Bathroom Safety with Patients in Mind: Creating Custom Solutions for Each Patient

In home healthcare, every patient is unique. This means, the importance of personalized care plans cannot be overstated. This holds especially true when it comes to ensuring bathroom safety, an essential aspect of daily living.   The Significance of Personalized Care Plans in Ensuring Bathroom Safety When it comes to bathroom safety, a one-size-fits-all approach will likely not be sufficient…

Continue reading

Woman holding her head because of a headache caused by holiday stress

Get a Gift Receipt on Stress this Holiday Season

The holiday season is supposed to be a time of joy, celebration, and gratitude. But for many people, it can also be a source of stress, anxiety, and frustration. Whether it’s due to financial worries, family conflicts, unrealistic expectations, or social pressure, stress can take a toll on your physical and mental health during the holidays. In this article, we…

Continue reading

Woman on couch sick with the flu blowing her nose

Flu Prevention through Vaccines and Handwashing

Flu, or influenza, is a contagious respiratory illness caused by viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness and sometimes lead to complications such as pneumonia, sinus infection, ear infection, or even death. According to the CDC, “most experts think that flu viruses are spread mainly by droplets made when people with flu cough, sneeze…

Continue reading

Woman in hospital bed with knee brace on recovering from knee surgery

Medical Equipment that can Make Recovering from Hip and Knee Replacement or Rotator Cuff Surgery More Manageable

Going through a hip, knee, or rotator cuff surgery can be quite challenging, especially during the recovery phase. Proper recovery after these procedures is vital to restore the joint’s functionality, strength, and flexibility. Thankfully, with modern medical equipment, recovery after surgery is now faster and easier than ever before. Here are the top five types of medical equipment that can…

Continue reading

Woman testing her sugar levels with lancet on fingertip

How to Support Your Loved Ones Who Have Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects over 37 million Americans. The disease requires daily self-management, which can be both challenging and stressful. If you have a loved one who has diabetes, you may wonder how you can best support them and help them cope with their condition. Here are some tips on how to be a supportive and caring…

Continue reading

African American woman sneezing into a tissue

How to Prevent and Treat Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a serious infection of the lungs that can cause difficulty breathing, fever, cough, and chest pain. Pneumonia can affect anyone, but some people are more at risk, such as older adults, children, and people with chronic diseases or weak immune systems. Pneumonia can be caused by different types of germs, such as bacteria, viruses, or fungi, and it…

Continue reading

AmeriCare Medical team at the Top Workplace event. From left to right: Joshua Schacht (HR Generalist); Madelyn Darbonne (Marketing Specialist); Greg Jamian (President & CEO); David Kashat (HR Recruiter).

AmeriCare Medical Wins 2023 Michigan Top Workplace Award Presented by the Detroit Free Press

AmeriCare Medical has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by the Detroit Free Press. Every year, the Detroit Free Press recognizes top businesses throughout the entire state of Michigan. Whether individuals are searching for employment, considering a career change, or seeking services from a reputable company with exceptional staff and working conditions, AmeriCare Medical stands out as a trusted choice to offer…

Continue reading

Image of a drawing of lungs being ripped open to show COPD

How to Choose the Best Medical Equipment for COPD

COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is a lung condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It causes breathing difficulties, coughing, wheezing, and reduced quality of life. COPD can also increase the risk of other health problems, such as heart disease, lung cancer, and infections. If you or someone you love has COPD, you may wonder what kind of medical…

Continue reading

Elderly woman using nebulizer

What is the Best Way to Clean and Store a Nebulizer?

A nebulizer is a device that converts liquid medication into a fine mist that can be inhaled through a mouthpiece or a mask. Nebulizers are often used by people with respiratory conditions, such as asthma, COPD, or cystic fibrosis, to deliver medication directly to their lungs. However, nebulizers can also harbor bacteria, viruses, fungi, or mold if they are not…

Continue reading

AmeriStaff-Logo

  Phone: (248) 288-2270

  Fax: (248) 288-5713

1938 Woodslee Drive
Troy MI 48083

5075 Cascade Rd S.E.
Suite R
Grand Rapids MI 49546

Proudly serving the following Michigan counties:
Oakland, Genesee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Washtenaw, Wayne, Kent, Ionia, Montcalm, and Ottawa

AmeriStaff Nursing Services © 2024. All rights reserved. An AmeriCare Medical, Inc. managed company.