Caring Senior Service owner in Northern Virginia, Wayne Mitchell, was published in McKnights Home Care. His article focuses on how to educate families on aging in place. Today, many families don't know where to start when a loved one needs care. It's up to senior advocates, like Wayne, to help guide families and inform them of their options. Wayne actually co-authored a book Aging in Place Conversations: What Industry Experts Have To Say to help families get answers to their questions.
In the article, Wayne also touches on the difference between home care and home health care — two vastly different services that are often viewed as one in the same. However, both services can help keep seniors safe at home.
By understanding these nuances and seeking answers to questions early on in the aging in place process, families can be best prepared to manage the challenges they might face.
Learn more in the full article.