Author Archives for Clarence Reber

6 Activities to Lift your Spirits

January 24, 2022 8:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We get it. Like many of you, we’ve had our battles with COVID fatigue. But we’ve also had the pleasure of finding Silver Linings! Here are a few silver lining activities that our team has found during this challenging time to lift our spirits and occupy our minds. Find one new thing to do each day that corresponds with one... View Post


5 Vital Winter Safety Tips for Elderly Parents and Loved Ones

December 15, 2021 7:55 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

‘Tis the season to be jolly. The winter season is a time of festivities, skiing and family time. It’s also notable for low temperatures and windy weather, which pose health risks to our elderly parents and loved ones. Mitigating winter risks is important in helping older loved ones breeze through these cold months while staying healthy and happy.  Winter Weather... View Post


11 Reasons to be a Home Health Aide

December 1, 2021 2:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Look no further than Silver Lining Home Healthcare for a team of professionals who are passionate about promoting careers in our industry. We love what we do and recognize the honor it is to be able to care for our clients. We are always eager to talk about our profession and share insights with individuals who have had even a... View Post


5 Steps to Improving Your Skills as a Caregiver

October 26, 2021 5:34 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Becoming a caregiver is an important first step toward a rewarding career. What you do after that first step is vital to developing your skills and advancing your career as a caregiver. How can you hone your skills and grow professionally as a caregiver? We’ve identified 5 steps you can take that will improve your skills, enhance your career satisfaction,... View Post


What Are a Caregiver’s Duties?

September 29, 2021 7:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ultimately, a caregiver is someone who can provide the necessary physical, mental and emotional support to clients. Because this means a daily fluctuation in expectations and the requirement to “bring your whole self”, being a caregiver is incredibly rewarding, critically important to the quality of life of the individual you’re caring for, and also challenging. For this blog post, I’m... View Post


Is it Forgetfulness Or Is It Dementia?

August 26, 2021 7:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

As we age, we seem to ask ourselves this question with more frequency. We misplace keys. We can’t think of a word or recall the name of an acquaintance.  Committing a new task to memory seems difficult. How do we know if our forgetfulness is a symptom of getting older or if we’re experiencing dementia? Let’s have a look at... View Post


Becoming a Home Health Aide (HHA)

July 27, 2021 4:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Have you always wanted to get into healthcare but did not know where to start? Have you ever thought about becoming a professional certified home health aide (HHA)? Career opportunities for HHAs are growing rapidly. At Silver Lining Home Healthcare, we have experienced this growth first-hand with an increase in both clients and new hires. To maintain our growth, we... View Post


4 STEPS TO UNDERSTANDING A NEW DIAGNOSIS

July 2, 2021 2:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Getting a new diagnosis–of anything–can be a real challenge. You might feel like something is wrong with you, or like your body let you down. If the prognosis is poor, you might find yourself launched into a world of “what ifs” and regret. There is no one right way to handle a new diagnosis; today, we do want to provide... View Post


What Is The Difference Between Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicaid And Medicaid Waiver?

May 12, 2021 5:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicaid and Medicaid Waiver programs are distinct in the coverage and care they can provide you. They can also provide you with a healthy dose of confusion! Let’s take a look at these health insurance programs for better understanding. What are Medicare and Medicare Advantage?  Medicare can be administered in 2 different ways–Original Medicare (or just “Medicare”)... View Post


4 Reasons to Retire in Delaware

March 30, 2021 3:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Florida dominates in the “top retirement” lists. It’s affordable in many areas, has many amenities for aging adults, and has warmer weather than northern states. We get it: warmer weather + aging bones = happiness.  But there’s an issue with Florida–it’s not the Northeast. And if you’re from the Northeast, have family close by, or like the seasons, then you... View Post