Home care in Ashburn, VA

  • 21001 Sycolin Road
  • Suite 300B
  • Ashburn, VA 20147

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July 31st, 2018 FEATURED Focus on Falls: Fall Risk and Physical Fitness

An older adult is likely to experience a fall for many reasons. If you think of a fall as an interaction between the physical environment and certain characteristics of an individual, it's a great way to frame fall risk. Fall risk can come...

November 1st, 2018 BrightStar Care of Leesburg Gives Away Rays of Sunshine

BrightStar Care of Leesburg donates spectacular dahlias to brighten lake Manassas health and rehab. Pictured here Director Mandy Gannon and staff -- BrightStar Care of Leesburg, owned by Dan Price, a local flower and honeybee farmer,...

October 15th, 2018 Celebrating our 2018 Regional Caregivers of the Year

Each year, it is our honor to celebrate the best of the best Caregivers, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), and Home Health Aides (HHAs), throughout the BrightStar Care organization through our Caregiver of the Year program. Our Regional...

September 8th, 2018 Helping Aging Loved Ones Stay Active

As we age, nature isn't on our side. Muscle mass breaks down, we lose some of the fatty padding in our feet making walking or even standing difficult, and we have fewer reasons to be mobile in retirement. But staying active should not be...

July 12th, 2018 How does a Care Coach Encourage Patients?

We know that it's not easy having been diagnosed with a very complex, chronic illness and you have a lot to deal with so the care coach, really through their medical knowledge and their nursing knowledge, can help you really get a good sense...

July 10th, 2018 Pain Management: What Are Common Types of Arthritis?

I’m here today to talk with you about healthy living tips for Arthritis. I’m a Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, and I’ve been a GNP for over 25 years. I’ve worked with many older adults and younger adults who've had...

June 11th, 2018 Home Safety and Fall Risk

An older adult is likely to experience a fall for many reasons. If you think of a fall as an interaction between the physical environment and certain characteristics of an individual, it's a great way to frame fall risk. Fall risk can come...

May 22nd, 2018 Nurse Tynisha finds happiness in her clients' satisfaction

Tynisha Mosley-Bates, BSN, RN, Director of Nursing for BrightStar Care Baltimore City/County earned the title of 2018 National Nurse of the Year for her compassion with patients and their families, tenacity with doctor follow-ups, and going above...

May 17th, 2018 What Is a Care Coach?

  00:09 One of the things we use our in Brightstar clinical pathway program is this idea of a RN clinical pathway coordinator, and that person functions as a care coach. 00:20 It's a really interesting role for a registered nurse...

May 15th, 2018 Seniors Walk/Run at 2018 Ashby Ponds Summer Olympics Sponsored by BrightStar Care

(Ashburn, VA) – Ashby Ponds retirement community recently hosted their 7th Annual Summer Olympics in Ashburn, Va. Since 2009, residents of the community have come together each summer to participate in a variety of sporting events vying for...

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