On March 17, 2010 Advanced Health Care employee, Carol Parsons, was killed by her ex-husband during a counseling session. Carol had worked as a nursing assistant for Advanced Health Care for five years, had separated and divorced her abusive husband during this time period, and was in the process of obtaining a college degree, to… Continue reading Domestic Violence Inservice – Honoring Former AHC Employee Carol Parsons
. Charles Hitztaler RN, BSN CMSRN Incontinence is a major problem facing the elderly today with recent CDC data suggesting about half of all elderly people suffer from this. Despite its prevalence many older individuals do not seek treatment or assistance. Urinary incontinence is not a normal part of aging and is often the… Continue reading When Nature Calls…
Charles Hitztaler RN, BSN CMSRN Society has taught us to view each forward tick of the clock as a step backwards rather than the continued progression of a life well lived. When did aging become such a chore? The excitement of a new year of life so fervent in our youth is lost in… Continue reading Top Ten Myths of Aging
How It All Began Advanced Health Care began in 1984 when Ron Bode was working as a nursing home administrator and felt led to begin a new venture in private duty home care. He observed nursing home residents desperately wanting to return to their own homes, but without the support they needed to live independently… Continue reading What makes us unique?