When someone thinks about home care, they assume home care and home health care are one in the same, but that is not the case. Below is a side-by-side comparison of these services.
Posts Categorized: In-Home Care
While quality of life and quality of care are always priorities when researching long-term care options for seniors, cost is inevitably a factor. Costs of in-home care are determined on a case-by-case basis. Factors include your family member’s abilities, needs and desires – plus the needs and desires of other family members – which means… Read more »
As people age, they sometimes grow less active, exercising far less than when they were younger. This may occur because they have aches and pains that limit movement, for example or because they feel socially isolated and lack friends to exercise with. However, staying fit means seniors can continue with their daily activities and remain… Read more »
The terms, “home healthcare,” “in-home care” or “at home care” are all comprehensive, umbrella terms that comprise a wide range of services and offerings available to seniors or housebound individuals. From a dedicated driver who comes to drive a client to a weekday appointment or social activity, to meal preparation, hygiene care, or even 24-hour… Read more »
My parents live too far away for me to care for them personally, so how can I make sure they have the help they need to age in place when I’m not close by to help? First, put your mind at ease, you are in good company. Many Baby Boomers and Gen Xers live so… Read more »