Senior Home Health Care Services In Los Angeles CA

Caregivers Northridge CA 1-877-264-0896 ( Toll Free Northridge Line)

As we age there may come the time in ones life where fall risks and doing activities of daily living may become difficult for one to do. Certain diseases creep up on us as old age now becomes a reality. Problems like Dementia, Cancer, Heart Failure are just some of the many problems seniors face. It can be a difficult time for families and seniors when they must seek outside assistance for their caregiver needs. Here at Your Direct Health Care we comprehend that seniors in Notrhridge are needing help. That is why we have set up our caregiver system which is dedicated to providing high quality home care services. 

What We Look For In Our Caregivers

  • 3 years experience
  • Clean Background Check
  • Interview with care team manager
  • DMV check
  • Personality Assessment
  • Tuberculosis Exam
  • National Background Check
  • Phone Screen Interview
  • Auto Insurance
  • CPR certification

What Is Home Health Care ?

Home health care is  medical care that is given by registered nurse, occupational therapist, physical therapist or other licensed medical professionals, and normally occurs after a hospital diagnosis. In addition home health is paid for through insurance. If you have any more questions regarding home health care please call us at 1-877-264-0896 

Some of the Services Provided By Home Health Care

  • Hospice Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Nurse Visits To Monitor Health
  •  Wound care By Nurses
  • Physical Therapy

Home Health Nurses will come to a senior who need assistance with activities of daily living. In order to get home health care services a senior must get a doctors order which we as a home care agency can assist with and then have a nurse assessment.

Problems that Require Home Health Services

  • After an recent hospitalization or release from a nursing center to help senior get back to being independent.
  • If an elder has a new change to medication in order to keep track of adverse reactions due to medicine
  • Sometimes elders are weak and need assistance with physical therapy ( A therapist can work in conjunction with caregivers to ensure proper therapy is being implemented)  

What is Senior Home Care ?

Home Care in Northridge is considered non medical care services that assist more with tasks that are not medical in nature. Such tasks like cooking and cleaning and driving are all on the list for services that senior can get through private home care. In addition with senior home care services client pay privately so there are no issues with insurance. If you have ling term care insurance this is a different matter and if you need with such call us at 1-877-264-0896 

WHEN TO USE HOME CARE

You might consider hiring a home care aide for older adults who:

  • Need assistance with activities of daily living ranging from grooming to meal preparation
  • Do not drive and require transportation
  • Live alone, may be at risk for social isolation and need companionship

HOW TO PAY FOR HOME CARE

  • Private pay
  • Long-term care insurance
  • Medicaid for qualified low-income seniors

HOME CARE SERVICES

Services provided by home care aides may include:

  • Meal preparation
  • House cleaning
  • Helping dressing, bathing and grooming
  • Transportation
  • Reminders to take medicine
  • Help with bill paying

HOME HEALTH & HOME CARE COMPARISON

The charts below highlight some of the differences between home health and home care, both in terms of services provided and method of payment

 

Caregivers Northridge CA Services

Caregivers Northridge CA Services

Hygiene Assistance
Shower and Bathing Assistance
Dressing Assistance
Ambulation (walking) Assistance
Medication Reminders
Bathroom and Incontinent Assistance
Positioning and Transferring with wheelchairs.
Respite Care

Physical therapists

They are known to be highly educated in exercising. They help patients in Northridge exercise to improve the quality of life. This prescribed exercise is done based on the diagnosis of the patient. A personalized exercise routine is created. This routine is created to relieve pain. These exercises also help better mobility and future injuries.

Opioids

These are a group of drug that consists of heroin, pain relievers, and many more. This group of drug includes side effects, such as, depression and addiction. Once the drug has stopped
being used, signs of withdrawal begin. Opioids can be positively effected and useful, although, physical therapists believe it is possible to be treated with physical therapy. A natural way reduces any possible risks.Many people believe surgerys the first choice. Going under the knife can be expensive and life threatening. Situations such as knee osteoarthritis can be treated with surgery. Knee
osteoarthritis can also be treated the natural way, physical therapy. A series of prescribed exercises can allow the knee to heal. Finding a physical therapist whom is greatly educated can be a challenge. We can help find the physical therapist just for you. Don’t hesitate to call and be treated today

 

 

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