Care Giving for Medically Fragile Kids

Pediatric Home Health Care Services Pediatric home health care services help children cope with illness or disability. They also help the patient’s family by giving them a sense of support. Pediatric home care services must be tailored for each child to provide the level of service that is appropriate for their situation. Usually, these children…

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Traits to Look for in a Caregiver

Choosing a caregiver is no easy task. Your loved one deserves the best care possible. A caregiver needs to do more than provide physical assistance. An exceptional caregiver will provide support, hope and kindness while fostering a strong bond with your loved one. Every patient has unique needs but some traits are universally important for…

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Respite Care Services

Caregiving is a demanding job. Take time for yourself to run errands, relax or go on vacation. No matter how much you love caregiving, everyone needs a break. You need time outside of your caregiving duties to relax, recharge, engage in social interactions and gain new perspectives. That’s where our team comes in. Essential Quality…

Post-Quarantine Guidance

As stay at home orders lift at various phases across the country, it can be difficult to know what is best for your elderly or immune-compromised loved one. On one hand, safety comes first but on the other, loneliness and depression can be exacerbated by staying in quarantine. Every person has their own complex medical…

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Home Care for All Ages

While many home care agencies specialize in care for seniors, our staff of caregivers and nurses are also trained to work with infants, children and adults. We can all use a helping hand from time to time regardless of age. The Essential Quality Care team can create a unique care plan for you. Keep reading…

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Medication Management & Pharmacist Consulting

Taking medications as prescribed is critical. A growing medication list can become overwhelming quickly. You not only have to remember when and how much medication to take but it’s also important to keep track of refills, possible drug interactions and more. Instead of a rushed consultation at a big chain pharmacy, EQC home care has…

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COVID-19 – Our Proactive Measures

With the current spread of COVID-19, the entire Essential Quality Care team is committed to helping you stay healthy. Our team takes the following precautions with every in-home care service. You can implement them into your daily routine to protect yourself even when our care professionals aren’t around. How We Protect Ourselves (And You Can…