How to Get Started with Home Care for Your Loved One
Everything you need to know about initiating home care services
Before you start discussing home care with your loved senior, you need to keep in mind that both you and your parent have a variety of in home care for senior options to choose from
In order to provide the highest quality home care, when you begin your journey with us the first thing we will do is schedule an in-house assessment. This way you will learn firsthand about your parent and their needs. Our representatives will talk to your loved one, but also encourage you and other family members to share their opinions with us and engage in the conversation.
Through this conversation, we will explore your loved one’s health condition, living situation and learn more about their needs, wants, likes, dislikes, and preferences. We will gladly listen to other family members who want to share some valuable input with us.
After the conversation and with all that vital information about your loved one in mind, we will start creating an in home care for seniors plan, which will be tailored to meet your parent’s every need. In order to provide your senior with a safe living environment, our qualified members of the staff will fall proof their home, that includes removing clutter, installing handrails and grab bars, and also securing rugs, and rearranging small furniture.
When you approve the care plan, we will match your parent with one of our highly-trained caregivers. We will ensure that our home care provider and your parent are compatible in terms of personality, experiences, and more.
This personalized care plan is not set in stone, and we can change it at any time. Also, we will reassess it every six months to ensure that your loved one is receiving adequate care.
While working with Comfort Keepers of Woodland, CA, you can stay included in your parent’s care as much as you wish to. You can decide if you want to remain the primary caregiver and opt for our respite care services or let us take care of your loved one on a full-time or 24-hour basis. Whichever in home care for seniors services you choose, we will regularly provide you with updates on your parent’s condition.
If you would like to learn more about our services or have a question for us, do not hesitate to give Comfort Keepers of Woodland, CA a call.