Live in home healthcare is versatile
Adequate senior care is a very important concern for young adults who must try to juggle hectic schedules and busy lives. They want to ensure that their loved ones are getting the care they need even though commitments prevent family members from providing the necessary care. This is why live in-home healthcare is an alternative that will work for both seniors and their families.
A live-in caregiver can provide care 24 hours a day to seniors and offer family members peace of mind knowing that their loved one is receiving the care he or she needs. It also allows family members the opportunity to spend quality time with their loved ones without worrying about personal care or housekeeping duties. A live in-home healthcare caregiver has the training to provide your loved one with the support, care, and assistance he or she needs every day. This means that household tasks, personal care tasks, and even companionship services can be provided in the safety and comfort of his or her home.
THE VERSATILITY OF IN-HOME CARE
Remaining at home is almost always the preferred goal of seniors. A customized support and care plan will allow your loved one to receive one-on-one care in a familiar setting. Seniors can decide when, where, and how often they receive services as well as the types of services they need. They will receive all the care they need and nothing unnecessary.
OPTIONS FOR LIVE-IN CARE
Your loved one has several options for live in-home healthcare. One type of care is known as 24/7. This service requires at least two caregivers to provide continuous care around the clock. Alzheimer’s patients and those with chronic conditions would benefit from this care. Some of the services that are included:
- Personal care
- Emotional support
- Mobility assistance
- Medication reminders
Overnight care is common with seniors who need assistance before bedtime and when they awake in the morning. The caregiver will arrive at the home in time to cook and serve dinner, and then get the client ready for bed. The caregiver will stay overnight, prepare breakfast the next day, and help the client get ready to start the day.
With life in care, the caregiver provides assistance and care daily while staying in the home. However, the caregiver must be given separate sleeping quarters and allowed to have a decent night’s sleep.
If your loved one is at a fragile point in life, relocating them may not be the best choice. Live in-home healthcare can provide the necessary assistance in a loving environment.
Our professional caregivers are advocates for you or your loved one’s health and quality of life. Contact us today to get a free assessment and see if live-in care is the best choice.