Navigation Links
SYNERGY HomeCare Offers Free Home Safety Assessments
Date:6/18/2012

Gilbert, Ariz. (PRWEB) June 18, 2012

In support of National Safety Month, SYNERGY HomeCare, a national franchisor of in-home care, is providing free home safety evaluations. Safety in the home environment is important for the company, as it serves seniors and others with high risk of falling and other accidents.

The National Safety Council, reports that one in three adults 65 and older falls each year. Additionally the greater the age, the more dangerous falling becomes. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, people age 75 and older are four to five times more likely to be admitted into a long-term care facility than people aged 65 to 74.

Due to the frequency and danger of falls, the National Safety Council dedicated week three of National Safety Month to fall prevention. Among the resources on its site, the National Safety Council provides "Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls”, a guide to help people of all ages be more safe from falling.

“Falls result in 8.7 million emergency room visits annually and 55% of falls by seniors occur in their home”, says Dallas Bennewitz, VP of Marketing for SYNERGY HomeCare. “Our complimentary home safety evaluations help minimize the risk of trips and falls at home and provide peace of mind to seniors in our community and their family members.”

SYNERGY HomeCare’s comprehensive safety assessments can cover houses, apartments and other living environments. During a safety assessment, the SYNERGY HomeCare representative evaluates the interior and exterior of the home for clear pathways, safe flooring, adequate lighting, general safety precautions as well as other important safety considerations. The SYNERGY HomeCare representative can also provide suggestions to improve safety and lower the risk of falls and other injuries. To schedule your free home safety assessment visit http://www.synergyhomecare.com and contact the SYNERGY HomeCare agency in your community.

“Falls in the home can be life changing, SYNERGY Homecare’s home safety evaluations are a simple and affordable way help prevent them”, says Bennewitz.

About SYNERGY HomeCare
SYNERGY HomeCare, a national franchise of home care, was founded in 2000 in Gilbert, Ariz. Synergy HomeCare now has more than 135 franchises in 37 states. For additional information, please visit http://www.synergyhomecare.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/6/prweb9614701.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. US Drug Watchdog Launches Now Calls Transvaginal Mesh A Disaster For 100,000's of US Women Recipients And Offers The Names and Contacts Of The Best Women Attorneys
2. New molecular structure offers first picture of a protein family vital to human health
3. Skin transplant offers new hope for vitiligo patients
4. Study Offers Ways to Decrease Use of Restraints at Nursing Homes
5. Prosthetic retina offers simple solution to restoring sight
6. Botox Offers Little Relief for Migraine, Study Finds
7. Wilderness Medicine founder offers health tips for summer season
8. Mayo Clinic offers newly approved treatment for acid reflux disease
9. ACP-New York State Chapter partnership results in patient safety organization recognition
10. Analysis will examine safety of in-hospital underwater births
11. Keep Food Safety in Mind This Memorial Day Weekend
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... W.S. Badger Co. Inc ., the maker of certified ... Work Works Award for its use of effective workplace strategies to increase business and ... administered by the Families and Work Institute (FWI) and the Society for Human Resource ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... and clinical outcomes, hosted members and suppliers for its inaugural Member Conference at ... on their mission of elevating the operational health of America’s healthcare providers. , ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... Connor ... women’s basketball as a partner for the Tamika Catchings Legacy Tour that ... the industry leader in hardwood basketball surfaces in all forms and levels of the ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... The Woodlands at John ... a new model of care for living and healing, celebrated its grand opening, today. ... in a Real Home provided by Empowered Staff. , “This is an incredibly fulfilling ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... There are ... more than 32 million cancer survivors worldwide. On Sunday, June 5, 2016, communities around ... annual National Cancer Survivors Day®. , National Cancer Survivors Day® is an annual ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... 2016   , Study ... overall bowel cleansing and superiority in , ... of the ascending colon ... Norgine B.V. today announced new positive data from the ... bowel preparation) versus standard 2 litre PEG with ascorbate. The study ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. , May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... an oncology drug development company, today provided an ... Ib dose escalating clinical trial combining GEN-1, the ... for the treatment of newly-diagnosed patients with advanced ... by interval debulking surgery.  GEN-1 is an IL-12 ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... KONG , May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... COMBO ™ , la première ... des cathéters destinés à l,intervention portant sur ... (FAV)   OrbusNeich, entreprise mondiale ... permettant de changer la vie, a élargi ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: