Home Care in Spartanburg: How We Help Prevent Falls

Home Care in Spartanburg | Interim HealthCare of the Upstate

Getting the call that an elderly loved one has fallen at home is a situation every family dreads. Unfortunately, 1 in 4 older adults will fall each year, putting them at risk for hip fractures, traumatic brain injuries, and other serious health concerns. Our home care in Spartanburg, SC provides a convenient and compassionate solution to help protect your elderly relatives. 

Interim HealthCare of the Upstate is one of the most trusted care providers in the area because we put the comfort and well-being of our clients first. To our caregivers, reducing fall risk is essential to help local seniors live as comfortably and fully as possible. That's why fall prevention takes priority.

Reducing Fall Risk with Comprehensive Home Care in Spartanburg

Our services can include the following services to help protect your loved one from a fall:

  • Identifying hazards in their home - Our care team can look out for anything in your loved one's home that may contribute to fall risk. They may recommend removing clutter, installing guard rails and non-stick mats in the bathroom, spacing out or removing some furniture, and other small changes.
  • Providing physical support with riskier activities - Walking, bathing, grasping for hard-to-reach objects, and other typical aspects of daily life that can become dangerous for many seniors. Our care professionals can help with any tasks your loved one can't manage as easily.
  • Helping with prescribed physical therapy exercises - Strength, balance, and coordination are key to reducing the risk — and potential impact — of a fall. We can assist your loved one with specific exercises that target these areas.

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With the right home care in place, your loved one should feel comfortable and secure in their own home. This service, ideally, should meet and exceed your family member's basic needs. It should also make your family feel less anxious about your loved one's day-to-day well-being.

We're proud to provide this essential support for families in the following communities:

  • Easley
  • Spartanburg
  • Greenville
  • Anderson
  • Greenville County
  • Spartanburg County
  • Pickens County
  • Anderson County
  • Cherokee County
  • Oconee County
  • Union County
  • Laurens County
  • And throughout the surrounding area

Find out how our home care in Spartanburg can change your loved one's life for the better by calling (864) 627-1200 today.

 

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Interim HealthCare of the Upstate is here to answer your questions and provide services such as hospice, home care, and personal care. Reach out to learn how we can help you and your loved one today.

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