Updated: Apr 20
Preparing for a New Caregiver/Homemaker-home health aide!
Are you currently seeking for a home care service? Are you wondering how to choose the right caregiver for your loved ones? Are your relatives or you at a nursing home? And you would like to come home!
We can help? Those are tips on preparing for a new caregiver?
Most people who are new to this phase of hiring a caregiver for a loved-ones might be because they would rather staying at their home instead of staying at any care facility. Before making a decision of hiring a caregiver it is best to have some knowledge about agency prospects.
Now you are wondering why you should go with an agency instead of hiring on your own.
As an example going with an agency to provide you eliminate the main issues for most clients for the fact that when a caregiver wishes to take a break there’s no replacement. That is one of the first issues that might encounter when hiring on your own. We at Perfect Touch Home Care we make sure that every caregiver we hired to take of the patient has the proper training and licensure to serve our clients. The second example let’s say that you have insurance! You might be qualified to receive care under this insurance!
Also at our agency, we want to make sure that we have a nurse available for you 24 hours. Still have a question please contact us. Now after all those workers have been done so how do you prepare for a new caregiver? Here are a few tips and if you have any question please do not hesitate to give us a call.
At Perfect Touch Home Care Firm, we recommend that a #family member or a very close #friend plan to spend the first few visits with the caregiver in the home. That way, you can give the client and the caregiver the chance to get to know one another and you can provide any special care instructions. You will also have the chance to observe the caregiver.
If the caregiver responsibilities will include #transporting the client to and from #doctors or an appointment, you can accompany the caregivers. One of our main goals is to make sure that our caregivers are providing the necessity to care for our clients.
We work and always do follow up with the caregivers on their work. We provide a monthly visit to our client. We do provide you a well-detailed care plan, with that care plan you will know what you can expect from us and the caregiver. We provide the caregiver an activity sheet for you to check on a daily basis. We want to work with you as a team to provide intentional care therefore we always welcome the family attribute.
Being with us or allowing us to care for your loved ones is knowing that you can depend on us. It’s just simple as that “The Perfect Touch of Care to your loved ones.
Note: Welcoming a new caregiver to your home is allowing someone else into your personal space, therefore it is extremely important to prepare before-hand. Laying down your rules and expectations and always know what to expect from any agency and their caregivers in terms of the care plan.
If in need more information we can be each #24 hours at 908-469-2701 or Text 862-339-9911