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Preventing Senior Falls: Right at Home's In-Home Care Solution

Falls rank as the primary cause of injury in seniors over 65, resulting in severe consequences and increased healthcare expenses. As a caregiving company, Right at Home, has stepped in to mitigate these risks by offering personalized in-home care services tailored to each individual.

Statistics reveal alarming rates of senior falls, occurring every 11 seconds, often leading to fractures, head injuries, and declining health. Right at Home's approach involves a comprehensive home assessment to identify and eliminate potential hazards like poor lighting or obstacles. Our trained caregivers can also support seniors in their activities to improve balance and strength, thus reducing the likelihood of falls.

Beyond physical assistance, caregivers provide emotional support and companionship, combating social isolation that can impact a senior's well-being. They remain vigilant, promptly reporting any changes in a senior's condition to ensure timely intervention by healthcare professionals or family members.

In addressing the challenges posed by senior falls, Right at Home's tailored approach plays a crucial role in enhancing seniors' safety, health, and independence within the familiarity and comfort of their own homes.
Zac Steiner
Zac Steiner, Care Manager of Right at Home of Northern Lake County, located in Grayslake, along with the office staff and professional caregiving team, is proud to provide in-home care to seniors and adults with disabilities who want to live independently. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for those we serve, and we live our mission through the compassionate care that our caregivers and staff provide each and every day. If you would like to learn more about how Right at Home can help you or a loved one, please contact us today at (847) 984-0103.
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