Hospice and Palliative Support for Seniors & Their Families
Providing End-of-Life Care, Comfort and Dignity at Home
When it comes to end-of-life care, a little support can make all the difference. Once loved ones reach the stage where curative treatment is no longer possible, a Carmichael Home Care Assistance caregiver can help. We complement the services of hospice companies as well as home health companies to provide continuous, one-to-one care wherever you need it; our skilled caregivers promote quality of life and dignity in dying while simultaneously bringing peace of mind and respite to your family.
Hospice care is best at home. When loved-ones reach the stage where curative treatment is no longer possible, a Home Care Assistance caregiver can improve their end-of-life experience. By providing continuous, one-to- one care in the comfort of home, our skilled caregivers promote quality of life and dignity in dying—while bringing peace of mind and respite for the family.
We Go Where You Need Us
Home Care Assistance in Carmichael/Fair oaks can work with hospice patients in inpatient hospice facilities, hospitals, assisted living centers, skilled nursing centers and at home. Wherever your loved one may be, we focus on enhancing the quality of remaining life by keeping him or her as comfortable, alert and functional as possible; our goal is to provide peace, comfort and dignity.
We Can Be There Around the Clock
Home Care Assistance specializes in around-the-clock, 24/7 care. Knowing a trustworthy caregiver is providing the best possible care gives you peace of mind and reduces stress to enhance the value of your remaining time with your loved one. Home Care Assistance works in conjunction with Hospice and Home Health companies to supplement the care they provide. We can address the special needs of those nearing the end of life in many ways, including:
- Ensuring your loved one is comfortable
- Serving as an emotional support system
- Turning the bedridden to prevent bed sores
- Maintaining personal hygiene
- Transferring from bed to chair or to bathroom or other area
- Mediating depression
- Preventing a sense of abandonment with one-to-one companionship and support
- Offering respite for family members
- Providing regular status updates to family and the hospice company as needed and at your discretion
We Deliver High-Caliber Caregivers
Whether at home, in the hospital, or a facility, Home Care Assistance will provide the most compassionate caregivers trained in end-of-life care wherever you need it. Our caregivers are carefully screened to ensure we only provide the most conscientiousness and dedicated people to care for your loved one. In fact, we only hire 1 in 25 applicants, confirming our caregivers have:
- Experience in the field
- No criminal background
- Strong references
- Legal right to work
Home Care Assistance caregivers provide safety, companionship and emotional support, devoting 100 percent of their attention to the maintaining a positive and healthy environment for your loved one as long as possible. They are trained to understand the unique needs of hospice patients and their families’ wishes regarding pain management and medication administration. They also understand the importance of calling Hospice, not 9-1-1, in the event of an emergency.
If you are interested in learning more about Home Care Assistance in Carmichael/Fair Oaks or how a caregiver can help you and your loved one, call us today. Our care managers are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including weekends and holidays so you will always be speaking directly with a person. We are committed to providing your loved one with the highest quality care and comfort wherever they may be.