In Home Senior Care: The Journey to Recovery
Comfort Keepers of Shreveport, LA can ease your loved one’s transition from the hospital or rehabilitation facility to home with specialized in home senior care.
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.
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 transitional care. This is where in home senior care services can help!
What is Transitioning Care?
In home senior care services can ease your loved one’s transition from a hospital stay to the home. Some of the services Comfort Keepers of Shreveport, LA can provide include 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 In Home Senior Care Can Help
In addition to the customary homemaker/companion and personal care services, 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 of Shreveport, LA help guide you safely through the transition process. Our in home senior care offers clients peace of mind and can help with the recovery once your loved one returns home. Our living assistance services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help your family member recover.
To learn more about our personalized in home care, contact us or call (318) 215-9484 to schedule a free in-home consultation. Our care coordinators would be happy to answer any of the questions you may have, and I look forward to hearing from you.
Shreveport, LA Transitioning Home Care
Great Transitioning Home Care from Shreveport, LA Helps Improve Recovery
Seniors who just got discharged from the hospital will have to undergo lots of transition from the hospital to the home where they will continue their recovery. Ideally, family members should strive to help their senior loved ones recover as fast as possible so that they can be up and about again. But just like any other person, whether or not a senior quickly recovers from this state depends on the kind of treatment he or she receives during the recovery phase.
The better the home health care, the more comfortable the seniors will feel and the faster his or her recovery will be. They could use a lot of help in getting chores done and even taking care of themselves, and that’s where caregivers come in.
Transitioning Home Care in Shreveport, LA
Sometimes family members who want to care for their senior loved ones lack the knowledge or experience to do so. This is where it can be quite helpful to get home health care services from a caregiver. Comfort Keepers is able to provide such caregivers to watch over seniors living in Shreveport, LA or surrounding communities. They’ll provide professional aid that will facilitate a smoother and safer transition for your senior loved one.
All our caregivers are carefully screened and selected to make sure that your loved one only gets the home health care of a professional with experience and training in the field of elderly care. Once matched, you can be assured that they will perform all tasks necessary to aid your loved one in their transition and recovery. This includes assisting during personal hygiene, grooming, and dressing as well as transferring and positioning. They will also be ready to perform light housekeeping and chores as well as meal preparation to make sure that your loved one spends his or her recovery days comfortably and worry-free.
With transportation services, our caregivers will also be able to make sure your loved one always makes his or her appointments with the doctor. They can also make trips to buy medicine and make sure that they are taken right on schedule. In due time, your senior loved one will have fully recovered and will be up and about again.
Want to know more about how Comfort Keepers can help with seniors transitioning in Shreveport, LA? Feel free to contact us or call (318) 215-9484 and schedule a free home visit.