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West Hartford Farmington, Avon, Newington and Wethersfield

what is home care

Home Care agencies provide non-medical support in the home.  Caregivers assist with activities of daily living and provide companionship.  Homewatch CareGivers of West Hartford offers a full range of non-medical services, giving critical support to people of all ages.  

Home Care is different than home healthcare

Home healthcare refers to agencies that provide medical services such as nursing support, therapies, and other types of medical treatment in the home.  Home care, and home healthcare agencies can work together to deliver companionship and personal care services alongside the medical treatments required by your healthcare provider. 

Home Healthcare

  • Skilled nursing
  • Administrate medication
  • Post-op rehab
  • IV or nutrition therapy
  • Wound care
  • Pain management

Home Care

  • Companionship
  • Post-op care
  • Medication reminders
  • Errands, chores
  • Grooming, bathing
  • Social activity

How do home care and home healthcare work together?

After an illness, hospital or rehab stay, Homewatch CareGivers of West Hartford often collaborates and coordinates with local Home Health Care agencies.  This ensures an integrated care team approach and seamless delivery of both medical and non-medical support to our clients.