Category: Senior Care

How do you know when a loved one needs geriatric care? It’s not always an easy decision, but the team at Santé can help. Signs your loved one needs geriatric care may become apparent when caring for them yourself. Some situations are more obvious, but others may leave you feeling unsure about what to do.

At Santé, short-term rehab, home health care, and many other health care services are delivered through a continuum of care that focuses on providing the best possible experience for patients and their loved ones throughout the course of their journey. This is the difference that sets Santé apart from other rehabilitation centers across the spectrum of care, from rehabilitation and skilled nursing to hospice and home health.

As the muscles in your body get older, they may lose tone and become rigid. Lost muscle mass can make your body weaker. Joints can also break down causing inflammation and stiffness. These symptoms are common among elderly and can lead to immobility. There’s nothing worse than feeling chronic pain during simple daily tasks like… Read More »

Deciding when you should start hospice care is not easy. It’s necessary to start hospice care for many reasons, but most often upon the recommendation of your doctor or after a terminal diagnosis.