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Norwalk Plan of Care

Here in Norwalk, CT, our plan of in-home elder care is designed to suit you and your family. One of the ways we do this is by matching up caregivers and clients.

We have a female client that served in WWII. A lovely lady that does not realize she needs some help. Working with her family, we brought in a caregiver and explained to the client that she was there to be her friend. Someone to talk to, go to lunch with, watch TV with, go for walks along the beach with. As the client gets used to the situation, the caregiver will start to take on some of the housework but the most important thing was to get her to accept someone into her home.

Your Norwalk home care service plan may include:

Bathing, Dressing, Grooming & Toileting

Bathing Assistance
Catheter/Ostomy Bag (Empty Only)
Comb & Set Hair
Denture Care Assistance
Dressing Assistance
Incontinence Care Assistance
Nail Care (File and Clean)
Oral Hygiene Assistance
Perineal Care
Skin Check
Toileting Assistance

Housekeeping & Laundry

Change Bed Linens
Clearing Clutter & Trip Hazards
Organizing Household Items
Vacuuming & Dusting

Meals

Cooking Together and Eating Together
Incorporating Food Preferences & Dietary Restrictions
Menu Planning
Nutrition & Hydration Oversight
Report Refused Nutrition/Hydration

Errands & Transportation

Dr's Appointments
Grocery Shopping
Pharmacy
Social Outings

Medications

Adherence to Time of Day, Dietary Considerations and Activity Scheduling
Communication About Adherence & Adverse Side Effects
Medication Reminders
Remote Care Technology Medication Dispensers

Social Engagement

Arts & Crafts
Cards & Board Games
Music & Movies
Outings & Social Activities with Friends and Family
Story Sharing & Reminiscing

Safety Precautions

Ambulation Assistance
Assistive Devices
Bed-Bound Repositioning
Fall Risk Evaluation
Full House Safety Evaluation
Remote Care Technology & Safety Alert Systems
Transfer Assistance (Bed, Car, Chair)

Quality Oversight

Care Plan Documentation
Caregiver Matching
Family Involvement in Plan of Care
Indepth Social History
Quality Assurance Visits

Lifestyle

Adherence to Smoking & Alcohol Reduction Recommendations
Routine Exercising
Sleeping Patterns

Care Communication

Communication with Family
Communication with Providers Coming into the Home (PT, OT, Home Health, DME, Oxygen)
Communication with Providers Out of Home (PCP, Specialist, Pharmacist, Clinic)
Dr Appointment Scheduling and Updates

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