A home healthcare aide is a caregiver with specialized training who is responsible for a variety of tasks. Not only do they provide general routine care, such as assistance with dressing, cooking, eating, and getting out of bed, but they offer much more.
Need someone to monitor senior’s health?
A home health aide will report any change in the patient’s condition, such as mood swings, a change in appetite, bruises, breathing difficulties, etc., to family, nurses, and doctors. They have basic medical knowledge and assist seniors with measuring blood pressure, blood sugar, checking pulse and body temperature, and helping patients with artificial limbs.
What Home Health Aide Services Integrity Care and Staffing Provides?
At our agency, home health aide services include but are not limited to:
- Laundering, etc.
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Besides these, home health aide services may include:
- Monitoring blood pressure and blood sugar levels
- Checking heart rate and body temperature
- Infection prevention
- Medical observation
- Medical assessments
- Infusion therapy
- Assessing safety risk in homes
- Speech therapy and much more.
In certain cases, caregivers may help patients with specific needs, such as those recovering from stroke or cancer, and patients with heart disease or dementia.
How to Know Whether You Need a Home Caregiver or Home Health Aide?
Give us a call and tell us more about your loved one, her/his condition, and needs. Our staff will help you to decide what services they need and if it is necessary to hire a home health aide.
Choose the best care for your loved one. Improve their quality of life and have peace of mind with our caregivers in Seattle, WA.