Senior Wellness: Nurses helping at home

Senior Wellness: Getting help from a nurse

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - There are more and more ways that healthcare professionals to help as the healthcare industry changes, and nurses are a major part of that. Nurses and the services they provide aren't just limited to hospitals and doctor's offices. 

Nurses can help people living at home by making home visits, managing medications, and answering questions. 

Nurses can also help at rehabilitation facilities, and at other care facilities for those unable to remain at home. 

The costs can seem hig, but many of these services could be covered by insurance. In other cases, there are community resources available to help ease the financial burden. 

You can find out more about some of the services available in West Michigan by visiting the Porter Hills website

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