January 19, 2015
Research conducted by Home Instead, Inc. uncovered the great potential in preventing many senior hospitalizations with early detection and proactive actions.
Further, 99% of nurses surveyed said the role the family plays is as important as the role played by health care professionals.
Recognizing these potential risks will help you provide great support to your loved one, with the aim of keeping them healthy and out of the hospital.
Risks can vary from low to high. But any risk, no matter how seemingly minor, could quickly become a high risk if left unattended.
Engage with the Hospitalization Risk Meter* to learn more about 10 factors that may pose low, moderate and high risk for potential hospitalization.
*Please note that the content included in this interactive Hospitalization Risk Meter is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be construed as being medical advice or a substitute for receiving professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified medical provider for any questions you or a loved one may have regarding a medical condition. Home Instead, Inc. and the Home Instead Senior Care® franchise and master franchise network expressly disclaim any liability with respect to the content in this interactive Hospitalization Risk Meter.
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