Returning Home – Do I Need Trusted Senior Home Care?

Returning home from the hospital or from a nursing home can be very difficult. Often times Trusted Senior Home Care is needed for a while so that you can get readjusted to your surroundings. This is especially critical when you first arrive home because you may not have your full strength.

Many Challenges Await:

  • Are your family and friends available to help when you need it? Can they help with every day meals, transportation, personal hygiene, grocery shopping, housekeeping, laundry, and everyday needs that you will have when you return home?
  • Will you need to be reminded to take your medications? Will you be able to remember which ones to take? This is extremely important to give yourself the best chance to remain at home. It is very common for patients to return home, not take their medications and end up back in the hospitaT1 green tahoma 11 fontl.
  • Is your house safe in its current condition? Do you need grab bars or assisting devices installed in your house so that you can safely get around?
  • Will you be able to get in and out of chairs safely or will you need help ambulating?
  • Will you need bathing help? Medicare may pay for some help if you have Doctor ordered skilled care but it is usually a limited amount of help.Will you need more help with bathing and other personal hygiene than Medicare will provide and pay for?
  • Will you be able to get in and out of bed safely without assistance? Often times when you first get up after lying down for a while you become light headed. Getting up on your feet too quickly can be very dangerous.
  • Many accidents happen in the bathroom. Space is limited while you am trying to clean yourself and get your clothes situated. Just getting up and down off of the toilet can be very difficult.

A Caring Choice offers Trusted Senior Home Care Services to assist when help is needed:

  • Personal Hygiene Assistance
  • Incontinence Care & Toileting
  • Nutritious Meal Preparation
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