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Home Health Care

Our parents' declining health calls for help with activities of daily living. Home care is designed to enable our aging parents to remain at home and avoid institutional care.

Types of Agencies

While the home health agency provides skilled, short-term rehabilitation, the non-medical agency provides long-term supportive care. What type of agency do you need?

Types of Caregivers

What's the difference between a home health aide, personal care aide, and homemaker? Some non-certified aides are trained to provide personal care, while others are not.

Caregiver Qualifier

Use this tool to answer the question... "What type of in-home caregiver do I need?" Select from a list of caregiving tasks to reveal minimum caregiver qualifications.

Adult Day Care

Adult day care offers the advantage of staying at home, but still gives families the repsite they need. Centers provide social and recreational activites, plus meals.

Senior Transportation

Senior transportation is crucial to ensure access to medical care and grocery shopping. It enables elderly loved ones to live independently and helps to prevent isolation.

Alzheimer's Care

When your parent or loved one has Alzheimer's, it is beneficial to explore caregiving options and living arrangements ahead of time in order to make informed decisions.

Hospice Care

Hospice is a concept of care rather than a specific place of care, although being at home is desirable. Hospice services include emotional support and comfort care.

Home Medical Supplies

Incontinence and Disposables
  • Adult Diapers
  • Protective Underwear
  • Bed Pads


Home Safety
  • Bed Handles & Rails
  • Security Poles
  • Shower Tub Seats


Wound Care
  • Alcohol Preps
  • Hydrocolloid Dressings
  • Tapes


Personal Care
  • Shampoo & Body Wash
  • Diabetic Skin Care
  • Toileting Aids

 Briggs DMI Universal Heel Protector

Briggs DMI Universal Heel Protector

 Tried and true these heel protectors have been around for many years. Simple design, easy to apply, soft and comfortable. A sensible initial preventive measure when your loved ones are at risk for pressure sores. Heels and elbows are very common locations for bedsores to develop. 

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 What Can You Expect After Choosing a Home Care Agency?

What Can You Expect After Choosing a Home Care Agency?

Initially the agency should schedule an in-home assessment visit to evaluate your loved one's needs at a time convenient for your family to participate. This first visit should be performed by a qualified health professional and most often will be a nurse. During this assessment visit, all aspects of care needed and expected should be clearly expressed by both parties. This first meeting should establish a good rapport and strong foundation for open commun...




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