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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...

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...

November 28th, 2017 November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month

BrightStar Care of Melbourne / South Brevard County Celebrates Alzheimer's Awareness MonthSince November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month, here are some thoughtful tips for communicating with someone with Alzheimer's or...

November 12th, 2017 Benefits of Gardening with Your Loved One in the South

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month, BrightStar Care took a look at the most popular family caregiver activities across the country. Based on national search data from Google, gardening with seniors is popular in the South region.No...

April 4th, 2017 4 Strategies When Melbourne/South Brevard County Seniors With Dementia Refuses Medication

When Your Melbourne/South Brevard County Senior Has Dementia And Doesn't Want Medication How To Convince Your Melbourne/South Brevard Senior With Dementia To Take Medication  By Sharon Roth Maguire, MS, RN, GNP-BC Chief Clinical Quality...

March 27th, 2017 Healthy Baking and Cooking Tips for Melbourne/South Brevard County Seniors

Healthy Baking and Cooking Tips for Melbourne/South Brevard County Seniors Tips for Melbourne/South Brevard County Seniors on Cooking and Baking in a Healthy Way Helping your Melbourne/South Brevard County senior loved one follow a special...

March 9th, 2017 A Discharge Planner perspective on Safe Home Care

BrightStar Home Care in Brevard County Shares The Perspective of A Discharge PlannerSafe Home Care from the Perspective of a Discharge Planner, by Cameron Svendsen, LCSW I was a hospital social worker for 10 years. I spent hundreds of hours...

February 28th, 2017 What Is Sepsis and How Can BrightStar Care Help?

Sepsis (Septicemia) is one of the most common reasons individuals are readmitted to the hospital after a procedure or treatment for another condition, but many people do not know what it is. In addition to health concerns, this can also cause...

February 16th, 2017 BrightStar Care of Melbourne/South Brevard County Receives 2017 Best of Home Care® Provider of Choice Award

We are thrilled to announce that we’ve received the 2017 Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse. Only the nation’s top-ranking home care providers earn this distinction based on client satisfaction scores gathered by...

February 14th, 2017 Tips for Leading a Heart-Healthy Lifestyle

February is American Heart Month, making it the perfect time to commit to living a healthier lifestyle. Family history is one major risk factor for heart disease, but an unhealthy diet, lack of exercise, smoking, and being overweight can also...

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