Private home healthcare agencies provide services to support seniors who desire to remain in their own private home as long as possible.
Private home health care agencies provide support, direction and peace of mind to family members. From seniors needing assistance with daily routines to individuals with chronic illnesses, in-home caregivers offer services based on the level of support that is needed, whether it is 24-hour live-in care, hourly respite care or a once a week companionship visit. Private Home Healthcare professionals are often referred to as home health aides, certified nursing assistants and in-home caregivers.
These professionals provide a broad range of assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), including:
Shopping, meal preparation and feeding
Bathing, grooming and dressing
Support for continence
Managing medical appointments, medication dispensing
Transportation, laundry and companionship
Walking and transferring
Private home health care agencies personalize their services to each unique situation as every person’s needs are different and individual requirements vary. Private home health care agency services are typically not covered by insurance and require private pay.