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How to Help the Elderly Avoid Loneliness

How to Help the Elderly Avoid Loneliness?

Loneliness can be harmful to our health, including our mental health, and for older people this can be even harder. Their home may once have been a thriving hub of activity, with children running around and constant visitors through the doors. However, families grow up and move away, leaving people

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Is Home Healthcare A Good Idea

Is Home Healthcare A Good Idea?

Most pharmacies serve the elderly population either via care homes in their area or by supporting people who have a home health care package. PTMD are a recognised care home pharmacy in Bloxham and Kineton. If you are looking for pharmaceutical services which are experienced with the elderly and with

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How is a Care Home Pharmacy Beneficial for Seniors

How is a Care Home Pharmacy Beneficial for Seniors?

Care homes are assisted living facilities for people who are struggling to care for themselves and even with help from friends, family and caretakers, had a needs assessment which found that they are in need of a care home. Some people with medical conditions that require round the clock care

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Why Partner with a Care Home Pharmacy?

Why Partner with a Care Home Pharmacy?

Every care home strives to provide the highest standard of care for their patients. They have a wide range of responsibilities from medical care, to providing nutrition, to ensuring each patient’s social and emotional needs are being met. It is no short order providing this comprehensive level of care and

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Guide to Working in Care Homes

Guide to Working in Care Homes

The roles of pharmacists have greatly expanded over the years. A cornerstone of community health, pharmacists have the skills to provide essential services that used to only be available in GP surgeries. Their diverse expertise makes them a vital resource for care homes. One of the greatest benefits is on-site,

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Helping Care Homes Make Medications Safer

Helping Care Homes Make Medications Safer

In 2020, a medical journal published a study that revealed there are over 237 million medication errors each year in England. In addition to causing over 1700 deaths every year, these errors cost the NHS almost 100 million annually. Some medication errors are linked to hospitals and GPs, but the

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