In-home caregivers can provide an individual with a variety of services, helping to make their life easier, and more manageable. They can assist with daily living activities such as, meal prepping, bathing, grooming, dressing, light housekeeping, transport to doctor appointments, pick up prescriptions, go grocery shopping, and more. They must follow the care plan that is typically created by the clients’ medical team. They must report any incidents that occur, such as the client falling, or needing to go to the hospital, as well as record any changes they see from that individual on a day-to-day basis for the protection and safety of everyone.
Benefits Of Hiring An In-Home Caregiver
Hiring an in-home caregiver can be life-changing for the person needing assistance and their family. The client may be living alone and require a lot of assistance, or with family members and just need to assist the family occasionally. By hiring a caregiver you are removing a huge burden on both parties, the client won’t feel like they are overwhelming their loved ones, and the family will actually be able to have a break. If the client is alone, you may not only be assisting them with daily activities but also providing them with companionship, which a lot of elders may be deprived of. Whether assistance is needed temporarily or permanently, the caregivers will assist as much as possible while following your care plan and still give you some independence.
In-Home Caregiver With American Advantage
American Advantage Home Care is an accredited home health agency and has received The Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission. Our licensed in-home caregivers will provide quality personalized healthcare to all of our patients all in the comforts of their homes. We service patients located in Canton, Livonia, Southfield, Dearborn, and the surrounding Michigan areas. If you or someone you know is in need of in-home caregiver services, please contact us online or call us at 884-4MY-AAHC for more information.