Caring Hearts of Rochester, LLC
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Seniors recovering from heart attacks, stroke, COPD, chronic heart failure, hip fractures, back surgery, cancer surgery/chemo therapy, and kidney dialysis all need some level of home care to continue to recover and regain their health to the fullest extent possible. Many times the doctor also recommends lifestyle changes such as a different diet, walking, regular daytime rest periods, new medications and treatments, and social interaction to ward-off depression and social isolation.
All of this can be overwhelming to the senior and their family caregiver. Professional home care from a licensed home care agency has proven to reduce readmission rates to the hospital. Seniors discharged from hospitals with consistent follow-up non-medical home care were 15 percent less likely to be readmitted within 30 days than those who did not receive home care.
It’s impossible to measure the reduced stress, increased enjoyment of life, and the peace of mind homecare brings to the senior and their family. Licensed home care managed by a team of professionals is available to you 24/7; we are always just a phone call away.
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Kevin and his wife, Candy, lived in Naples, Florida for 10 years, where three of their four children were born. He was recruited to the insurance industry by a colleague who felt his personality would benefit people with needs. The insurance industry became a big part of their lives. He evaluated peoples’ risks, working with property and casualty, and life products, and later began to underwrite Long Term Care insurance as people were beginning to plan for their futures. He started two agencies, then bought a third. In his last three years before selling his third agency, he was ranked in the top 10%, top 5% & then top 1% nationally out of the more than 12,500 Allstate agencies in the U.S. at the time. Kevin’s success can be accredited to his kind nature and his genuine desire to help individuals and families with their needs. He feels very at home meeting with people and discussing their needs, a trait that has been very helpful in his continued success with Caring Hearts of Rochester. Kevin returned to Rochester in 2006 to introduce their young children to snow and to be closer to his extended family.
After having returned to Rochester from their careers in other states, John and Kevin reconnected. Alzheimer’s had afflicted both of their families, and they had both experienced and witnessed the challenges associated with the role of being a caregiver. Kevin’s and John’s collective experiences complemented their desire to work with families and individuals in need. They founded Caring Hearts of Rochester and have since been able work in a capacity that has become a passion for them. They are both Certified Senior Advisors (CSA), a designation earned through education, study and experience in the Elderly and Geriatric Care Profession. Their number one concern is providing their senior clients with ethical and effective services and products. Caring Hearts of Rochester is associated with numerous local affiliations for the elderly in the Upstate NY area including Lifespan, Eldersource, and the Greater Rochester Area Partnership for the Elderly.
As the co-founders and hands-on managers of Caring Hearts of Rochester, we thank you for this opportunity to tell you about our passion. We are responsible for the services we offer, for the people we hire, for the training they receive, for the quality and reliability of the services our team delivers to you and your loved ones. Give us a call so that we may learn more about you and your needs at (585) 861-CARE(2273)
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