“CAREGIVER

OF THE YEAR”

We want you to be our “Caregiver of the Year”!!!!

 

Are you a caregiver or do you know someone who is? Ubiquitous wants to celebrate you in a very special way! We encourage you to apply for the “Ubiquitous Caregiver of the Year” recognition.

To qualify, in 200 words or less, tell us why you or someone you know should be the “Ubiquitous Caregiver of the Year”. The deadline for submission is August 8, 2017. We will announce the winner by August 16, 2017.

 

care·giv·er

/ˈkerˌɡivər/
One who takes care of a family member, friend or neighbor who is sick, disabled or challenged.

* Definition provided by CVS

The winner of this year’s “Ubiquitous Caregiver of the Year” will receive the following:

  • Tickets to the Ubiquitous Expo on Saturday, August 26 and on Sunday, August 27
  • Two night’s stay (Friday and Saturday, August 25 & 26) at the Marriott Marquis Hotel during the Ubiquitous Expo
  • Spa treatment (facial or massage)
  • $250 gift card from CVS
  • $250 cash from Ubiquitous

Winner must be present at the Ubiquitous Expo on Saturday, August 26, where we will recognize you on the Main Stage.

Tell us why you or someone you know should be the Ubiquitous Caregiver of the Year. Limit to 200 words.

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Take Metrobus and or Metrorail to Ubiquitous Expo

Take Metrobus and or Metrorail to Ubiquitous Expo

Care for Caregivers: Products in Retail Pharmacy
April 28th, 2016

Personal Care Products for Giving Care Cleaning and Protecting Against Infection

• Clorox Home Care Clean-up Kit: For cleaning bodily fluids (blood, urine, feces & vomit)
• Clorox Bed Bath and Hygiene Kit
• Clorox Germ Control Kit
• Cleaning and disinfecting fluids
• Disposable gloves and disposable cleaning wipes/wash cloths
• Facemasks and disposable gowns
• Antibacterial soaps and hand sanitizers
• Plastic bags and specialty bags (nausea bags with wipes; disposable commode liner)
• Disinfectant sprays and air fresheners

Personal Well-Being and Comfort

• Nutrition support: Boost, protein bars/smoothies
• Diabetic foot care: Socks that promote good circulation; foot care products like files, clippers and pedicure equipment
• Dry shampoo kit
• Moisturizing: skin lotion or lip balm
• Mouth care products
• Adult briefs or protective panty liners
• Arch supports or shoe liners

Stress Reduction

• Information: Facts about stress management and self-care for caregivers in brochure/booklet at counter; listing of local caregiver resources
• Aromatherapy: Scented sachets, creams or candles
• Reflection: Attractive blank notebooks for journaling; inspiring booklets for caregivers; copies of The Caregiver’s Guide to Self-Care
• Inspiration: Small plaques, stones, bracelets or cards with inspiring messages
• Time-saving: Drive-through for medications; curbside pickup (where available); medication management protocols and tools
• Professional support: Promote relationship between pharmacist/caregiver; provide information to pharmacists on caregiving and local resources

Medical Supplies and Equipment

• Medications: Over-the-counter and prescription
• Cervical collar
• Coccyx cushion or “donut” pillow
• Grab bars
• Quad cane and cane accessories
• Collapsible rolling walker w/seat and storage bag
• Urinal, bed pan or emesis basin
• Assessment devices: thermometers; blood pressure monitor and stethoscope; cholesterol or glucose monitors; peak flow meter to measure lung performance
• Vaporizer
• Wound care products: Wound care kit; first aid kit; sterile dressings, bandages and wraps; antibacterial ointments, creams or sprays

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Personal Care Products for Self-Care Personal Well-Being and Comfort

• Grooming supplies: shampoo, soap, nail, skin and hair-care products
• Weight management: Vitamin supplements; low calorie/nutritious treats; branded (Nutrisystem) meals or snacks
• Exercise: Pedometer, SPF sun protection
• Healthy food options: Fruit, low-fat/low-sugar yogurt and beverages
• Beauty supplies: make-up, skin creams
• www.cvs.com/beauty Extracare beauty club; rewards for caregivers and November discounts

Walter E. Washington Center

3799 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109