Working as a Home Health Care Nurse or Aide

August 27th, 2015

People are living longer thanks to advances in medical care and, with the extra years, comes more demand for those who provide in-home health services. A search of home health nurse jobs in the Phoenix area reveals more than 1,000...

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Back to School: Students with Autism Face Additional Stress

August 24th, 2015

The days are getting slightly shorter and rows of folders and backpacks fill the stores.  It’s back to school time, an exciting and sometimes overwhelming season for students and their parents.  Heading back to class can be stressful for...

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Oral Motor and Speech Therapy for Children

August 21st, 2015

What is oral motor therapy? Is it effective and functional? For many, this approach provides results with children and for others oral motor therapy lacks research proof. According to McCauley, Strand, Lof, et al., 2009,...

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The Importance of Following an Antibiotic Protocol

August 18th, 2015

Antibiotics changed medicine in the 20th century but the benefits of the medicine also brought drawbacks. Overuse of antibiotics, especially in live-stock raising, prompted bacteria to develop a resistance to them. In fact, the World...

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Behavioral Health and Autism Services in New Jersey

August 11th, 2015

Where To Look for Behavioral Health and Autism Services in New Jersey

School is about to begin in New Jersey and the start of a new semester can bring a whole host of challenges for a child diagnosed with autism or developmental...

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Adult Personal Care- Post Surgery

August 10th, 2015

As the old saying goes, there’s no place like home. Home is where you’re surrounded by the things that make you feel most comfortable – your bed, your favorite chair, your pictures, your memories. If a loved one is recovering...

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How to Make the Transition From a Student Nurse to a Licensed Professional Nurse

August 6th, 2015

When transitioning from a student nurse to a licensed professional nurse there are many things to consider! Nursing is far more than just a paycheck; it is a commitment to the well-being of your patients and the ability to make the right...

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Making the Epic Difference: A Slideshow of our Patients

August 5th, 2015

Please take a moment to appreciate the amazing and resilient children that we are privileged to serve every day in this patient slideshow. These kids are fighting for their lives, dreams, and futures. We stand with them as partners, and their...

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How To Keep Your Family Swimming Safely This Summer

August 4th, 2015

What can you do this summer to ensure that you and your family are swimming safely?

Summer is here, and we know that the summer time heat attracts swimmers from all over. Popular swim locations like local pools, rivers, lakes, and...

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Sensory Issues Can Be More Intense for Children and Pediatric Patients

July 31st, 2015

 

Everyone jumps at a loud noise or something surprising but when dealing with children who have medical problems, sensory issues can be a major source of distress.  Epic Health Services and Epic Pediatric Therapy provide...

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