Caregivers registered with our agency provide care on an hourly or a Live-In basis:
Nurses: *Provide Geriatric Case Management *Set up and manage medications *Monitor vital signs *Assess and monitor health conditions and communicate with family and physicians about health issues *Health Advocacy at home, in nursing facilities, hospitals and at MD visits.
Social Workers: *Home assessment *Counseling *Assessment of financial needs and referral to available programs and grants to lower cost of care.
Physical/Occupational Therapy: Client assessment and exercises for clients that are not eligible for Medicare.
Personal Care: Includes Ambulating, Bathing, Continence Care, Dressing, Eating, Nutritional Needs, Medication Reminders, Toileting, and Transferring. Known as ADLs (Activities of Daily Living), training and/or experience is required to perform these tasks safely. Personal care is performed by Certified Nurses Aides (CNA) , Home Health Aides (HHA) and Personal Care Attendants (PCA).
Homemakers/Companions: Homemaker/Companions do not perform personal care. Their skills include light housekeeping, shopping, preparing meals, medication reminders, and driving to name a few. They can attend a special occasion with a client or bring a favorite pet for a vet visit.
**We work with various State agencies to provide: Respite Care as needed to provide family caregivers time off; Dementia Care, as many of our caregivers that we refer have extensive experience with dementia patients. Some of these services can be completely subsidized with State programs and grants.
As well as referring companions, homemakers, and personal care attendants…. We were the first Home care agency to provide additional services in the comfort of your own home, including beauty services, home maintenance, yard work, legal services, financial management, snow shoveling, etc. If you don’t see the service you need listed , please call and see if we can find it for you! Our Motto is “One Call Does It All!”
- Yard work
- Pet services
- Beauty services
- Massage therapy
- Legal services
- Financial management