressive neurodegenerative condition that affects memory, thinking abilities, and behavior. As the condition advances, it can significantly impact a person's daily life, requiring specialized care and support.

2024-01-29T11:07:29-05:00January 26th, 2024|Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care|

Show Support While Encouraging Senior Independence

When providing care for an older adult, it’s easy to slip into a habit of taking over tasks instead of encouraging senior independence. After all, it’s often easier to do things yourself and to provide the senior with the opportunity to sit back and enjoy being pampered. While our intentions are certainly in the

2023-12-11T13:18:18-05:00December 11th, 2023|Family Caregiving, Senior Health|
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