Devising emergency plans ahead of time allows family members to focus on the important tasks of easing anxiety and offering reassurance.
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 11, 2007
LivHOME, the nation's largest provider of professionally led at-home care for seniors, has released a new episode of The Senior Care Podcast by LivHOME that focuses on emergency planning.
Episode 3 -- Preparing for Emergencies features a discussion of LivHOME's experiences caring for seniors during the recent San Diego fires. It focuses on the importance of advance preparation, essential steps in the planning process, the value of communication tools, and ways to ease seniors' fears during emergency events.
"What may seem to be the smallest of details during a normal day, such as a medication log or pharmacy numbers, becomes a critical piece of information during an emergency," said Ed Petrivelli, executive director of LivHOME's San Diego office. "Devising emergency plans ahead of time allows family members to focus on the important tasks of easing anxiety and offering reassurance."
Episode 3 of The Senior Care Podcast by LivHOME can be found at the podcast's homepage (http://www.livhome.com/podcast). Listeners can subscribe to the show via RSS feed, email or through the iTunes store. Episode 3 has a runtime of 12 minutes, 2 seconds.
LivHOME is the nation’s largest provider of professionally led at-home care for seniors. The company is dedicated to finding solutions that enable seniors to remain in their homes for as long as possible. Based in Los Angeles, LivHOME delivers high quality at-home care throughout California as well as select markets in Illinois, Minnesota and Texas. For more information, visit http://www.livhome.com.
Cindy Martin, (847) 864-9540
cindy @ farrellkramer.com
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