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Why Do You Work In Home Care?

We recently asked this question of our caregivers.  Home Care Nursing it’s a very unique experience. It doesn’t suit everyone. And over the years I’ve had in-patient nurses ask me questions, almost horrified, at the thought of being alone in a home with all the responsibility on their shoulders. “ How can you do that?” … Read more

Nurses Are So Much More

All you have to do is go to this link on our website to scan the many roles and duties our RN’s fulfill. They definitely wear many more hats than their nursing caps. Since I happen to be one of the five RN’s on the Catalina team, I want to make it clear that … Read more

Our Professional Matchmakers

In the Labor Day blog I wrote last time I promised I would continue celebrating the staff at Catalina In-Home Services. Needless to say the scheduling team is due for a standing ovation. Many moons ago I did scheduling as part of my on-call duties as Director of Nursing for Catalina – without a computer! … Read more

And the beat goes on…

Here we are again with a rise in the COVID-19 cases. Just when we were getting used to not wearing masks so often, going out for a meal and relaxing our defensive attitudes. Many of us are in denial that we have to take safety measures again to protect ourselves and others. It seems like … Read more

“How Do You Spell R.E.L.I.E.F?”

Welcome back to the  “How Do You Spell R.E.L.I.E.F?” series. In the last blog we explored a bit about relaxing. There are all kinds of relaxation techniques and methods. One way to deal with stress you may not have thought of is our next letter. E is for exercise. Before you get too turned off … Read more

Catalina In-Home Services Is Once Again Recognized as Among the Best in the U.S.

For More Information: Sue Otis, Managing Director 520.327.6351 or Tucson’s Catalina In-Home Services Is Once Again Recognized as Among the Best in the U.S. Home Care Pulse, a national satisfaction research and quality assurance firm specializing in private duty home care, has recognized Tucson’s Catalina In-Home Services as one of the premier home care providers … Read more

“How Do You Spell R.E.L.I.E.F?”

In past blogs I addressed issues that cause stress and what to do about them when you are a caregiver. We are all caregivers in some capacity of our lives: parent, spouse, professional or as an adult child caring for elderly parents. The daily responsibilities and duties can add up to chronic stressors that affect … Read more