Home Health Services: Transitioning Care in Hollywood, FL
Comfort Keepers home health services in Hollywood, FL, can help with the journey to recovery
The time immediately after a hospital stay can be critical to the health and recovery of a loved one. Studies show that the lack of proper support and care following surgery or a serious hospitalization can lead to slower recovery or even readmission to the hospital. So what type of care is your loved one coming home to after their release? If you are unsure about what type of care your loved one needs, consider transitioning care from Comfort Keepers. This type of care's goal is to support your loved one during their release from the hospital up until the time they can care for themselves again. The early days of their recovery are the most crucial time during this journey. Without quality care, your senior can see any number of complications, from infections to blood clots and more, possibly sending them back tot he hospital.
Family members often take on the task of caring for a loved one after a hospital stay but can find they are untrained or ill-prepared to meet the physical and emotional challenges of such care. That is why Comfort Keepers® offers home health services to ease the transition home.
What is Transitioning Care?
This specialized care helps ease your loved one’s transition from a hospital stay to the home. Some of the home health services Comfort Keepers can provide includes the following:
- Support of the care plan to aid the recovery process
- Assistance with household activities and responsibilities, including meal preparation, housekeeping, and running errands
- Incidental transportation for follow-up visits
- Peace of mind for family and friends
- Communication with the medical team as needed
How Comfort Keepers Can Help
In addition to the customary homemaker/companion and personal care services Comfort Keepers provides, we are able to adapt services to accommodate clients with specific medical needs such as:
- Congestive heart failure
- Myocardial infarction (heart attack)
Let Comfort Keepers help guide you safely through the transition process. Our home health care offers clients peace of mind. We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help your family member recover. Give us a call today at (954) 289-1938.