As we get older and age many seniors begin to make plans to live comfortably in their old age. Often times the older a person gets the more they rely on caregivers to assist them. We here at Your Direct Health Care have caregivers in Encino who assist seniors with Live-In Care, Hourly Care, Dementia Care, Meal Preparation, Medication Reminders, And more. We offer free in home meetings where we can do an assessment and determine the level of care you need for your loved one.
Here are some facts about seniors
- Over 80 percent of all fractures in seniors are caused by falls. 2 out of 3 seniors who fall will do so again within 7 months.
- When seniors fall, their hospital stays are about 2x as long as those of seniors admitted for other problems.
- Seniors aged 65 to 69, 1 out of 200 falls results in a broken hip. This increases to 1 out of 10 for those seniors aged 85 or older.
- 1 out of 4 seniors who break a hip from falling with die within 6 to 8 months from the injury.
- 47% of non-injured seniors who fall can not get up on their own.
Fall Prevention Tips
- Remove items that can be tripped on.
- Handrails and lights in the home also help prevent falls.
- Adding nonslip mats for the bathroom.
- Install grab bars in the bathroom.
- Store food on low-level reachable areas.
- Keeping seniors hydrated
- Make sure your senior loved ones have their vision checked
- Ask the doctor to review medications regularly for side effects and interactions.
- If a senior can not stand on their own getting a walker or wheelchair can help.
- Make sure seniors have medical alert systems if they fall.
Who Needs Home Care
Our caregiver mission is to provide high-quality care for senior citizens at quite affordable rates, and we are committed to making improvements in our training and in the services we offer. No matter how big or small your caregiver needs are, we are equal to the task. We have well-trained caregivers who oversee all kinds of care for seniors. Sign up with us now at Encino Caregivers CA By Your Direct Health Care and our qualified private caregivers will offer you the much-needed assistance. We also have 24/7 care/live in, in case you require an around-the-clock attention. You can hand your parents over to us and be rest assured that they are in safe hands. Our services are also extended to the surrounding cities of Los Angeles.
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Encino Caregivers CA Services
Shower and Bathing Assistance
Ambulation (walking) Assistance
Bathroom and Incontinent Assistance
Positioning and Transferring with wheelchairs.
Preparation of meals
Transportation, groceries, errands, and doctors’ appointments
Temporary care or Short Shifts
Long term care
Around the clock/ live in care
Non-Medical Home Care
Medical Home Health Care
Alzheimer’s/ Dementia Care
Special Needs Care
Where we offer our services:
Nursing Home – Skilled nursing care
Assisted Living Facilities- congregate care, board care, adult home care
Domiciliary – In your place of residence or apartment
Independent Living – Senior apartments, senior housing, retirement communities
English, Chinese, Cantonese, Arabic,
French, German, Hindi, Hebrew,
Japanese, Italian, Mandarin Chinese,
Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Polish,
Sign Language (ASL), Vietnamese.
Our Home Health Care Services
Encino Caregivers – 24 Hour Caregivers
We do not stop at only transforming lives in Los Angeles, we are also dedicated to making sure you are healthy by providing medical care to help keep you strong and sound. We have skilled nurses at our Medicare center in Encino who are trained to offer stroke care, Parkinson’s care, physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, social services, as well as certiﬁed home health aides. Our Encino Caregivers have gone through a thorough m training and have acquired all the required skills in the field of home care for elders. Our services also include changing of wound dressing, IV services, monitoring of vital signs, and managing diabetes. We equally have some therapy sessions for our injured clients and those who need assistance in strengthening the injured parts of their bodies. Physical therapy helps patients to improve physical strength and their ability to move. With speech therapy, we help seniors to speak, swallow, and breathe better. Occupation therapy helps with their daily tasks of eating, walking, and many others. With our licensed nurses, you are guaranteed of getting the best assistance on all the services we offer.
Why you should Choose Your Direct Health Care
Our patients are guaranteed very high-quality services from our Caregivers CA without an hourly minimum rate. Our caregivers work around the clock, and this means that our patients are attended to even when they get up at night and need company. We are professional and accredited, and our services are at very affordable rates. We are also in partnership with other good health care agencies. This is to help widen our connections and promote complete and proper health care for all our patients, regardless of their large numbers. They partner with us in providing the best quality health care you deserve. Senior Home Care is licensed and insured, and our goal is the maximum satisfaction of our patients. Sign up with us and be assured of getting 100% value for your money