The Five Questions to Ask About Home Health Care

June 25th, 2015

The following blog was originally published in the Dallas Morning News Special Needs Blog. It was written by Diane M. McCullom, senior vice president of clinical operations at Epic. 

When you think of home health care, older...

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Staying Safe in the Summer Sun

June 24th, 2015

Summer has arrived! During this time of year, you’re more likely to spend time outdoors with your family enjoying activities that increase your skin’s exposure to the sun.

However, though the warmth of the sun may feel good on your...

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San Antonio Team Hosts Continuing Education Workshop for Therapists

June 19th, 2015

As part of our ongoing effort to provide Epic care to our patients, we regularly aim to improve the delivery of our pediatric therapy services.

One way we do that is by offering continuing education unit (CEU) opportunities for our...

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San Antonio Clinic Hosts Luau for Patients

June 18th, 2015

What do dancing, face painting and popcorn have in common? They’re all a part of the fun had at Epic’s San Antonio Summer Kick-Off Luau!

The Epic-sponsored event, held last week, allowed pediatric patients and their families an...

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Communication Tips for Alzheimer’s Disease

June 12th, 2015

Alzheimer’s disease gradually diminishes a person’s ability to communicate.

People with dementia have more difficulty expressing thoughts and emotions, as well as more trouble understanding others.

Here are some tips to help in...

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How Occupational Therapy Can Help Children with Handwriting

June 11th, 2015

One of the first assignments most kindergartners are tasked with is copying words and letters.

Handwriting requires pre-foundational skills that are essential for the development of handwriting. A child who develops proximal stability...

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Water Safety Tips for Children and Adults

June 5th, 2015

Are you spending more time outdoors lately? For most families, summer often means more time in and around water. But it’s important to remember the dangers that water can present for both children and adults. To help keep you and your family...

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Summertime Fun in a Box

June 3rd, 2015

As the school year comes to an end, more and more parents will begin hearing their children use phrases such as, “I’m bored” or “I don’t have anything to do.”

Though these statements may seem harmless, it’s important to know...

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Personal Care for Pennsylvania from Epic Health Services

May 29th, 2015

Many people need assistance with medications, medical equipment or even therapy.  However, sometimes that is more help than is required. These may be the exact situations where personal care fills the bill. If you happen to fall into this...

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Meet a Member of the Epic Team: Aracely

May 27th, 2015

Today, it’s our honor to introduce you to Aracely Perez Filsinger, speech-language pathology assistant (SLPA) with our pediatric therapy clinic in San Antonio, Texas.

Q: What do you enjoy most about being an SLPA? A: I...

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