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How the Ready-Set-Go Home Program Reduces Hospital Readmissions in and Around Benton, AR
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How the Ready-Set-Go Home Program Reduces Hospital Readmissions in and Around Benton, AR

For seniors in Alexander, Benton, Bryant, Mabelvale, and other communities in Arkansas who are about to be released from the hospital and might require assistance with the discharge planning process as well as their recovery at home, Visiting Angels® of Benton has developed a program called Ready-Set-Go Home. The goal of this transitional care program is to reduce patients' chances of being readmitted to the hospital, allowing them to recover in familiar surroundings and resume their lives as independently as possible. Our in-home care providers are trained to help seniors in a wide range of circumstances, giving them the greatest opportunity possible to age in place without having to deal with the stress of a hospital readmission.

Why Are Hospital Readmissons Common Among Seniors?

Statistics show that seniors have a high chance of going back to the hospital. Nearly 20 percent of Medicare patients are readmitted within four weeks after being released from the hospital. Because rehospitalization can disrupt your senior loved one's routine and introduce new risks, it is critical to assist them in avoiding the situations that contribute to problems and further hospital readmissions.

For instance, staying in a hospital may be exhausting, especially for your elderly loved one. They may have trouble sleeping and feel overwhelmed by the stress of a hospital stay. After a stay in the hospital, it may be difficult for even the most self-reliant seniors to handle daily tasks like preparing meals, getting to and from doctor's appointments, and remembering to take their medications. As a consequence, neglecting these responsibilities might hasten their health deterioration and pave the way for difficulties.

How Our In-Home Care Providers Help Seniors in Saline County

Visiting Angels of Benton offers a program called Ready-Set-Go Home to assist get your loved one back on their feet after they have been hospitalized for an illness or injury. Our in-home care providers will work with your family to help them get ready for their loved one's release and develop a care plan tailored to their specific requirements and challenges.

Following discharge, your loved one's caregiver will be able to help them with a wide range of tasks around the house. Our transitional care team provides a comprehensive variety of services via the Ready-Set-Go Home program, including medication reminders, food preparation, and help with bathing and getting dressed.

Contact our Benton, AR, to see if the Ready-Set-Go Home program is the right solution for your loved one!

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Serving Alexander, Benton, Bryant, Mabelvale and Surrounding Areas

Visiting Angels BENTON, AR
17724 Interstate 30 Suite 4 Office 14
Benton, AR 72019
Phone: 501-300-9308
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