There are many benefits of having a continence management service in a senior living community like Blue Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care. Educational and behavioral changes increase the likelihood of individuals maintaining, minimizing, or reducing the severity of their incontinence issues. Residents deemed to be most at risk of developing incontinence are equipped with tools that give them more freedom and control, while others can address any reversible causes they might have. Those with chronic incontinence can also learn to properly manage their condition and receive the right support.
About Our Continence Management
Our continence management services are designed to help residents retain as much independence as possible, enabling them to enjoy a thriving quality of life. Carried out by trained health and wellness professionals, we utilize the following practices:
- Self-toileting programs
- Perennial Care
- Addressing and making lifestyle changes and behavioral modifications
- Bladder training
- Physical kegel exercises
- Identifying products e.g absorbent products that manage leaks, increase activity, and maintain skin integrity
- Skin barriers
Benefits of Having Continence Management in Your Senior Living Community
We aim to sustain and improve the overall quality of life of residents in Blue Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care. Our continence management services will guide your loved ones as they navigate necessary lifestyle adjustments, gain a better understanding of their condition, and continue carrying out their favorite activities and hobbies. We would love for their discomfort and restlessness as a result of their wetting habit to be reduced, and we are confident in our continence management strategies.
When Should You Consider Moving into a Senior Living Community?
How do you know if it is a good time for your loved one to make the move? Here are several questions to take into consideration.
- Does your loved one have a medical condition that may become more severe over time and/or require additional support to manage?
- Has living at home raised financial and/or medical concerns
- Is your loved one’s primary caregiver no longer able to provide the adequate support required?
- Does your loved one require help with accomplishing everyday tasks?
If you answer “yes” to most of the above questions, give our senior living community at Blue Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care a try. We guarantee that your loved ones will be in good hands and get all the care and assistance they require without their comfort and happiness being compromised.
Why Choose Blue Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care?
The continence management services and strategies offered by Blue Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care strives to provide treatment for residents with all stages and types of incontinence, regardless of the severity of their condition or the underlying causes. Our professional health and wellness team is on hand to support all residents, no matter how specific their preferences and needs are. This allows your loved one to continue living out their retirement in comfort and confidence.