Affordable Home Health Care in Fort Lauderdale, FL
During the decade of the ’90s, home health care was very popular, today it continues to gain acceptance as the preferred alternative to institutional care in the long term recovery and rehabilitation process. Physicians and professionals agree that recuperating in the home environment heightens emotional well-being and shortens the convalescence period.
Post-operative & Restorative Care. We will help provide a comfortable and safe healing environment to alleviate the medical and physical issues that can complicate an individual’s recovery from surgery.
Dementia & Hospice Care. Our compassionate, patient-centered approach allows us to address the challenging symptoms and needs of those that may not be able to communicate their pain. Toileting and Incontinence. Our caregivers compassionately and sensitively help older adults maintain dignity and self-esteem as they receive help with the normal activities of daily living.
Bathing, Dressing & Grooming. We help clients look and feel their best by assisting them with showers, baths, dressing and grooming.
Meal Preparation & Feeding. Our caregivers ensure that our clients receive delicious, nutritionally balanced meals even if they have special dietary requirements or restrictions.
Laundry & Light Housekeeping. We assist with vacuuming, dusting, sweeping, cleaning bathrooms and sinks, taking out trash, straightening up rooms and cleaning interior windows that can be reached without a ladder.
Grocery Shopping & Errands. Our caregivers will shop for groceries. We can also run errands such as picking up prescriptions or going to the post office. Clients may choose to stay home or help with the shopping as an excellent way to feel active and engaged. Transport to Appointments. Taking clients to medical appointments, barbershops, beauty salons, shopping or wherever they need to go is an integral part of our services.
Companionship & Play. We never overlook the importance of our clients’ happiness, positive outlook and quality of life. We actively engage in conversation and activities to stimulate the body and mind. Yes, that even includes playful activities, such as card games or puzzles, if our client desires.
Some of the Benefits of Home Health Care include:
- Peace of mind, knowing a parent or loved one has a caregiver assisting them with activities of daily living.
- Regular visits by a skilled nurse who manages, evaluates the individual care plan and forwards it to the patient’s doctor for approval.
- Patients recuperate faster in their own environment.
- Outpatient surgery has increased and hospital stays are much shorter.
- Patient’s family lacks time and training needed to care for their needs.
- Signs and symptoms of complications or declines are reported quickly to the doctor and family.