21 11, 2023

Honor Flight: An Extraordinary Excursion with U.S. Veterans to Washington, D.C. War Memorials

2023-11-21T12:30:07-05:00November 21st, 2023|Categories: Veterans|

In a heartwarming tribute to honor the sacrifices and service of our United States Military Veterans, Honor Flight, a national organization, transports a group of Veterans to visit the War Memorials in Washington, D.C.  Jilliane Gilbert, FirstLantic Healthcare’s Regional Director of Operations, was among the volunteers to accompany a Vietnam War Veteran, on an unforgettable one-day journey that started at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport this past month. This poignant pilgrimage to our nation’s capital stands as a testament to the enduring respect for our revered heroes.   We asked Jilliane to share her experience with us.   FirstLantic Healthcare: What made you want to participate in Honor Flight?   Jilliane Gilbert: I wanted to give back to my community and to celebrate Veterans Day.  I’ve [...]

30 05, 2023

Home Healthcare Services for Veterans

2023-05-30T12:54:24-04:00May 30th, 2023|Categories: Veterans, Veterans Home Healthcare|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Updated 5-29-23.   Veterans and their families deserve the best home healthcare possible. After all, they have made many sacrifices to protect the freedoms that all Americans enjoy. But it can be difficult for them to ask for help as they get older. Many would prefer to stay in the comfort of their home while remaining independent for as long as possible. That’s why it’s ideal if they can age in place while getting necessary services such as assistance with household chores, medication management, or nursing care.  In fact, Veterans Affairs is in the process of implementing a Redefining Elder Care in America Project (RECAP). The pilot project has two parts. First, the VHA will create a list of veterans at the highest risk for nursing home placement [...]

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