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Career Opportunity Statewide

We are currently recruiting statewide for Direct Care Workers.  Contact us at https://genactainhomecare.com/Careers.html for more information or call at 907-631-3078 Direct Care Workers Needed in Seward, Anchor Point, Soldotna and Ninilchik SOLDOTNA, Alaska Full Time Position 2023-03-15 ______________________________________________________________ Direct Care Workers Needed in Wasilla Wasilla, Alaska Full Time Position 2023-03-15 ______________________________________________________________ DSP for licensed Group Home WASILLA, Alaska […]




Take Care of Your Heart from the Start. Picture of a stethoscope showing the tubing in the shape of a heart beat reading.

Take Care of Your Heart from the Start

It’s no secret that cardiovascular problems during the middle and latter years can cause cognitive decline as people age. However, a new study shows that high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, and elevated blood sugar in early adulthood are also linked to cognitive deficits later in life.1 The study started with over 3000 people between […]




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Think Again About Cardio Exercise

The Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans recommends that adults get at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity aerobic physical activity each week.1 Many people do not reach this mark because they either don’t enjoy workouts or have medical issues that make traditional exercise a challenge. People also sometimes think it takes too much time and effort. […]




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UCLA Loneliness Scale

Loneliness increases with age, and it is connected with a surprising number of health effects such as high blood pressure, heart disease, a weakened immune system, anxiety, depression, cognitive decline, Alzheimer’s disease, and even mortality. When it comes to loneliness, we all feel it in different ways. Some people feel lonely when they are by […]




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Safely Independent

Some patients with dementia and Alzheimer’s can live in the community with some help from family or home care providers.  Below are  tips to help people live with safety and confidence. These steps are great building blocks to help persons with Alzheimer’s disease, but being flexible and capable of adapting to individuals will help deal […]




Safely Independent. Picture of a hand holding a purple ribbon.

Safely Independent

Some patients with dementia and Alzheimer’s can live in the community with some help from family or home care providers.  Below are  tips to help people live with safety and confidence. These steps are great building blocks to help persons with Alzheimer’s disease, but being flexible and capable of adapting to individuals will help deal […]




Employee of the month - November

Employee of the Month – November 2022

We are very thankful for our stellar employees who provide outstanding care for our clients on a daily basis. Genacta In-Home Care is honored to recognize Debra as the Employee of the Month for November. A big shout out and thank you to Debra! Debra is a great caregiver who goes above and beyond for […]




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November is National Home Care Month

Each November the home care and hospice community honors the millions of nurses, home care aides, therapists, and social workers who make a remarkable difference for the patients and families they serve. These heroic caregivers play a central role in our healthcare system and in homes across the nation. To recognize their efforts, we call […]




Is the Bathroom the Most Dangerous Room in the House? Picture of a toilet in a bathroom with grab bars.

Is the Bathroom the Most Dangerous Room in the House?

The scariest room in horror movies is often the basement. There should be more fear of the bathroom. Although the smallest room in the house, a Centers for Disease Control (CDC) study found that nonfatal injuries among older adults were likely to occur in the bathroom. [1] The two most common spots for injuries were […]




Employee of the Month

Employee of the Month – October 2022

We are pleased to announce that Christina Adkiuns has earned the title of Employee of the Month for October. We recognize how hard you’ve been working. Christina is always willing to assist with whatever is requested of her and does so with a smile. She knows her job and is compassionate towards her co-workers and […]






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