Never Leave Wounds Untreated
Wounds, if left untreated, might lead to severe infection and other serious complications because of the bacteria that get inside the wound. Without immediate action and treatment, the germs in the wound may spread and might lead to blood poisoning. It is really important to treat wounds as soon as possible and they should not be left open to heal.
For the case of our senior loved ones, there may be some who may not have the mobility, dexterity, or mental capacity to care and even perform first-aid to their wound and injury. This will increase their risk of infection, especially for deep cuts.
Do not let your senior loved one suffer alone if ever they get wounds. To ensure their health and safety at home, consider asking help from a home care South Side area. Caregivers can improve the safety of your loved one because they are well-trained in treating and applying appropriate first-aid to your loved one’s wound or injury. Also, when the caregivers are around, they will be able to assist and guide your loved one with walking, bathing, climbing the stairs, and more. Thus, there will be fewer chances of getting injuries.
D’D Home Healthcare, Inc. is a provider of high-quality home healthcare in Bolingbrook, Illinois. We are passionate and dedicated to providing quality healthcare services to improve your and your senior loved one’s quality of life.
If you have a loved one who is suffering from post-stroke or post-surgery symptoms, we also offer in-home therapy to help with their recovery.
We also want you to know that if you are a Medicare and Medicaid patient, we can offer you free home care in Illinois. Talk to us today and let us know how we can help.