Home Health Care
- What is Home Health Care?
- How Do I Make Sure that Home Health Care is Quality Care?
- Case Study
- A Word of Caution…
- How Can I Pay for Home Health Care?
- Where Can I Learn More About Home Health Care?
Home health care helps seniors live independently for as long as possible, given the limits of their medical condition. It covers a wide range of services and can often delay the need for long-term nursing home care.
More specifically, home health care may include occupational and physical therapy, speech therapy, and even skilled nursing. It may involve helping the elderly with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, and eating. Or it may include assistance with cooking, cleaning, other housekeeping jobs, and monitoring one’s daily regimen of prescription and over-the-counter medications.
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