As we get older, medication becomes an important component of our daily lives. High blood pressure, high cholesterol, and diabetes become all the more important to manage for elderly individuals, and for many of us, medication is the best way to keep these issues under control. Additionally, we all need our daily fill of vitamins and nutrients to stay healthy, and many of us will eventually require assistance in the form of prescription medication. At a certain point, with enough different types of medication needed to ensure that we’re as healthy as we can be, it may be best to have professional assistance to keep track of it all.
Trying to keep up with multiple medications can be stressful and potentially even dangerous if errors are made. Taking the wrong drug or taking the wrong dose of a drug by accident are common and hazardous mistakes, but the good news is that they’re avoidable. AllCare’s team of caring and compassionate professionals is here to help you make the process as quick and painless as it can be. Our medication management services can range from routine medication reminders performed by our caregivers in Goose Creek, SC, and nearby areas to true medication management performed by our RN.
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With our assistance, you or your loved one can establish a routine for taking your medication and then adhere to it. This way, there’s less time spent worrying about medication, and more time spent doing the things that matter most.
Benefits of Medication Management
There are several different benefits to having AllCare Living Services help manage your medication, including:
• Peace of mind managing multiple drug therapies.
• Reduced risk of medication errors.
• Improved health and overall wellness.
• Comprehensive medication list provided.
• Boost outcomes by reducing drug interactions.
Our medication management services performed by an RN include:
• Review of all prescription medications, over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and supplements.
• Development and maintenance of a list of all current medications.
• Weekly setup of medication tray by a licensed nurse.
• Supervision of medication refills and doctor appointments.
• Review of potential side effects.
• Communication with the physician for any concerns.
Part of AllCare’s personal care services includes medication reminders; however, only an RN is able to actually distribute the medications or provide information on them. Our Medication Management Services include everything from medication reminders to the actual distribution of medication.
Other In-Home Care Services
AllCare Living Services is here to ensure that you and your loved ones maintain the highest quality lifestyle possible. As such, we offer a wide variety of other in-home senior care services, including personal hygiene care, Alzheimer’s and dementia care, transportation services to and from events and appointments, and more. To learn more about the services we provide, please click on the button below.