Employee Spotlight – Showing Appreciation for our Caregivers

This month, Divine Home Care launched a new program to recognize our caregivers. We know the importance of hiring and retaining great employees to help make our company the best it can be. The Office Manager from each of our offices will choose one … [Read more...]

Brighten Dark Winter Days – Coping with Seasonal Affective Disorder and the Winter Blues

I was asking around the office this morning to see if anyone had any ideas about a blog topic I should write on today. One of the nurses said, "Write about Seasonal Affective Disorder. It's that time of year and I'm really noticing the winter blues … [Read more...]

Giving Back

At one of our offices about a month ago, we were discussing what we wanted to do for a little office Christmas party. Normally, we draw a name from the hat and spend $15-$20 on that person, have a potluck lunch and then exchange those gifts. This … [Read more...]

Healthy Habits – Amidst the Christmas Season

We have come to that time of year! For each of us, some of our lives get busier, some slower, some wait patiently while some struggle to bear the excitement.  Nonetheless, food takes a huge role in family and friends gatherings during the … [Read more...]

National Home Care Month!

November is National Home Care Month. This month is a time when the home care community joins together to celebrate and raise awareness about the many individuals who make home care possible. From an array of health, therapeutic and social services … [Read more...]

Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

If you have turned on the news at any time in the past few weeks, I'm sure you have heard stories about the fungal meningitis outbreak in the United States. The outbreak has been linked to five confirmed cases in Minnesota alone. So, what exactly is … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s Disease – It’s Not Normal Aging

Alzheimer's is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other intellectual abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer's disease accounts for 50 to 80 percent of dementia cases, according to the … [Read more...]

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

September is World Alzheimer's Month and today, September 21st, is Alzheimer's Action Day. The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the nations largest event to raise money for research and support for this disease and Divine Home Care is participating in the … [Read more...]

September is National Preparedness Month

This month we are reminded to plan and prepare for disasters.  The Department of Homeland Security and the Red Cross want us to be aware of simple steps we can take in our pledge to prepare.  We have already seen a number of disasters this year, … [Read more...]

Immunization Awareness – Get Your Shots!

August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM). It is the perfect time to remind people to get up to date with their immunizations (or vaccinations) with school starting and flu season just around the corner. An immunization is a way to … [Read more...]