Medicare, Medicaid, and Home Care

Prospective clients often ask us whether Medicare benefits will cover in-home care.  Medicare only provides benefits available for skilled home care services for seniors who are homebound and cannot easily travel to and from outpatient rehab services.  The home health benefits require you to be under the care of a doctor who has established a care plan for you…. Read more »

Preparing For Live-In Care

Transitioning from living alone to home care can be a stressful time for seniors and their families.  Particularly when you are adjusting to live-in care, you should have everything in place beforehand to help the change go as smoothly as possible for you and your family.  Before your new live-in caregiver arrives, make sure you have:… Read more »

Avoiding Tax Scams for Seniors

It’s tax season, and with tax season come scammers looking to prey on seniors.  Even though most people are sure we won’t be fooled, getting caught by tax scams can happen to anybody.  The cost of getting caught up in a tax scam is often much higher for retired people, so it’s important you know… Read more »

Georgetown Home Care Promotes Managing Director to Chief Operating Officer

Brings unique skill set to the role; Has been with the company since the beginning; Innovates to change the industry norm WASHINGTON, DC – On January 31, 2017 Georgetown Home Care (GHC) promoted its Managing Director, Jessica Salgado, to Chief Operating Officer. Mrs. Salgado was the company’s first hire, bringing her background in business and… Read more »

Staying Young at Heart

Creating a meaningful relationship between seniors and children can have positive benefits for each generation. Children and seniors can teach each other about their favorite activities to sharpen the mind and keep the body fit. The connection can also stimulate better emotional and mental health for seniors who may be prone to depression and loneliness…. Read more »