Nizhoni Health Explores One Veteran’s Experience with the Boston VA Hospital
Earlier this year, there was an important discussion about veterans’ mental health at the VA Boston Healthcare System’s Brockton Campus. We had the honor of hearing from Sergeant Diclecio Dos Anjos who is a Medical Support Assistant at the VA hospital and is one of its biggest advocates because of the care he received there.
Nizhoni Health Recognizes Outstanding Care Providers During National Physical Therapy Month
National Physical Therapy Month is an annual opportunity to recognize the outstanding care provided by both the physical and occupational therapy teams at Nizhoni Health. Our Director of Rehabilitation Services, Lisa Cheney, MSPT, knows the value and importance of the care these teams provide.
Nizhoni Health Provides Emergency Plan for National Preparedness Month
In the past few weeks, Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma reminded us just how important it is to have a plan in place before an emergency strikes. While much of the damage can’t be prevented, a strong emergency plan can help people and their communities recover faster from a traumatic event.
Emergencies can come in the form of natural disasters, disease epidemics, terrorist attacks or many other kinds of occurrences. Luckily, there is a vast library of resources available to help you prepare for an emergency.
What does the best physical therapy program include?
Physical, Occupation and Speech therapy can increase the quality of life for someone who has recently suffered from an injury or physical illness. You can improve your mobility with the right combination of planning, effort and guidance from a clinician. Read more about these types of services here and watch our most recent video!
June is PTSD Awareness Month, in this blog post we will discuss how it affects veterans and civilians alike. We spoke to Michelle Saunders, a veteran who helps others recover from the disorder and assimilate back into the communities they serve.
April may be Alcohol Awareness Month, but understanding the dangers of alcohol abuse and addiction is a year-round endeavor. The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence reports that one in every 12 adults in the U.S. suffers from alcohol abuse or dependence. Millions more Americans engage in binge drinking patterns.
Throughout our company's history, Nizhoni Health has made efforts to hire the most thorough clinicians with a knack for seeing emerging trends in health care. We choose those that are dedicated not only to treating our clients effectively, but also finding ways to ensure our services become better each and every day. Our clinicians are truly dedicated to the communities in which they live and work.
On occasion, one of our clinicians will earn an award or demonstrate expertise through a quote in the media. We’re happy to say that one of our longest-tenured clinicians is featured in a recent post for Wicked Local Watertown.
It is crucial for Clinicians to pay close attention during and after a discharge from a medical facility. Medication errors and hospital readmissions can be common without the right guidance. Continue reading to find ways to ensure an effective transition home for you or a loved one.