Home healthcare is skilled care to help someone get healthy while at home. It comes after a doctor’s visit or a hospital stay and provided by medical professionals.
What you get from home health care: Skilled nursing, At-home physical therapy, Pain Management, Caring for wounds, and Prescription management.
What is Home Care - That’s what we do. We are about sustaining and maintaining your loved one’s quality of life in their home – keeping them safe and comfortable.
What you get from home care: Personal grooming like bathing OR getting dressed, Moving around: getting in and out of the bed/shower, Medication reminders, Helping a person with Alzheimer's or Dementia by grounding and orienting them, and Errands like grocery shopping and picking up prescriptions.
How does home care work with home healthcare - We both have the same goal of keeping your loved one in their home and we work together to make that happen. A skilled home-health-care professional changes your loved one’s prescriptions while an in-home caregiver helps them remember to take medications day in and day out. A home-health-care agency can change your loved one’s therapy if it’s not working, while an in-home caregiver is there to encourage them to accomplish those therapies and to watch for problems and let the therapist know.