Senior home care consists of a variety of different services provided in in a residential setting Typically, home care services review potential patients prior to admittance. This screening might include skin problems, weight/nutritional status, and health problems. This type of care provides multiple services including short-term nursing care, tracheostomy care, and assistance scheduling medical appointments. This type of care can provide various medical services such as opening container lids, aid in self-administration of medication, and assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability. Furthermore, services provided will involve companionship and long-term nursing care. Home health aide services may also provide your family member help doing help with household chores and doing laundry. Finally, assistive home care can support your loved one with health services such as transfers from wheelchair to bed and transfers from bed to wheelchair.
Cost of Living
The rent burden for Bloomingdale is about 20.7% of the average monthly income. Bloomingdale has a median home value of about $288,479 and the median cost of rent is about $1,587 per month per month.
Demographics and Values
Out of the total city population, 54.0% are female and 46.0% are male. The median age of Bloomingdale is 44 years old. In Bloomingdale, 5.1% of the population are veterans. Racially, the population of Bloomingdale is 13.1% Hispanic, 80.8% white, 1.4% other or not specified, 3.6% black, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 12.7% Asian, 0.1% Native American, and 1.3% mixed race. Of the population of Bloomingdale 37.2% have a college degree, 13.2% have a graduate degree, and 23.8% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Bloomingdale, 5.6% do not have health insurance, 67.5% participate in the labor force, 9.3% have some form of disability, and 8.6% are widows. The total population of Bloomingdale consists of 22,016 people. Bloomingdale has a population density of 1,256 people per square mile.
An overview of Illinois
Overall, Illinois ranks 35th out of all states in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare. In total, Illinois has 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Illinois are Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary Hospital, ‘‚¬Centralia, and Midwestern Region Medical Center. The natural beauty of Illinois is ranked 43rd in the nation. In terms of resources, Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7, a grocery index rating of 94.2, and a housing index rating of 87.2. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average.
Social demographics of the state
The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. Thirty-four percent of Illinois residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 12,453 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.
State-wide weather information
Illinois experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops to around 28F. The average high winter temperature is around 49F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and tornadoes.
Wildlife to be found in Illinois
The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of angelica, bloodroot, viola pedata, and blazing star. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern red bat, the American black bear, the coyote, or the cougar. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.