Post-Surgery: Goals of Home-Based Surgical Care
There are a lot of things to think about when a loved one is about to have major surgery. After the procedure is complete and recovery has begun, there are even more questions to consider. Is there a risk of falling? What is the medication schedule? Does your loved one need help a few hours …
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Recovering From Surgery: Your elderly parent is home from the hospital. What happens next?
Recovering from Surgery demands attention and focus. How do you accomplish that when a parent comes home from the hospital? This article from the Washington Post gives us a look at what happens next. When my 87-year-old mother was hospitalized for the second time in as many weeks with congestive heart failure, my siblings and …
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