Resources for Your Health

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As we as a population are living longer and longer, experiencing illnesses, and encounter the onset or unexpected disabilities come many questions and concerns. AAA Nursing Services wants our clients and their loved ones to be well informed and involved in their care. AAA Nursing Services has provided a list of resources that we hope will assist you in your research.

Each disease requires specific care, treatments, and possibly devices in order to be managed efficiently and to provide the patient with maximum comfort.

Accredited Home Care Services has created easy to use Disease Management Sheets that have pertinent information about specific diseases and the necessary care and equipment needed in their management. Click the links below to learn more.

Disease Management: AAA Nursing Services provides information that is easy to understand and gives you important information about specific diseases and the necessary care and equipment necessary for proper management.

Click the links below to learn more.

Managing Life with Cancer

How to reduce the effects of Arthritis

Effective management and coping with Alzheimer’s Disease

Effective management and coping with Parkinson’s Disease

Heart Disease: How to Control it

Diabetes: How to Control it

Please check back as we continually update and add new information to keep you informed.

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Managing Life With Cancer

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At Home

A MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR YOU

By closely following your physician’s plan of care, you can effectively manage your condition and AAA Nursing Services is here to help. Our nurses, therapists, equipment specialists and nurse’s aides will contribute to your recovery every step of the way, working closely with your doctors and your family.

AAA Nursing Services: In home visits by skilled nurses & therapists

Licensed nurses will educate the patient and family about proper nutrition, pain management, pre and post surgical care, and will establish a medication regimen. You can also count on the nurse to assist with post chemo/radiation therapy support.

Physical therapists will conduct a home safety inspection to recommend appropriate safety equipment and strengthening exercises.

Occupational therapists will assist with upper body strengthening, assess swallowing skills and recommend devices to assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s).

Medical Social Workers will assist with accessing community resources and address any counseling needs.

AAA Nursing Services: Individualized one to one in-home care

Our nurse’s aides will motivate and encourage:

  • Management of Daily Activities at onset of fatigue to best conserve energy
  • Meal preparation to increase energy levels through proper nutrition
  • Assistance with exercise regimen to reduce depression & anxiety while increasing energy
  • Relaxation and breathing exercises to reduce stress levels
  • Verbal communication and emotional support

AAA Nursing Services: Equipment at your door!

As part of our full-service plan of care, any medical equipment needed, we can arrange and have delivered the following items and more:

Hospital Bed and Trapeze Attachment Incontinence Products

Wheelchair and Cushion Raised Toilet Seat or Commode

Scooter Shower Chair

Compression sleeve for post-mastectomy recovery

Daily Living Aids for assistance with dressing, grooming, bathing and eating

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How to reduce the effects of Arthritis

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At Home

A MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR YOU

By closely following your physician’s plan of care, you can effectively manage your condition and AAA Nursing Services is here to help. Our nurses, therapists, equipment specialists and nurse’s aides will contribute to your recovery every step of the way, working closely with your doctors and your family.

AAA Nursing Services: In home visits by skilled nurses & therapists

Licensed nurses will educate and instruct you and your family members on the management of Arthritis. They will also monitor medications and provide a medication regimen.

Medical Social Workers will help the family access community resources and will assist the family with any counseling needs.

Physical or occupational therapists will conduct a home safety inspection to recommend adaptive medical equipment to assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s). An individualized custom exercise program will be designed to help build strength.

AAA Nursing Services: Individualized One to one in-home care

AAA’s caregivers can provide assistance with:

  • Compliance with physical therapy and exercise activities
  • Completion of painful tasks (driving, bathing, dressing, housekeeping, etc.)
  • Meal preparation and diet modification to prevent weight gain (which stresses joints)
  • Applying ice packs or heating pads to relieve localized pain
  • Encouraging bed rest when appropriate to reduce pain and joint inflammation
  • Frequent repositioning to reduce pain and stiffness
  • Apply proper transferring techniques to prevent further joint damage

AAA Nursing Services: Equipment at your Door!

As part of our full-service plan of care, any medical equipment needed, we can arrange and have delivered the following items and more:

Hospital Bed and Trapeze Attachment Splints/Braces

Wheelchair and Cushion Raised Toilet Seat or Commode

Scooter Shower Chair

Lift Chair Overhead Reachers & Grabbers

Walker Shoe Horns & Stocking Aides

Daily Living Aids for assistance with dressing, grooming, bathing and eating

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Effective management and coping with Alzheimer’s Disease

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At Home

A MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR YOU

By closely following your physician’s plan of care, you can effectively manage your condition and AAA Nursing Services is here to help. Our nurses, therapists, equipment specialists and nurse’s aides will contribute to your recovery every step of the way, working closely with your doctors and your family.

AAA Nursing Services: In Home visits skilled nurses & therapists

Licensed nurses will educate and instruct you and your family members on the management of Alzheimer’s Disease. They will also monitor medications and provide a medication regimen.

Medical Social Workers will help the family access community resources and will assist the family with any counseling needs.

Physical or occupational therapists will conduct a home safety inspection to recommend adaptive medical equipment to assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s). An individualized custom exercise program will be designed to help build strength.

AAA Nursing Services: Individualized one to one in-home care

AAA’s caregivers can provide assistance with:

  • Patient supervision to prevent wandering
  • Medication reminders to prevent over (or under) utilization of prescribed medications
  • Toileting reminders to eliminate potential accidents
  • Incontinence care to prevent skin problems and urinary tract infection
  • Meal preparation to maintain nutrition & prevent kitchen accidents
  • Transportation to errands and medical appointments
  • Social stimulation to combat loneliness/depression

AAA Nursing Services: Equipment to your Door!

As part of our full-service plan of care, any medical equipment needed, we can arrange and have delivered the following items and more;

Hospital Bed & Trapeze Attachment Commode or Raised Toilet Seat

Wheelchair and Cushion Walker

Shower Chair Incontinence & Skin Care Products

Daily Living Aids for assistance with dressing, grooming, bathing and eating

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Effective management and coping with Parkinson’s Disease

(Download .PDF) (Download .DOC)

At Home

A MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR YOU

By closely following your physician’s plan of care, you can effectively manage your condition and AAA Nursing Services is here to help. Our nurses, therapists, equipment specialists and nurse’s aides will contribute to your recovery every step of the way, working closely with your doctors and your family.

AAA Nursing Services: In Home visits skilled nurses & therapists

Licensed nurses will educate and instruct you and your family members on the management of Parkinson’s Disease. They will also monitor medications and provide a medication regimen.

Medical Social Workers will help the family access community resources and will assist the family with any counseling needs.

Physical or occupational therapists will conduct a home safety inspection to recommend adaptive medical equipment to assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s). An individualized custom exercise program will be designed to help build strength.

AAA Nursing Services: Individualized one to one in-home care

AAA’s caregivers can provide assistance with:

  • Gait supervision to prevent falls
  • Light housekeeping to remove potentially dangerous obstacles
  • Feeding during tremor episodes
  • Specialized meal preparation (pureeing, etc.) when swallowing is difficult
  • Offering fluids for thirst relief (caused by Parkinson’s medications)
  • Bathing regimen, including transfer into tub/shower
  • Social stimulation to combat depression

AAA Nursing Services: Equipment to your Door!

As part of our full-service plan of care, any medical equipment needed, we can arrange and have delivered the following items and more;

Hospital Bed and Trapeze Attachment Commode

Wheelchair, Powerchair or Scooter Raised Toilet Seat

Lift Chair Shower Chair

Walker Incontinence Products

Skin care products Weighted eating utensils

Daily Living Aids for assistance with dressing, grooming, bathing and eating

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Heart Disease: How to Control it

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At Home

A MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR YOU

By closely following your physician’s plan of care, you can effectively manage your condition and AAA Nursing Services is here to help. Our nurses, therapists, social workers, equipment specialists and nurse’s aides will contribute to your recovery every step of the way, working closely with your doctors and your family.

AAA Nursing Services: In Home visits skilled nurses & therapists

Licensed nurses will educate you and your family members about the factors leading to Heart Disease, prevention measures ad the importance of early detection; they will monitor medications and establish a medication regime; and can provide post-surgical in-home care.

Medical Social Workers evaluate community resource needs, coordinate services and provide counseling for the patient and family.

Physical therapists will conduct a home safety inspection to recommend adaptive medical equipment to assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s), which include bathing, dressing, ambulation, eating, transferring and toileting. An individualized custom exercise program will be designed to help build strength following cardiac surgery.

AAA Nursing Services: Individualized one to one in-home care

AAA’s caregivers can provide assistance with:

  • Increase patient compliance with dietary and/or lifestyle changes
  • Supervise prescribed exercise/ physical therapy activities
  • Ensure proper supervision and act professionally in case of serious emergency. All employees are trained in both CPR and First Aid.

AAA Nursing Services: Equipment to your Door!

As part of our full-service plan of care, any medical equipment needed, we can arrange and have delivered the following items and more;

Hospital Bed & Trapeze Attachment Commode or Raised Toilet Seat

Wheelchair and Cushion Walker

Shower Chair Blood Pressure Monitor

Daily Living Aids for assistance with dressing, grooming, bathing and eating

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Diabetes: How to Control it

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Your comprehensive at-home

MANAGEMENT PLAN

Stabilization of blood sugar levels and frequent monitoring, along with the proper combination of diet, exercise and medication, are keys to controlling diabetes. AAA Nursing Services can help you develop a healthy daily in-home routine to best care for your body and lead a full and normal life.

AAA Home Health Services: Visiting skilled nurses & therapists

Licensed nurses will provide information about the management of Diabetes and proper nutrition. They will monitor medications and train family members how to correctly use a glucometer to test blood sugar levels and how to administer insulin. They will educate about proper foot and skin care to enhance blood circulation to prevent skin breakdown. They will also monitor and treat any chronic wounds.

AAA Nursing Care: One-on-one in-home attendant care

In addition to providing assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL),

AAA’s caregivers can provide one-on-one assistance with:

  • Preparation of diabetic-friendly meals
  • Monitoring condition of skin and lower extremities to prevent skin breakdown, ulcers and related injuries
  • Ensure proper oral hygiene to prevent gum disease (common to diabetics)

AAA Medical Equipment & Supply: Door-to-door delivery!

Our full-service medical equipment division delivers the following and more:

Glucometer, TestStrips and related blood sugar monitoring supplies

Diabetic socks for proper care of extremities

Power Wheelchairs and Scooters

Forearm Crutches

Diabetic lotions and creams for proper skin care

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