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February 1st, 2018 FEATURED BrightStar of Charlotte Receives 2018 Best of Home Care® – Provider of Choice Award

BrighStar Care of Charlotte announced today that it has received the 2018 Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse.BrightStar Care of Charlotte is now ranked among a select few home care providers across the country...

May 11th, 2018 National Nurses Week - Charlotte Nurse Recognition

BrightStar Care of Charlotte Celebrates National Nurses Week -  Nurse RecognitionThank You to Our  Director of Nursing in Charlotte Nurses aren’t angels, but they may be the closest thing we have in the workplace.  For 12 of...

April 24th, 2018 Effective Communication in Caring for Charlotte Seniors

Good communication is an important part of the healing process for Charlotte Seniors. Effective doctor-patient communication has research-proven benefits: Patients are more likely to adhere to treatment and have better outcomes, they express...

April 23rd, 2018 Southeast Region 2018 Clinical Excellence Award

BrightStar Care of Charlotte Receives the Southeast Region 2018 Clinical Excellence Award During the annual Branch Leadership Conference  this month we were honored to accept this prestigious award.  We are so proud of our team for this...

April 10th, 2018 Charlotte Seniors Living with Parkinson's Disease

As with all serious situations in life, everyone has a different response. Charlotte seniors newly diagonsed with Parkinson's disease is no exception. If you are younger and diagnosed, it can feel like the biggest punch to the gut. If you are...

April 5th, 2018 Celebrating our 2018 Regional Nurses of the Year

What makes nurses so special? We believe it is a special combination of head and heart. They have the knowledge and clinical expertise to provide the very best care as well as genuine compassion and empathy during their patients' most...

March 19th, 2018 Attention Charlotte Seniors: March is National Kidney Month

What are the Warning Signs of Kidney Disease for Charlotte Seniors? Kidney disease usually affects both kidneys. If the kidneys' ability to filter the blood is seriously damaged by disease, wastes and excess fluid may build up in the body...

March 10th, 2018 Charlotte Seniors and Sleeping Patterns with Age

Just as physical change is a normal part of the aging life for Charlotte seniors, so is sleep pattern change. Seniors will find that falling asleep and then staying asleep is more difficult than in younger days.Many seniors chalk their changing...

February 19th, 2018 Heart Health for the Charlotte Senior: Swim to be Fit

Swimming and aquatic aerobics is an easy, low impact exercise for Charlotte seniors. Easy Does It is the class to sign up for if this is what you are looking for. From water walking to aerobic exercise, heart health is the main focus. As you age...

February 12th, 2018 February is American Heart Month

Heart disease is a major threat to senior health. In fact, 84 percent of people age 65 years and older die from heart disease. Though heart disease risks increase with age, it doesn’t have to be an inevitable part of getting older....

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