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Video: Joint Commission Presents BrightStar Care with Enterprise Champion for Quality Award

We were excited to announce that BrightStar Care was awarded the Enterprise Champion for Quality award by the Joint Commission in recognition of all the strides BrightStar Care has made as part of its commitment to delivering A Higher Standard of Home Care. And we’re even more excited to share that Margherita C. Labson, RN, [...]

4 Presentations to Help You and Your Loved Ones Stay Healthy this Holiday Season

It’s that time of the year already! Many of us have very positive associations with the holiday season, but there are some very real risks that can come along with winter. Flu Season is in full swing, cold weather is upon many states in the country, fall risk tends to increase during inclement weather and [...]

BrightStar Care® Recognized as “Champion for Quality” in Home Care Two Years in A Row

For the second consecutive
 year, The Joint Commission has presented BrightStar Care® with the Enterprise Champion for Quality award. The award recognizes BrightStar Care for its efforts to promote the delivery of high-quality home health care to its franchisees through Joint Commission accreditation.

BrightStar Care Names Charlotte Area Care Professional the 2014 Caregiver of the Year

When it comes to BrightStar Care’s Caregiver of the Year award, it’s not the easiest job to select finalists, let alone a winner. All of the stories that come in are extremely touching and very emotional. The work of a caregiver is inherently personal, so it’s no wonder these compassionate people are often described as [...]

2014 Marks Sixth Year for BrightStar Care® Recognizing Caregiver Excellence

It’s easy to get caught up in the rigors of daily life. It’s especially hard for those learning to adapt to challenges that may come along with aging or even coming to terms with a difficult diagnosis or new illness. In the aftermath of a debilitating accident or as a health condition progresses, people in [...]

Making Long-Distance Caregiving Work for Your Family

Caregiving from a distance is never easy. Making sure a loved one who needs help is getting the help they need, taking their medications and getting to appointments can be challenging enough, let alone trying to help coordinate these things from hundreds, even thousands of miles away. Here are some helpful tips to make your [...]

What Do You Know About Parkinson’s Disease?

It’s one of the most debilitating diseases and one that many of its victims don’t understand. Parkinson’s disease affects more than a million Americans, most over 60. A recent Harris Poll indicates many of these people don’t fee well-informed about treatments or the way the disease progresses.

BrightStar Care of Sandy/Draper Identifies Fall Risks

Do you know the impact a fall can have on an elderly loved one? BrightStar Care of Sandy/Draper Owner Tammara Brown recently discussed fall risks in the home and how this can affect seniors as part of a “Check Your Health” segment on KUTV, the CBS affiliate for the Salt Lake City. The segment also [...]

Community Resources for Elder Care

For older adults who are looking to maintain independence, there are a growing number of private and public organizations that offer home and community-based services. Many of these services can help solve long-term care issues and ease the stress of the caregiver. According to AARP, these services, which include occasional household help to 24/7 in-home [...]

Are You At Risk of Falling In Your Home?

A big fall risk is at a seemingly safe place: the home. Older adults can experience a fall for many reasons, including several environmental factors, according to our resident RN Sharon Roth Maguire. She says fall risks can come from the home environment, both the inside and the outside, along with the individual’s characteristics like [...]

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