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The Vital Role of Pharmacists in Home Care

EQC Home Care, a leading provider of private home care services in the Portland Metro area, understands the critical role of pharmacists in the healthcare ecosystem. A core part of our care provision involves medication management, where pharmacists are integral. This article delves into the pivotal role of pharmacists in optimizing medication management for home…

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Preparing for Pediatric Home Care: Key Factors to Consider

At EQC Home Care, we understand the unique challenges and considerations in preparing for pediatric home care. As a premier provider of private home care services in the Portland Metro area, we are dedicated to guiding families through this critical transition. This article provides key considerations to help you prepare for your child’s home care…

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The Role of Caregivers in Occupational Therapy

At EQC Home Care, we firmly believe in the power of collaborative care. As a private in-home occupational therapy provider for older adults in the Portland Metro area, we recognize the integral role caregivers play in this therapeutic journey. This article will highlight how caregivers contribute to the efficacy of occupational therapy and how their…

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Maximize ABA Therapy with Parent Training

At EQC Home Care, we recognize parents’ fundamental role in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy. As a provider of private ABA therapy services in the Portland Metro area, we understand that parental involvement in the therapeutic process is vital. This article will explore the importance of parent training in ABA therapy, providing insight into how…

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How to Choose a Home Care Agency: A Step-by-Step Guide

At EQC Home Care, we understand that choosing an home care agency can be a complex and emotional journey. Selecting the right assistance for you or your loved ones in the Portland Metro area requires careful thought and planning. We have created this guide to simplify this process, helping you make an informed and confident…

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Enhancing Senior Safety with Home Improvements

At Essential Quality Care, we’re dedicated to supporting the well-being of seniors in the Portland Metro Area by creating safer, more comfortable living environments. Central to this mission is home modifications. Our occupational therapists are instrumental in this process, bringing their expertise directly to our patient’s homes to recommend safety measures, adaptive equipment, and strategies…

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Is ABA Therapy Right for Your Child?

Navigating the world of therapeutic options for your child can be challenging. At Essential Quality Care, we understand this and are committed to helping you make informed decisions. One such therapy we offer is Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), a proven approach widely utilized for children with developmental disorders, especially those on the autism spectrum. But is…

Managing Summer Heat: Essential Tips for Seniors

Essential Quality Care understands the unique challenges seniors face during the summer months. With rising temperatures, it’s crucial to recognize the risks and learn how to manage the heat effectively. Here, we offer some essential tips to help seniors stay safe, comfortable, and healthy during the summer heat. Stay Hydrated Dehydration is a significant risk…

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Key Benefits of Home Nursing Care

Home nursing services provide invaluable support and peace of mind when caring for your loved one. Essential Quality Care is dedicated to offering stable and compassionate care that exceeds expectations. Our team of skilled nurses is committed to providing personalized attention, fostering a deep sense of trust and well-being for your loved one. With unwavering…

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Comprehensive ABA Therapy Services

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy is a scientifically validated approach often used in treating individuals with autism and other developmental conditions. As part of our wide range of services, Essential Quality Care (EQC) is proud to offer expert ABA therapy in Portland, Oregon. Understanding ABA Therapy ABA therapy is a type of therapy that improves…