• Paradigm Recognizes Family Nurse Practitioner Adeshola Afolabi

    Nurse practitioners play an important role in developing and delivering palliative care treatment plans, and Paradigm is fortunate to have Adeshola “Shola” Afolabi on our staff. Meet Nurse Practitioner Shola Afolabi Shola is a palliative care nurse practitioner with Paradigm Health: an innovator and leader in palliative care. Shola brings with him well-rounded nursing and family nurse [...]

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    Palliative Care for Veterans

    Indianapolis is home to more than 45,000 military veterans, more than half of whom are over age 55. As Hoosiers Caring for Hoosiers, Paradigm Health is committed to understanding the unique challenges these heroes face as they confront illness and end of life, so we can provide them with quality, personalized palliative care to ease the journey. That’s why Paradigm has partnered with We Honor[...]

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    Paradigm Living Concepts Celebrates Five Years of Service to Central Indiana;  Introduces Paradigm Health

    Paradigm Living Concepts, a home health, hospice and palliative care company is celebrating five years of service to the Central Indiana community. In response to steady industry growth, Paradigm Living Concepts recently expanded business operations and has relocated to a new office located at 8904 Bash Street, Suite B, on the northeast side of Indianapolis. Over the past five years of [...]

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    Wellness Supplies for Flu Season

    As part of Paradigm’s blog series to help you prepare for flu season, we’ve covered when and why to get a flu shot, as well as additional actions you can take to protect your health this season. You may also want to stock up on wellness supplies, so you can limit your exposure to sick people during the season and avoid spreading germs if you or your loved ones do become ill. Below are [...]

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    Healthy Habits During Flu Season

    Seasonal flu is a significant health concern, especially for hospice and home health patients and their families. Paradigm’s recent blog post explains how flu shots are the best, most important step to preventing complications. This article includes additional steps you can take to keep your family healthy during flu season. Everyday Actions to Protect Your Health This Season When infected [...]

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    Did you know falls are the leading cause of injuries for older adults? One in four Americans age 65 and older falls every year. Falls can result in hip fractures, broken bones, and head injuries. Fall injuries can also be fatal. Fall prevention is critical to keeping seniors safe. Even without a major injury, a fall can cause an older adult to become fearful or depressed, making it difficult [...]

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    Protect Yourself from Flu this Season

    Fall is here, and it’s time to start planning for flu season! Paradigm has compiled information to help you understand the risk of flu and how to protect your family. Understanding the Illness Flu symptoms are caused by influenza viruses which infect a person’s nose, throat, and lungs. Infected people often experience respiratory symptoms such as cough and sore throat, as well as fever and [...]

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    7 Ways to Cheer Up Someone Who is Lonely

    Living in Central Indiana, we are fortunate to be part of a compassionate community. Families, friends, and volunteers are always eager to assist others. But even the most caring people can feel unsure about how to help someone coping with chronic or terminal illness – no one wants to do or say the wrong thing when approaching a patient or their loved ones. The Loneliness Trap Aging [...]

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    Meet Indianapolis Hospice Director RN Ashley Meldahl

    In celebration of Nurse's Week 2018 and one of the pillars of Paradigm Living Concepts continuum of care, hospice, we would like to introduce you to a one of our caregiving all-stars, who continually goes above and beyond in her dedication to our team and our patients. In the area of Indianapolis hospice care, she shines brightly with her compassionate caregiving. Meet Hospice Director, RN [...]

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    Tips for Managing Caregiver Stress

    At Paradigm Living Concepts, we are privileged to work with many professionals, volunteers, and family members who dedicate their time to caring for others. Providing emotional support, physical assistance, financial help, or another type of care can be draining. It’s important that caregivers understand how to manage this stress. Recognizing Your Role According to the Mayo Clinic, about 1[...]

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