Friday, March 8th – International Women’s Day

March 8, 2024 is International Women’s Day, a global day designed to celebrate the achievements of women. Because of our work in the home healthcare and nursing fields, we wanted to highlight some of the early pioneers of our industry: Florence Nightengale (1820-1910) – Known as the founder of modern nursing. Clara Barton (1821-1921) –…

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Advanced Health Care Receives 2024 Best of Home Care® – Leader in Experience Award

We are proud to announce that we have received the distinguished 2024 Best of Home Care –Leader in Experience Award from HCP, the leading firm in experience management for post-acute care. The Leader in Experience Award is the highest recognition awarded by HCP and is given to select home care businesses that consistently rank among…

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Driving Reminders

January – typically the coldest and darkest month of the year. What a way to welcome 2024! Even though we’ve only had rain so far, this is when we are most likely to encounter snow and ice and other cold weather conditions. This is a good time to check to be sure you are prepared…

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Advanced Health Care Employee and Veteran Goes to Washington D.C.

Advanced Health Care’s long-time scheduler of twenty years, Daun Lenz, received the trip of a lifetime at the end of September 2023 when she traveled to D.C. with a group of other veterans aboard the “Puget Sound Honor Flight”. Honor Flight is a non-profit agency whose mission is to bring Western Washington veterans to Washington D.C.,…

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Nursing Assistant Appreciation Week

Nursing Assistant Appreciation Week July 14-20, 2023 Advanced Health Care had the privilege to honor and appreciate our employees during the annual National Nursing Assistant Appreciation Week.  Every year in June, a week is set aside to honor the incredible work that these caring frontline professionals do every day for elders and people with disabilities. …

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2023 Skills Fair

Every year we look forward to our annual “Skills Fair” – a day when we celebrate and honor our employees with gifts, prizes, fun activities, food, and speakers, as well as opportunities to review skills and learn new information.   After a three-year hiatus for COVID we were delighted to welcome our employees back into the office…

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Advanced Health Care Awarded Employer of Choice Award 2023

We are honored and humbled to receive the “Employer of Choice” award for the second year in a row! This is a national award, presented only to select agencies whose employees consistently rank them highest in areas such as training, recognition, and support.  We are grateful to our employees for honoring us with their comments and praise…

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January is Bath Safety Month

January is Bath Safety Month                           Did you know that The National Institute on Aging reports that 80 percent of falls suffered by those aged 65 and older occur in the bathroom?  Bathrooms can be hazardous places in our homes.  Additionally, for seniors and those with mobility issues, this puts them at an increased risk…

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Holiday Traditions

Holiday traditions are an important part of our culture.  Family and friends gather to celebrate, reminisce, and create new memories.  Our older family members are often the backbone of these gatherings.  Sometimes, in the midst of festivities and planning, we notice something isn’t quite right with our beloved family member. The signs are often subtle,…

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Team AHC and Another South Sound Alzheimer’s Walk Success

Advanced Health Care and our employees have been sponsoring and participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s for well over two decades. Being part of such a meaningful and important cause in our community has been incredibly rewarding.  On Saturday, October 8, 2022, several of us laced up our sneakers once again and participated in…

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