Evidence: How masks help stop the spread

SHOW ME! How a Mask Helps Stop the Spread CDC recommends that people wear masks in public settings and when around people who don’t live in your household, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. The illustration here from the CDC website shows how […]

Stop the Spread – COVID Testing Sites Open

STOP THE SPREAD The Commonwealth of Massachusetts announced a strategic COVID testing program, STOP THE SPREAD, in communities across Massachusetts that have continued to see a higher number of residents testing positive for COVID-19.  This program will support the testing of asymptomatic individuals in these communities to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Testing available […]

Home Care Aide Recognition Day

ABC Home Healthcare Professionals is proud to join with the Home Care community today – Home Care Aide Recognition Day – to honor all of our home care and home health aides providing essential services to keep older adults and people with disabilities healthy and safe at home in our community. Thank You to our […]

Why Hire an Agency?

Recently the Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts produced a video series to help those looking for home care make an educated decision. ABC Home Healthcare was honored to be part of these productions. The video showcases some of the many benefits of working with an agency like ABC Home Healthcare versus hiring an independent caregiver. […]

MASSACHUSETTS BEGINS RE-OPENING

KEEPING SENIORS SAFE WHILE MASSACHUSETTS RE-OPENS Massachusetts phased approach to re-opening requires the support of everyone. As essential healthcare workers, we’ve had the benefit of working throughout this pandemic and we have a clear understanding of infection control. We’ve followed the guidelines established and it is important to note that we all must continue to […]

Massachusetts Mandated Masks

Massachusetts Mandates Use of Masks What does it mean to you and how to comply safely Governor Baker mandated use of masks for all of us effective in May 6, 2020. That means that anytime we are out in public (indoors or outdoors) and cannot maintain the safe social distance of 6′ or more we […]