As an older adult aging in place or the loved one of an elderly family member, you may be struggling with medication and insulin management. When you make the move to a retirement community that offers a comprehensive range of care services, you will no longer have to worry about that.
About Our Medication and Insulin Management Services
Medication and insulin management services are essential for older adults who are on more than one drug prescription or who have or are at high risk of diabetes. It is important to take the right dosage of each medication at the right time. In addition, each time a new drug is added to the repertoire, it needs to be carefully assessed to make sure that it does not cause any unwanted reactions with the other drugs you are already consuming.
Insulin management will help to manage the blood sugar levels in the bodies of diabetics. This helps to make sure that insulin levels are always in the desired range, and if it’s not, the necessary adjustments can be made before a reaction occurs.
Benefits of Having Medication and Insulin Management Services in Your Retirement Community
Below are some ways you can benefit when you have medication and insulin management services in your retirement community:
- Peace of mind that you are taking the right medications at the right time
- Go about your day without worrying that your blood sugar levels may drop unexpectedly, and in the rare case that it does, that professional help is available immediately
- Live your best life without constant worrying over when to take your medications and whether a new addition to your repertoire would prove disastrous
When Should You Consider Moving into a Retirement Community?
While medication and insulin management may only be one aspect of your life, there are many reasons you may be considering moving to a retirement community. If you are unable to receive the care you need from home, getting out and about can be difficult. This includes getting to your essential appointments such as routine checkups, dental appointments, and doctor’s visits.
In a retirement community that offers a full range of services, you can benefit from getting your checkups done onsite. This is in addition to a 24/7 nursing team who is always on hand to attend to your every need, including in the case of a medical emergency.
Why Choose TerraBella Pheasant Ridge?
When you make the move to our retirement community, you can expect to benefit from a personalized care plan as well as a pleasant and welcoming environment. Our team members go above and beyond to provide care for each of our residents. Most importantly, with all your basic needs taken care of, you will be able to enjoy additional time and mental space to attend to the activities you love doing. Start living your best retirement life when you make the move today!