Home health aide service consists of many services that can be administered in your family's home. Typically, home care agencies review potential patients before entry. This screening might include ADLs abilities, skin problems, and medication use. This care type can provide various medical services including opening container lids, assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. Home care provides multiple services including laundry, tracheostomy care, and local transportation. Additionally, care services can include meal preperation and companionship. Home health aide services may also provide your family member assistance doing help with household chores and bathing. Finally, non-medical home care can provide your loved one with services including assistance with ambulation and transfers from bed to wheelchair.
Cost of Living
Chewelah has a median home value of $135,653 and the median cost of rent is about $793 per month per month. The rent burden for Chewelah is about 22.7% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Currently, the population of Chewelah consists of 2,637 people. Chewelah has a population density of 341 people per square mile. In Chewelah, 12.0% of the population are veterans. Out of the total population of Chewelah, 9.9% are widows, 44.4% participate in the labor force, 32.1% have some form of disability, and 9.5% do not have health insurance. Out of the total city population, 54.2% are female and 45.8% are male. The median age of Chewelah is 51 years old. In terms of education, 16.9% have a college degree, 5.0% have a graduate degree, and 37.8% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Chewelah is 1.8% Hispanic, 0.0% other or not specified, 5.9% mixed race, 89.8% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.3% Asian, 0.0% Native American, and 3.0% black.
An overview of Washington
In terms of resources, Washington has a cost of living index of 109.5, a grocery index rating of 107.8, and a housing index rating of 117.8. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Washington citizen is ranked 1st nation-wide. Additionally, Washington is ranked 4th by healthcare standards. The state of Washington has 104 hospitals and 216 health centers, providing care to a population of 7,647,384. The three highest ranked hospitals in Washington are Providence St Mary Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, and Multicare Valley Hospital. The natural beauty of Washington is ranked 14th in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
The median age in the state is 38, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Washington ranks 19th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Washington, 30% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 6,114 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Washington there are 291 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 37% voted for the Republican candidate while 53% voted for the Democratic candidate.
State-wide weather information
Washington experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 8,800% in the month of December. On average, the state receives 3.15 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 18.94 inches. The average air quality index rating in Washington is 32.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 77.2 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65Â°F. The average high summer temperature is around 92Â°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 40Â°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Washington drops to around 35Â°F. The average high winter temperature is around 53Â°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 14Â°F during the month of December. While residents of Washington mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Washington can include earthquakes (moderate), earthquakes (high), and floods.
Wildlife to be found in Washington
The state of Washington has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of nootka rose, buckthorn, quaking aspen, and douglas maple. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the american pika, the shrew-mole, the coho (silver) salmon, or the rainbow trout. The state animal of Washington is the Olympic marmot.