We all want to live life to the fullest. But when health issues start to interfere, what do you do? As a full service home care and hospice provider, we assist people of all ages to remain active and independent in their home. We provide as much, or as little, care as you need and are flexible to make changes as your loved one’s condition changes. Since 1974 we have developed more home care services and programs than any other agency in southwest and central Missouri. From round-the-clock care to short-term care, we offer a variety of home care services to meet your needs. Our staff is dedicated to developing one-on-one relationships with clients, helping them feel confident and comfortable in their own home. You can view the full list of the services we provide, or call one of our specially-trained Care Coordinators who will help you develop a plan tailored for you. Staying in control of your health is important. We have the solutions to help you achieve that goal.
- Oxford HealthCare Named Best of the Ozarks by Springfield News-Leader February 25, 2015
Oxford HealthCare recognized as best home health care agency and best hospice agency in southwest Missouri by the Springfield News-Leader.
- Focus on Heart Health in February February 16, 2015
February is American Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) including heart disease,stroke and high blood pressure is the number one killer of women and men in the United States. Adopt healthy habits and manage risk factors to help prevent heart disease.
- Communicating With Someone Who Has Alzheimer’s Disease January 27, 2015
As humans, we are communicating from the time we are born. Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias can gradually diminish the ability to communicate as the disease progresses. Expressing thoughts and understanding others can both be affected. Individuals with dementia may forget words, invent words or use familiar words repeatedly
- Pets Makes Us Happier and Healthier January 16, 2015
“Happiness is a warm puppy,” said Charles M. Schulz, the creator of Peanuts. He, along with every pet lover out there, knows from experience what scientific research is now proving: pets make us happier and healthier.
- Coping with Holidays and Loss December 17, 2014
The holiday season is here, and for many people, this is an exciting season. But, if you have lost a loved one or friend, this season can be painful. The ache intensifies and the loneliness can quickly overwhelm you. Here are a few suggestions to help you make the most of the holiday season, along with helping you move forward.
- True or False? Dispelling the Myths of Alzheimer’s Disease November 28, 2014
With more Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, it’s important to understand the truth about the disease. Here are some of the top myths according to the Alzheimer’s Association.