5 ways Physical Therapy can help you prevent falls

Each year, 2.5 million older Americans are treated in emergency departments for fall injuries, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Falls are often preventable and with the help of a Physical Therapist and personal exercise program, you can ensure your safety. Below are five ways Physical Therapists work with you to help you prevent a fall from occurring. Improve Balance Your Physical Therapist will asses your ability to balance while sitting or standing still and while … [Read more...]

Willard’s Home Health Story

As home health care providers, we deliver care as ordered by each patient's physician. However, our patient-centered philosophy means that our services go beyond skilled nursing, home health aide, and physical, occupational and speech therapy. We also emphasize patient education, coordination of resources, and enhanced communication among care providers. We are happy to share Willard's story with you, as an example of how patient-centered care builds personal, trusting relationships, which are … [Read more...]

Janie’s Home Health Story

Janie received skilled nursing services from All Care Home Health. She says, “I hadn’t heard of ya’ll til I got hurt, and [my doctor’s] office called ya’ll. I’m so glad they did. [The nurses] are so kind, very friendly, and professional at what they do.” Turning to Louann, Janie says, “They know to treat people the way you want to be treated. I cried when you were gone.” Louann says, “Me too! The last day I saw you as a patient, I went out to my car and cried!” Janie says,“They make you … [Read more...]