Whew! That surgery that’s been on your mind is finally over. Concerns about anesthesia, being in the hospital, and the outcome of the procedure can all be put to rest. Everything went well and you’re going to be fine! While that good prognosis will take a lot of weight off your mind, it is not the end of your surgery experience. Now it’s time for recovery—regaining your strength and stamina and letting your body heal.
Month: June 2018
Understanding the Role of Carbs in your Diet
Has your doctor advised you to reduce your intake of carbohydrates (carbs)? Maybe your A1C—a measure of blood sugar over time—is indicating diabetes, or pre-diabetes? Or you might just be trying to lose a few pounds. Whatever the reason, it’s probably a bit painful to imagine life without pasta, bagels, and potatoes. Worry not—we’re here to ease your pain!
8 Questions (and 8 Answers) About Continuous Glucose Monitors
Should I, or shouldn’t I? If you have diabetes, you may have been asking yourself whether a Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) is the right choice for you. You’ve probably heard about no-fingerstick CGM technology, which lets you track blood glucose levels day and night. But how do these devices work? Are they better than traditional testing methods? Do you have to be a “tech person” to use one? Will insurance pay?
Is it Time to Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet?
Ahhh… spring cleaning time is here. Imagine those sparkling windows, flipped mattresses, and spotless rugs! To say nothing of the handfuls of change you’ll find under the couch cushions! But there’s one space in your house you might not have thought of in a while. It’s a small space but an important one to clear out every year. You guessed it, get ready to clean out your medicine cabinet!
Daenna Gidwani joins Home Care Delivered as Vice President of Payer Relations
Richmond, VA (July 2022) Home Care Delivered, Inc. (HCD) a leading provider of insurance-covered medical supplies for people with chronic health conditions is pleased to welcome Daenna Gidwani to the company’s Leadership Team as the Vice President of Payer Relations.
Choosing the Right Skin Barrier for Your Ostomy
Whether you’re selecting supplies for a home improvement project or managing an ostomy, getting the details right is the key to success. To ensure the job gets done correctly, you’ll need to understand what tools to use and how to use them correctly. If you live with an ostomy, including a colostomy, ileostomy, or urostomy, there’s a lot to think about, including how to choose the right skin barrier.
Compassionate, Caring, and Innovative: What HCD Employees Really Think About Working at HCD
Home Care Delivered earned regional recognition from the Richmond Times-Dispatch as a Top Workplace for 2022. This award means that HCD is designated as one of the best places to work in the Richmond region.