Paget’s Awareness Day

Paget’s disease is a disease of the bone that interferes with its normal process of gradually renewing and replacing old bone tissue with new bone tissue. When the bone tissue doesn’t renew, bones can become fragile. Commonly affected areas are the pelvis, skull,...

National Blood Donor Month

National Blood Donor Month is recognized every January for nearly 50 years to remind others about the life-saving impact of blood and platelet donors. According to America’s Blood Center, 31,000 pints of blood are used every day.  January is one of the most difficult...

National Influenza Vaccination Week

National Influenza Vaccination Week highlights the importance of continuing flu vaccinations through the holiday season and beyond. As much as it is the holiday season, it is also flu season. If you haven’t gotten your flu shot yet, now is a perfect time!

National Handwashing Awareness Week

Washing hands can keep you healthy and prevent the spread of respiratory and diarrheal infections from one person to the next. Today, we are sharing the American Medical Association’s and American Academy of Family Physicians’ four principles about hand awareness:  ...

Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week

December 1st – 7th is Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week! Designed to raise awareness and educate the public about inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, and the 1 million people in America living with some form of the disease....

National Home Care Month

November is National Home Care Month! Home caregivers not only provide quality care to patients in the comfort of their home, but they also allow patients to remain independent longer. Thank you Home care workers for all that you do!  

National Hospice and Palliative Care Month

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. Acute Home Healthcare would like to thank all Hospice and Palliative workers for continually serving patients and their families in their time of need. Thank you for providing quality care to members in our...