There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. However, as a reminder, CDC always recommends everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases, including: Avoid close contact with people who are sick. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. Stay home when you are sick. Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash. Clean and disinfect frequently touched
Watch for symptoms Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.* Fever Cough Shortness of breath Call your doctor if you… Develop symptoms, and have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19 OR Have recently traveled from an area with widespread or ongoing community spread of COVID-19. *This is based on what has been seen previously as the incubation period of MERS-CoV viruses. More information Stop the spread
On February 11, 2020 the World Health Organization announced an official name for the disease that is causing the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak, first identified in Wuhan China. The new name of this disease is coronavirus disease 2019, abbreviated as COVID-19. In COVID-19, ‘CO’ stands for ‘corona,’ ‘VI’ for ‘virus,’ and ‘D’ for disease. Formerly, this disease was referred to as “2019 novel coronavirus” or “2019-nCoV”. There are many types of human coronaviruses including some that commonly cause mild upper-respiratory tract illnesses. COVID-19
Just a quick note of thanks for the paperwork and to say that Randi is doing a great job with my Father. I stopped in to see him last Friday around noon partly so I could meet her and see how things were going. I was impressed with how she is very patient while being persistent … perfect for my Father … and does not like to just sit. She is always asking what she can do next. It was
This month’s caregiver spotlight goes to the one and only, Maria! Maria has been with Regent since 2014 and hasn’t slowed down. Each Client she meets is greeted with a smile and receives exceptional care. She promotes Teamwork and breathes Compassion. Great Job, Maria! Thank you for your Excellence in Service and exceptional work ethic. #OneRegent
CAREGIVER SPOTLIGHT ALERT! This week, we would like to celebrate caregiver, Rhonda, from our Southern Maryland Location. She has been a part of our Regent Family for less than 3 months and is nothing short of committed. Her Clients speak highly of her; She is nimble with every case she accepts. And most importantly – she Cares. Rhonda, we can’t THANK YOU enough for CHOOSING Regent Healthcare. We are the lucky ones.
Regent Healthcare, Inc is proud to announce they have been presented with The Best of Home Care – Employer of Choice 2019 Award. This accomplishment is based on caregiver satisfaction ratings through a Third-Party Research Firm called Home Care Pulse.
This Month’s Caregiver Spotlight belongs to our very own, Ms. Kendra! She has been a part of our Regent Family since 2016 blessing our clients with her genuine nature of care. The family of our late client took the time in acknowledging their mother’s caregiver, Kendra, for her compassionate in-home care she gave during their time with Regent. “The family would like to acknowledge the excellent care received by Regent Healthcare during the last two years of Mom’s illness. Words cannot
This month’s Spotlight goes to our one-and-only, Nelly! She has been a part of our Regent Family for 7 years and has blessed so many families with her compassionate care. Her connection with clients is a special one and we are forever grateful for her. Just recently, one of her clients family included Nelly in her Eulogy because of the impact she left after their loved ones passing. We cannot thank her enough for being exactly what Regent represents –
Our Caregiver, Glenn, went above and beyond for her client when he started showing signs of distress. She was fast acting, utilized her Office Support to get him the proper care he needed to stabilize. Family was very grateful for her support and couldn’t thank her enough for a job well done! Thank you Glenn. Your Genuine approach in caring for your client exceeds our Regent Standard. We appreciate you!