Happy Social Worker’s Month! Social Work Month in March is a time to celebrate the great profession of social work. Riverside Home Health Care would like to recognize Becky Owen, a licensed medical social worker in home health care.
Thank you so much for everything you do Becky!
During the month of November, the home care and hospice community honors the millions of nurses, home care aides, therapists, and social workers who make a remarkable difference for the patients and families they serve. These heroic caregivers play a central role in our health care system and in homes across the nation. To recognize their efforts, we call upon all Americans to commemorate the power of caring, both at the home and in their local communities, and ask them to join with the National Association for Home Care & Hospice (NAHC) by celebrating November as Home Care and Hospice Month.
In addition, Home Care Aide Week takes place the second full week of the month, November 7-13, 2021. Join us in honoring these compassionate, tireless workers who play an invaluable role for their clients as caregivers, companions, and friends.
-Home care providers will travel about 8 billion miles to deliver the best health care in the world;
-Ninety percent of Americans want to age in place, and home care is the preferred method of health care delivery among the disabled, elderly, and chronically ill;
-and Home care provides high-quality, compassionate care to more than 5 million Americans annually.