Hip, Hip, Hooray!
Health & Wellness

Hip, Hip, Hooray!

Whitney Reed seems like such a nice lady. She’s kind and gentle with pleasant eyes and a soothing voice. Then you enter her gym. Whitney is one of the physical therapists at Roper St. Francis and she’s charged with making my 64-year-old hip feel like half its age. Turns out I have bursitis with bilateral muscle weakness, which basically means my right hip hurts. Continue reading

Health & Wellness

Questions to Ask When Choosing Home Health

RSFH Director of Home Care Services Bonnie Mello offers the following as important questions to ask when choosing a home health service. Does the agency have Medicare certification?  This allows provided services that meet Medicare criteria to be billed to the Medicare program. Uncertified agencies cannot bill services to Medicare, meaning patients either have to pay … Continue reading