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Today with one boomer turning 65 every eight seconds, they try to remain active and engaged around their homes as well as in the community. However, safety concerns rise as a threat that restricts a boomer’s ability to participate fully in a lifestyle to their liking. Accidental falls, for an example, which occur in 1 out of 3 adults 65 years of age or older, have compromised the health of so many of seniors, and has resulted in massive number of emergency room visits, broken bones, loss of confidence in own abilities, and with some 40% of those older adults getting admitted to a long term facility following discharge from a hospital following a fall.
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The Massa Approach: The Four Dimensions we employ to address Environmental challenges? 1. Recommending Modifications: Such as replacing tub with a rolling shower, widening doors, installing ramp/stairlift, lowering kitchen counters. 2. Recommending equipment: such as raised toilet seat, grab bar, rollator, bedside commode, shower chair. 3. Recommending Behavior modifications: such as sitting to complete tasks, Read more about The Massa Approach[…]
Sample Case Study Mrs. Smith is 75 year old widow living alone in a multi-level single family house. She has history of arthritis, congestive heart failure. Now after her husband has passed away, and that her 2 children have moved out, she is dealing with the challenge of living and maintaining her 3 bedroom house Read more about How We Transformed Life?[…]
Our commonly recommended home mods to enhance independence/safety & to facilitate Aging In Place: • Kitchen: Adjustable kitchen counters, front loading appliances, levered faucets, pull down shelves. • Bathroom: Wheelchair maneuverable bath, curbless slip-resistant shower, bracing in walls, hand held shower, grab bars, shower seat, high toilet/railings, wall mounted sink, anti-scald levered faucets. • Entrance: Read more about Our Commonly Recommended Home Modifications[…]
That is true! And its is a growing trend. Today over 80% of seniors (People 65 y/o in US make 65 million of the population) are choosing to Age In Place. While multiple reasons are taken into consideration, its worth to mention that while one boomer is turning 65 every 8 seconds, and while people Read more about Why Do Seniors choose to Age In Place?[…]