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Don’t Let Your Hospital Bill Cause a Heart Attack

Tweet Don’t Let Your Hospital Bill Cause a Heart Attack Just when you’re starting to recover from your hospital stay, you get the bill, and those chest pains start to come back. But you don’t have to feel like you have no control over your health care expenses. You can take steps—both before and after …

Always Best Care Wins A+ Rating From A Prestigious Standards Bureau

Tweet With more than 20,000 home care agencies in the United States, finding the right one can be difficult. Home Care Standards Bureau (HCSB) has made it easier to find the best care available by rating non-medical home care agencies that meet the most stringent standards. Always Best Care of the Midlands is among a …

Five Million Americans Are Living With Alzheimer’s Disease

Tweet Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias comprise a large percentage of our clients’ mental diagnoses. We at Always Best Care experience the pain that families and loved ones feel. We train our caregivers to show patience, compassion, and respect for Alzheimer’s clients who have been robbed of their disease. We care about each and every …

Tweet The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is dedicated to helping people find businesses they can trust.  They are a leader in consolidating reliable information about businesses.  They allow customers to offer opinions about businesses, register complaints, and research companies.  Their ratings are trusted by millions of consumers across the United States. Here in the Midlands, …

Happy Halloween

Tweet Don’t forget to call Always Best Care of the Midlands if the elderly loved on in your life needs a little extra help around the holidays.  We can assist with baths, dressing, transfers, cooking, cleaning, transportation, and chasing goblins and ghouls away.  Need someone on Halloween evening to pass out candy?  No problem – …

We’ve Moved!

Tweet Always Best Care has moved from Suite 212 to Suite 207 in the same office building. Please note our new address: Always Best Care of the Midlands 5000 Thurmond Mall Suite 207 Columbia, SC 29201

Home Care Association of America

Tweet Always Best Care of the Midlands is proud to be a member of the Home Care Association of America.  HCAOA is committed to ensuring quality home care for Americans by providing leadership, representation and education for the advancement of non-medical private duty home care and providing a strong unified voice to speak to the …

Preventing Falls for Seniors At Home with Grab Bars

Tweet According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, falls are the most common cause for injury for seniors over the age of 65.  Every 17 seconds, an older American is treated in a hospital for fall-related injuries.  The agency predicts that Americans will spend nearly $55 billion to treat fall-related injuries each year …

Having Difficult Conversations with Parents

Tweet Sooner or later it’s bound to happen – you need to convince one of your parents that they shouldn’t drive anymore.  You have put it off, and now you are concerned.  You know there will be resistance, and you’re dreading having that conversation.  You start to worry because you want to do something, but …

Recognizing Great Caregivers

Tweet At Always Best Care, we are fortunate to have dedicated caregivers who care about our clients and care about each other.  Our team cares about our clients and they share our passion for excellent service.  Recently, four of our caregivers had an opportunity to prove it. One of our caregivers received devastating news from …