Home care agencies can provide services to assist with a patient’s everyday life such as cleaning, cooking, and paying bills. Home care services are meant for homebound, chronically ill, recovering, or disabled patients. Home health aides can provide care and treatments that need to be administered by licensed nurses and speech, physical, and occupational therapy to help patients who are recovering from any health issues.
What Skills Should Home Care Providers Have?
Home care providers should have the patience, empathy, and compassion necessary to properly care for any patient. They should understand the challenges their patient is facing and provide high-quality, patient-centric care. Home care providers should be passionate about providing the care the patient needs and keeping them as comfortable as possible throughout the process. They will also need to have the practical skills necessary to ensure all of the patient’s needs are met such as organizational, medical, communication, and time management skills.
Home Care 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. We provide care in the home for patients in Southfield, MI, Livonia, MI, Detroit, MI, and the surrounding Michigan Areas. Our licensed home care nurses, caregivers, and clinicians are dedicated to providing skilled care to accommodate all of our patient’s needs. Our core values that guide our actions are patient centrism, quality & innovation, compassion, integrity, diversity, and respect. If you or a loved one requires home care please contact us online or call us at 844-4MY-AAHC.