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Dear Mitch and staff, Thank you for all of your hard work and caring. You have wonderful staff and they helped put our minds at ease. Keep up the good work. Love,
Written by: Andy and Debbi
There is a difference between home care and home health care
in Highland Park, Lake Forest, and surrounding areas. We are a home care agency
and our services are typically provided by Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs)
and by specially trained caregivers. Home care is typically paid for from
long-term care insurance benefits or private funds.Home health care services can be paid for by Medicare and
these services are usually delivered by Registered Nurses (RNs) physical
therapists, occupational therapists, and speech therapists. Below we’ve
outlined some of the services of each.
After a doctor’s visit or stay in the hospital, skilled care in the home is arranged in order to get you or a loved one back on your feet. Home healthcare includes:
Home care is about sustaining and maintaining your loved one’s quality of life in their home by assisting with activities of daily living:
While a skilled home healthcare professional changes your loved one’s prescriptions, an in-home caregiver helps them remember to take medications day in and day out. A home healthcare agency can change your loved one’s therapy if it’s not working, and an in-home caregiver is there to encourage them to accomplish those therapies. At Homewatch CareGivers' our person-directed approach to caregiving helps an individual to the best of their current abilities so that they continue to feel empowered and fulfilled. Get tips on this approach to care here.
Homewatch CareGivers® is a trademark owned by Homewatch International, Inc.™ and licensed for use to independently-owned franchised businesses that offer caregiver services to the public. All personal services, elderly care, caregiving and home care services offered OR provided under the Homewatch CareGivers™ mark are offered and provided only by independently-owned franchises and, where required, licensed OR registered businesses and care agencies.