How To Choose A Home Care Aide For Your Aging Parent

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Choosing a home care aide for your aging parent can be daunting and challenging. Of course, you want the best for your parent: a dependable, trustworthy, and kind home care aide should take care of him or her. Yet, the services should also be affordable for you too. It could be difficult but not impossible to find a home care aide who fits your requirements. Needs Assessment The first step to choosing an in-home senior care aide is to assess your parent’s needs.…

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Ways To Assess Whether Your Home Health Client Is Being Honest About His Or Her Health

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Trust between any healthcare provider and his or her client is vitally important, and this includes the relationship between a home health aide and the client. While you might not think that someone receiving home care has an incentive to be dishonest, this isn’t necessarily the case. For example, an elderly person may feel that his or her adult children will send him or her to a nursing home if his or her health begins to slip.…

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4 Tips For Switching From Home Care To Home Health Care

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If you or a loved one is a senior and needs assistance at home, you will likely be looking for either home care or home heath care. While the basic difference between the two is that home care covers basic needs and care and is provided by trained professionals who are usually not medically certified while home health care covers specific medical needs and is provided by registered or certified nurses.…

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