Our Caregivers

Caregiver Spotlight

Caregiver Spotlight: Sharron Smith It gives us great pleasure to highlight Sharron Smith for the first edition of Caregiver Spotlight!  Caregiver Spotlight is a recognition program for Regent Healthcare caregivers that demonstrate exceptional service and a deep committment to Regent’s core values of Reliability, Excellence in Service, Genuinity, Enthusiasm, Nimbleness, and Teamwork. Sharron is a Certified Nursing Assistant and Medication Technician and is new to Regent Healthcare this year.  Sharron immediately attracted our attention by receiving outstanding client feedback, developing compassionate relationships

Care For Yourself While Caring For a Loved One

Care For Yourself While Caring For a Loved One Per the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 15 million Americans provide unpaid care for people with Alzheimer’s or other dementias.  In 2016, these caregivers provided an estimated 18.2 billion hours of care valued at over $230 billion. What is the #1 rule of caregiving? The caregiver needs to take care of herself to be any good for the person she’s caring for daily. The problem is that many caregivers don’t do this; instead they

Get the Best Caregiver for You

Get the Best Caregiver for You You’ve made the decision to let a caregiver come into your home to assist. That was hard enough. Now you are getting apprehensive about what to expect when the caregiver arrives for work. If you don’t have experience with in-home care, all sorts of “worst case scenarios” are whirling about in your head. And then there are the questions: What should you do if you don’t like the caregiver? How should you approach problems? Who