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4th Annual Golden Life Senior Fair at Temple University

Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services LLC. attended the 4th annual Golden Life Senior Fair at Temple University hosted by City Council President Darrell Clark. Also in attendance were State Representatives Donna Bullock and Emilio Vazquez (pictured below). Account Liaisons Matthew Mortka and Claudio Oronto-Pratt represented DMHHSS as they provided information for the seniors of the local community. Deer Meadows is proud to support the local politicians in their quest to provide information on the latest and greatest in Philadelphia Home Care services. For additional information call (2...
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See Len Barry at Inquirer's 55+Thrive Lifestyle Conference on Sunday, November 19, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel - 1,2,3s of Home Health Panel Discussion Hear from Len Barry,  soul vocalist and artist of the #1 song, 1,2,3 in 1965 and recent patient of Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC. He will talk about his personal rehabilitation story, which took place in the comfort of his home.  Len is no longer singing the blues thanks to their team of nurses, physical therapists, and home health aides.

Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services at State Representative John Taylor’s Senior Year Expo in Philadelphia

Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC was in attendance at State Representative John Taylor's senior year expo in Philadelphia, PA. Hundreds on seniors attended and was greeted by State Representative John and over 50 community organizations. Pictured with State Representative John Taylor are Account liaisons Claudia Oronto-Pratt and Matthew Mortka. Deer Meadows is proud to proud to support our State Representatives while informing seniors of the community about our services. Call us for more information! (215) 624-6038.

State Senator John Sabatina Jr.'s Senior Expo at the Pennsylvania Army National Guard Armory

Our account liaison team Kate Liggins, Matthew Mortka, and Claudia Oronto-Pratt attended State Senator's John Sabatina Jr.'s senior expo today at the Pennsylvania Army National Guard Armory. Seniors from the 5th Senatorial Distract attended to meet Senator Sabatina and community organizations. Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC provided senior residents with information about our services home health, nursing services, and assistance with personal care. The mission of Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC of is to provide superior quality home health services to al...
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Len Barry Thanking The Best Home Care Agency in Philadelphia; Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services

Check out Len Barry – Philadelphia’s own Soul-Singer-Elite who wrote and sang the number one platinum classic “1-2-3”. It was one of the many hits he churned out both with the “Dovells” as lead singer and subsequently on his own. Len arrived at Deer Meadows immobile and disheartened to be a wheelchair patient, confined by the limitations inherent in that state. The Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Service’s team, along with Len’s hard work, gradually altered his situation from wheelchair, to walker, to cane, and ultimately now a self-contained entity. “Deer Meadows Home Health and Support ...
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Annual Resident Carnival Sponsored by Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services

Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services helped sponsor Deer Meadows Retirement Community's annual resident carnival. At our table all attendees had a chance to spin the wheel to win a prize. A good time was had by all. There was dancing, food and game playing. Stanley Rynkiewicz, Judy Zdunkiewicz and Matthew Mortka attended the carnival along with home health aides Heather Jones, Shemia Fulton, D'ana Bennet and Nadine Sanders who helped transport patients back and forth to their rooms.

To Move into the Future, We Must First Embrace the Past: Veterans History Project

War is not a pretty ordeal. Most Americans are aware of this reality, but without keeping documents alive—pictures, firsthand reports, and other memorabilia—the grim reality of war, and the sacrifice that soldiers put forth to serve and protect our great country, may be lost in the dense fog of history. In order to avoid future generations losing track of the past, someone must search for, collect, and preserve the many accounts documented by soldiers who fought for this proud nation. Someone must protect these precious artifacts, just as the soldiers who held them protected our freedom. Witho...
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The Best Home Care in Philadelphia

Getting high-quality and dependable home care is no longer a challenge anymore; well, at least not in Philadelphia. An increasing number of patients are benefiting from the high-quality and compassionate services that we offer at Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services. If you, or someone you know, requires help with home support to overcome operational challenges brought by chronic disease, old age, or the recovery process from any ailment, you are going to want to hear this! Deer Meadows is here to provide YOU with the best private duty home care and home support services in the Philad...
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Efficiency Meets Health Information Exchange - keyHIE

Our health is important us—the latter holds no surprise. With knowledge never-endingly pioneering into medical innovations at a non-stop acceleration, healthcare has reflected much of the revolutionizing methods involved. However, life still throws many curve balls our way, and maintaining health can be hard to keep up with! Many fear that by switching healthcare providers, the result will conclude with imminent inconvenience. Medical information is beyond important, and private. Shouldn’t there be a way where patients can be guaranteed their medical records’ security? Furthermore, would it no...
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At the State Capitol with the Pennsylvania Home Care Association (PHA)

On Tuesday 6/13/17 , family caregivers from across the state joined Pennsylvania Home Care Association (PHA) at the state Capitol to unveil a PHA's new resource, Secrets No One Told You About Family Caregiving, a 48-page handbook featuring tips, tricks and helpful hints for family members who are caring for a loved one. They met with Pennsylvania's state lawmakers to share their personal stories about how care at home has helped themselves or their loved ones stay at home and the in the community, They also advocated for legislation to allow for presumptive eligibility for Medicaid homecare, l...
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5 Star CMS In-Home Care Celebration with State Representative Jason Dawkins

 We are pleased to announce we have had a CMS Home Health Compare 5 Star party at Gallo's Seafood Restaurant located in Philadelphia which was attended by State Representative Jason Dawkins.

Pennsylvania Home Care Association (PHA)’s Annual Conference at Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos

  Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC.'s (DMHHSS) Administrator, Stanley Rynkiewicz, RN, MSN, WCC, DWC, CCS, NHA, and Clinical Director, Irene Dudley, RN, BSN, WCC, OMS, attended and participated in the 2017 Pennsylvania Home Care Association (PHA)'s Annual Conference at Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos.  The first guest speaker at the conference was Dr. BJ Miller. Dr. BJ Miller is one of the pre-eminent speakers on palliative and end of life care. Drawing on his expertise as a physician, former Executive Director of Zen Hospice Care, and as a patient, he is an advocate...
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Dedication Recognized: HHC 5 Star Rating Celebration!

Our medical professionals have continuously shared their dedication for a healthier tomorrow with every one of their patients. Whether it be Occupational Therapy to get you back on your feet, or it be Speech Therapy to aid with the way you speak, Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services goes further than the extra mile for their patients. It is no secret that we at Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services recognize our medical professionals’ dedication, as our admiration shines as bright as stars in the vast abyss above. So, when the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)...
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Pennsylvania Home Care Associations (PHA)’s Lobby Day in Harrisburg at the State Capitol

Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Servicess representatives (Stanley Rynkiewicz, Administrator, Irene Dudley, Clinical Director, Gina Grosh, Oasis/Coding Manager, Kathleen Liggins, Private Duty Manager, Riley Roberts Marketing and Sales Director and Matthew Mortka, Community Liaison) were excited for Pennsylvania Home Care Associations (PHA)'s Lobby Day in Harrisburg at the State Capitol on April 25, 2017. Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services is commitment to being an advocate on behalf of those we serve was greatly appreciated and...
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Lieutenant Governor Michael J Stack III Congratulates Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services

Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC (DMHHSS)'s representatives (Stanley Rynkiewicz, Administrator, Irene Dudley, Clinical Director, Gina Grosh, Oasis/Coding Manager, Kathleen Liggins, Private Duty Manager, Riley Roberts Marketing and Sales Director and Matthew Mortka, Community Liaison) met with Lieutenant Governor Michael J Stack III in the Lieutenant Governor's Parlor Suite in Harrisburg at the State Capitol on April 25, 2017. During this time, Lieutenant Governor Michael J Stack III congratulated DMHHSS our 5 Star CMS Home Health Compare rating. We also discussed home health ...
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PHA’s Pre-Lobby Day Dinner at Duke’s Restaurant in Wormleysburg, PA

Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC representatives (Stanley Rynkiewicz, Administrator, Irene Dudley, Clinical Director, Gina Grosh, Oasis/Coding Manager, Kathleen Liggins, Private Duty Manager, Riley Roberts Marketing and Sales Director and Matthew Mortka, Community Liaison) were excited for Pennsylvania Home Care Associations (PHA)'s Lobby Day in Harrisburg at the State Capitol on April 25, 2017. Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services ​ Administrator, PHA Board Member, and PHA Lobby Day Team 43 Leader, Stanley Rynkiewicz RN, MSN, WCC, DWC, NHA brought his team to PHA's ...
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Forum Honoring Direct Care Worker Nominees for the 2017 Pennsylvania Direct Care Worker of the Year Award

On Tuesday, April 4 th Kate Liggins, Private Duty Manager, and Diane Scott, full time Certified Nursing Assistant, attended a forum honoring the 164 direct care workers that were nominated by their organization as the 2017 Pennsylvania Direct Care Worker of the Year Award. All nominees were invited to the Forum today, all expenses paid, for lunch, training and the presentation of the award by Secretary of Aging Teresa Osborne. This unique event, which is sponsored by the Department of Aging, PHA, and Preferred Benefit Consultants, featured lunch and training and ended with the surprise announc...
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A Deadly Distraction: Texting and Driving

In today's fast pace environment, where most us find ourselves shuffling multiple tasks per day like an old riddle book, it is no secret that distractions have become so abundant that many of them are dangerous. As we struggle to keep up with the never-ending loads of tasks and things to be done, all bombarding us at light speed, we tend to lose focus on some of the more important things; like our safety. Texting and driving has become an enormous problem on the road today, claiming countless motor accidents, from minor to major. In 2014, The National Traffic Safety Administration brought fort...
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Occupational Therapy Month: Let Us Recognize #OccupationalTherapyMonth!

Every year since 1980, the medical community sets aside an entire month to recognize a very special group of physicians. The month of April is a time for us to rightfully express our thanks to this group of medical professionals; a group of professionals who dedicate their own lives in aiding people back to a healthy life. Without these dedicated professionals, the medical world would truly be at a loss. So, for this annual Occupational Therapy Month, we would like to join the celebration, and share our gratitude with this outstanding group of health care providers. Occupational therapists hav...
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Philadelphia: Working Together Networking Breakfast

Keynote Speaker: Michael J. Stack III, Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce brought together Philadelphia’s International Chambers of Commerce and business organizations as we welcome Lieutenant Governor Mike Stack. The Lt. Governor will speak about what is in store for 2017. After the event, Deer Meadows Home Health and Support Services, LLC’s (DMHHSS) Administrator Stanley Rynkiewicz spoke with Lieutenant Governor Michael J Stack III discussing home health care, changes in managed Long Term Support Services, (MLTSS), and the future of home he...
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