3 Tips when transitioning to a home care provider

By: Home Care Assistance - Calgary Feb 05, 2019
Home care assistance Calgary, AB. Home care, elder care

What are three good practices when transitioning my mom to home care

The need for home care in Calgary starts in one of three ways.

It can begin as a result of a sudden illness or injury. It can begin as one of many stages in a chronic disease process. Or it can start as the result of frailties developed over the course of a long life.

How home care begins typically reflects how caregivers are chosen and how they view their responsibilities. It’s important to do your research and make sure the provider provides trained, screened, Health Care Aids, who,, insured and have WCB coverage along with a city of Calgary police check.

Secondly, you should pick a company that performs quality assurance visits and has a third party like the BBB to check their satisfaction reviews. And thirdly the best practice is to choose a provider with an RN a case manages the client and the caregiver to provide the utmost support. It is because of this support that makes it an easier transition your loved one feels truly cared for.

Us as family members want to be there for our loved ones but sometimes it is not realistic thinking, having the option of an RN (Registered Nurse) to take care of the medical care is a great one to pursue help.

Our mission at Home Care Assistance of Calgary is to change the way the world ages. We provide older adults with quality care in Calgary and surrounding cities, that enables them to live happier, healthier lives at home. Our services are distinguished by the caliber of our caregivers, the responsiveness of our staff, and our expertise in live-in care. We embrace a positive, balanced approach to ageing centred on the evolving needs of older adults.

We provide older adults with quality care that enables them to age in place, in a familiar home environment surrounded by their cherished memories. Around-the-clock care is a great alternative to assisted living facilities or retirement homes.

Trust Home Care Assistance - Calgary to alleviate your loved one’s fears. Our care plans are customized, ensuring your loved one only receives the help he or she needs, which allows for greater opportunities to maintain independence in other aspects of life.