Why Comfort Keepers Elderly Home Care Assistance?
We are the experts for home care in Bradenton, FL
“I’ve always searched for ways to serve my community, and I saw a huge need for seniors to be able to remain in their homes securely. I really love the feeling of seeing a client happy and knowing that their family can have peace of mind.”
Why is a "Comfort Keeper®" Better Than Just A Caregiver?
There are plenty of people who can become a caregiver; only a select few can achieve the status of becoming a Comfort Keeper®.
We believe you and your loved ones deserve nothing less than the most compassionate, capable, and educated of care providers for your homecare needs. A Comfort Keeper® is more than just a caregiver. In fact, only 1 in 30 caregivers who call us for employment actually become a Comfort Keeper®.
Rather than the state requirements, most agencies use we go much further with extensive background research which includes credit checks, nationwide and local criminal checks, driving checks, comprehensive employment checks, and drug testing. Our rigorous screening process is only the beginning. Each individual selected to be part of our team receives both CPR and Alzheimer’s training. In addition, they are required to undergo thorough caregiver training that is second to none. After we have covered their foundation training our Comfort Keepers® are then trained in Interactive Caregiving™. Comfort Keepers has formalized and developed this program and we consider this knowledge to be a critical aspect of providing care. An interactive caregiver understands the importance of interacting with seniors in physical, mental and social activities thereby cultivating mental vitality and emotional well-being.
To ensure that our unsurpassed quality of care is maintained over the span of a Comfort Keeper’s® employment Comfort Keepers conducts annual caregiving skill evaluations as well as annual background checks and random drug testing. Our ongoing training and education programs ensure Comfort Keepers of Bradenton can give its clients the highest level of home care assistance available in Bradenton, Venice, and Sarasota.
As critical as it is to know how to do the job, knowing the job just isn’t quite enough. Our Comfort Keepers® is exceptional because each one must pass not only our psychological behavioral survey but also what we call the “lovability test.” We hold our employees to the highest possible competency standards, but if we don’t sense a warm, “teddy-bear” heart, they’re not employed by Comfort Keepers. We only accept the most caring, compassionate people to work for our organization. This makes us unique and a better choice for you or your loved one. There are plenty of people who can become a caregiver; only a select few can achieve the status of becoming a Comfort Keeper®.
We only hire or caregivers as employees and never as independent contractors. This important, and somewhat unique, approach offers the ultimate peace of mind and protection for you and your loved ones. People don't realize the potentially huge liabilities and costs they take on with people in their homes that are not direct employees of the company. (20 Questions to Ask Potential Caregivers)Comfort Keepers supervises bonds, insures, and provides Workman’s Compensation for our employees. We take care of the payroll taxes so you will not become the “accidental employer”. Comfort Keepers eliminates the worries of possible unforeseen tax penalties and legal fees that can arise if you select an independent contractor to provide homecare.
Consistency of Care is our goal. It can be frustrating having a revolving door of caregivers. We understand having the same caregivers is key to having a good relationship. Our Comfort Keepers are long-term. Comfort Keepers has been here for 15 years and so have many of our employees. We are proud that we have secured individuals who have made a career out of caring for you and your loved ones as a Comfort Keeper®. (Hear from some of our Comfort Keepers®)
Our comprehensive approach to hiring and employing the very best our community has to offer is quite simply head and shoulders above the rest.
We Set the Standard for Home Care Assistance in Sarasota
Comfort Keepers knows that every client is a unique individual with unique care needs and situations. Quality care assessments by Care Managers are the key. We design a plan of care tailored to each individual client’s needs and situation that can change as their needs change. Our Case Manager's regular visits ensure we keep up with our clients' changing needs. We take the time to get to know the individual’s personality and interests so we can match our Comfort Keepers® accordingly. Furthermore, we develop each client’s program to help them to be mentally and physically challenged at a level just right for them.
Comfort Keepers Sarasota, FL's care assistance adjusts to your schedule. We know that flexibility is best for our clients, so whether it is a few hours a week, 24/7 care, or anything in between Comfort Keepers can meet your needs. Our Administration receives constant feedback from our Comfort Keepers® and we keep all parties informed of any possible concerns of any mental or physical changes.
Our home care professionals are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Every time you contact us, even after regular business hours, you will always reach a live person. This ensures that you will always receive quality information no matter when you call.
Comfort Keepers ensures you or your loved one have the consistency of the absolute highest level of care by providing an on-going reassessment of each client. Care tailored to your specific needs and personality is the best care because it is designed specifically for you!
Experts in Elderly Home Care Technology
Whatever your care at home needs are, we are here to help you get the highest quality care available. If you have questions or wish to schedule a consultation please call us at (941) 220-6350 or CLICK HERE to send us an email. We look forward to hearing from you soon!