Home Health Care Blog

Healthcare Changes

I cannot believe it is May 2016 already. Where did the whole year go? It was only 2015 the other day. Well, we are thankful for a milder winter than what we had last year. At least, less people threatened to move to warmer climates this winter. On the Healthcare front, lots has been going […]

TV segment on Chamber Exchange with Tim Murray on 11/20/2015

Dr John A. Duggan

Dr John A. Duggan

I met Dr John Duggan 10 years ago . He was one of the first people I ever told I was considering starting a Home Care agency. For someone who had only just met me, he showed a lot of faith in me by saying if I ever did start a company, he would be […]

10 years of Providing Quality Care

As the year 2014 comes to a close, I look back at our humble beginnings as an agency in 2005. It is hard to believe we have been open for going on 10 years. I remember our first little office in the Martin Luther King Business Empowerment Center 237 Chandler Street. It was barely 12 […]

TRIBUTE TO GARY M. TANGUAY, MD MEDICAL DIRECTOR ACCLAIM HOME HEALTH CARE

TRIBUTE TO GARY M. TANGUAY, MD MEDICAL DIRECTOR ACCLAIM HOME HEALTH CARE

    IN HIS OWN WORDS: Gary M. Tanguay, MD, Medical Director Chadwick Medical Associates, 385 Grove Street, Worcester MA 01605 www.chadwickmedical.com I am a graduate of Providence College and the Boston University School of Medicine. I trained at UMass-Memorial and have been in the private practice of Primary Care Internal Medicine for 30 years, […]

Circle of Life

Another Year begins. Thankful for the many blessings of last year. Looking forward to the challenges of the future. For the elderly who are alone and sick, not such a Happy New Year. We in healthcare have a unique view of the most frail and the most desperate and have the biggest challenge to care […]

An Extraordinary lady with an extraordinary challenge. By Ann O. August 15th, 2012

March 8th 2012, I went to the Emergency  Room. Why? I had a planter’s wart on the bottom of my left foot for about 2 years , which then I began taking care of it myself. Needless to say, big mistake! My foot became infected and I had to have my leg amputated (below the […]

Time is of the essence!!

I have this  engraved on the clock hanging in my office. As a Home care administrator I know this is very true for the patients we serve everyday. When you are sick, time is of the essence. Time either passes by too slow or goes by too fast if you only have a short time  left with […]

How to choose home health care: why it matters!

This is the first in a multi-part series on how to choose a home health care company. The later posts will go into detail about what you need to know and how to find out, but before I get into all of that I wanted to talk about why it matters. If you pump truth […]

Home Health Care Success Stories

Home Health Care Success Stories

Acclaim Home Health is raising the standard of care. The proof is with our patients. Judy Smith didn’t want to leave her home for a nursing facility. Recently discharged from the hospital after suffering from congestive heart failure, her status was touch and go. Along with her heart problems she also suffered from uncontrolled hypertension. […]