Most hospital regulations require that patients be escorted out
in a wheelchair when being discharged. A student nurse was having
a disagreement with an elderly gentleman who insisted that he did
not need a wheelchair.
After some discussion about rules being rules, he reluctantly
Seniors, caregivers and families living in Carbon County, PA,
including residents living Lehighton, Jim Thorpe, and other towns
who are having issues caring for an elderly person may want to
first call the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging (click
to download brochure). They provide:
This blog Lehigh Valley Senior Care is dedicated to encouraging vibrant and healthy living for baby boomers and seniors in the greater Lehigh Valley area. The content is supplied by Lifestyles over 50 magazine and will cover a host of health, financial, fun, activities and other activities relevant to this demographic.