Facebook LIVE – February (Help with Retirement Accounts)

If you haven’t made your retirement account a priority or want to start a retirement fund as part of your New Year’s resolution in 2021, let us help! We are hosting a Facebook Live event on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 10AM, where you can learn how to get started or how to re-engage with your existing retirement account. Matt Brosius, VP of Finance here at Home Assist Health will be answering questions and providing tips on how to get started …

Caregiver of the Month – February 2021

Congratulations to Gavonda Davis, who has been nominated as our Caregiver of the Month for February. Gavonda got into caregiving after caring for her own grandmother for two years and has only been with the company for five months. Gavonda is extremely punctual , and has received many kudos from members about how kind and patient she is with them. Thank you Gavonda for being such a great example of our caregiving team!

Honoring Home Assist Health Retirees

Retirement is something that all of us keep in the back of our minds as we enter the workforce. When we reach that milestone, it is time to reflect on the good we have accomplished. At Home Assist Health, we have been able to watch our caregivers grow over the years, and even watch them hit their ultimate career milestone…retirement! As a non-profit company who manages more than 500 employees, it’s an honor to retain incredible caregivers until they approach …

Do You Need Social Service Resources? 211.org

Sometimes we find ourselves or our members in immediate need for social services. Did you know that you can call 2-1-1 and be connected with someone in your area right away about social service needs? 2-1-1 is a 24/7 resource where experts can guide you in any direction regarding needs in all areas of health and well-being. In Arizona, you can call 877-211-8661, call 2-1-1 or go to www.211.org. Social services include but are not limited to: crisis, emergency or …

New Instructions for the COVID-19 Vaccine

We know January was a bit crazy trying to understand how to sign up for the COVID-19 vaccine. We wanted to update you with some important information. If you still need to sign up for the COVID-19 vaccine, please use this link from any computer: https://www.maricopa.gov/5659/COVID-19-Vaccine-Locations. If you do not have access to a computer, please follow this link from your mobile device: https://www.bannerhealth.com/staying-well/health-and-wellness/wellness/covid/maricopa-county-vaccine.  For Members that are 75 years or older, there is the Banner Covid-19 Vaccination Hotline 833-509-0908 to assist …

Don’t Let Your Guard Down as We Approach 2021 – MASK UP!

Two highly effective Covid-19 vaccines are now being administered across the United States, and more are in the pipeline. Almost 2 million people have already received the first of two doses of these vaccines, and officials are aiming to immunize one-third of the US population by the end of March 2021. It’s a stunning accomplishment for a disease that was barely known to the world a year ago, and it means that an end to the crisis is in sight. Yet the US remains …

Join Us for Facebook LIVE! All About the COVID-19 Vaccine

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10 – 10:30 a.m. Guest Speaker: Sherry Stotler, Chief Nursing Officer at Valleywise Health Do you have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine? We are pleased to announce that a special guest is joining us this month to discuss all of the ins and outs of the COVID-19 vaccine. Sherry Stotler, Chief Nursing Officer at Valleywise Health will be on and discussing the vaccine and answering any and all questions you might have about it! Please tune …

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs

COVID-19 vaccination will help protect you from getting COVID-19. Here are some commonly asked questions. Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe? CDC has developed a new tool, v-safe, which is an additional layer of safety monitoring to increase our ability to rapidly detect any safety issues with COVID-19 vaccines. V-safe is a new smartphone-based, after-vaccination health checker for people who receive COVID-19 vaccines. Why is getting the COVID-19 vaccine important? It’s important for everyone to continue using all the tools available to help stop this pandemic as we learn …

This Year, Care for Yourself Too

The New Year brings a fresh start. For many people, that means setting new goals. As a caregiver, now is the perfect time to put yourself back on the priority list so you can get the self-care you need and deserve. It’s natural for caregivers to put themselves last, but this subconscious habit can have serious consequences. Studies show that it can cause serious chronic illness and higher rates of early death. Ongoing stress also negatively affects mood, relationships and overall …

Help Put a Stop to the Pandemic – Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

With the recent roll out of the COVID-19 vaccine in Maricopa County, we are excited to announce that our direct care workers may qualify for the COVID-19 vaccine as part of the Phase 1A group. What Does Phase 1A Mean? The CDC put out guidelines and prioritization lists for those who should be vaccinated first. As a direct care worker, you are a top priority because of your critical role of keeping our most vulnerable population safe by caring for …