Eleanor: A Geriatric Care Management Case Study

Geriatric Care Management is a hot button topic in the healthcare industry today. Researching and coordinating all the available care options for seniors can be time consuming and draining. There is an obvious need for geriatric care coordinators/managers to help take the pressure off the overwhelmed caregivers and family members. What follows is a case […]

Hospital Readmission Reduction and the Role of Home Care Providers

It’s obvious to anyone following the national news that the importance of home health care is increasing across America. There are numerous social influences helping to drive this marketplace shift: economic pressures, demographic shifts, consumer choices and government initiatives. One of the more intense focus points lately has become the trend towards reducing hospital readmissions. […]

A Passion for Home Health Nursing

By: Carmen Dalton, RN-BC, Director of Nursing When you think of a Registered Nurse, what do you envision? Do you think of someone dressed in white scrubs, walking up and down busy hospital hallways answering call lights? Do you imagine someone running a code in the emergency room, or caring for clients in a different […]

Occupational Therapy for the Elderly

By Stefanie R Pruss April is National Occupational Therapy Month. In honor of this discipline – and in honor of the wonderful therapists who work so diligently every day to provide therapy to our loved ones – it is important to understand what occupational therapy is and how it can be not only useful, but […]

Celebrating Social Work Month 2017

By: Linda MacDonald, CSW, Certified Geriatric Care Manager, Dementia Care Specialist. CREATING HAPPY MEMORIES I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. – Maya Angelou People living with Alzheimer’s and dementia can, and do, have the capacity to […]

Make A Wish New Jersey Benefit Feb 26 (UPDATED)

Unicity is a proud sponsor and partner with Care One for this worthy cause. Please join us and share with family and friends. UPDATED 3/1/17 Please enjoy a slideshow from the Make-A-Wish New Jersey Benefit