Frequently Asked Questions About Senior in Home Care in Nashville
Understanding senior in home care throughout Nashville, TN and surrounding areas
If you’re new to Comfort Keepers or just starting to look for senior in home care services, you probably have questions about how our services work and how we’re different from other providers. At Comfort Keepers of Nashville, we’re dedicated to improving the quality of life for all of our clients through respectful, dignified care.
What is senior in home care?
Home care refers to non-medical care services such as help with everyday tasks, transportation, and companionship. Senior in home care might be different across various providers or locations. At Comfort Keepers, we specialize in companion care, meaning that our priority is building a relationship with your aging loved one so that we can be a regular part of their care team and make sure that they have every resource as they enjoy their golden years.
What services does Comfort Keepers provide?
Our caregivers can provide: friendly companionship; transportation to medical appointments, errands, or community events; grocery shopping and meal preparation; medication reminders and mobility assistance; laundry and light housekeeping; and more. Our caregivers also provide personal care services including toileting, bathing, grooming, hygiene, and special diet assistance.
Who provides senior in home care?
All of our Comfort Keepers caregivers are licensed and bonded. They are professionally trained, and matched with you based on their specialties, experiences, and personality traits. All our caregivers pass a rigorous screening and background check.
How do I get started, if I or my loved one need senior in home care?
When you contact the Comfort Keepers agency near you, you’ll work with our representative to determine which services are right for you, and build a custom care plan that takes care of all your needs. From there, you’ll have the opportunity to interview any caregiver we recommend as a right fit for your family, and once approved, your selected caregiver is usually available within 48 hours.
Can Comfort Keepers work with my nursing home or assisted living facility?
We know that not all facilities are alike, and some individuals need additional care alongside what’s being provided by a nursing home or other live-in facility. Our companionship and personal care services come in handy when aging loved ones need additional attention, activities, or assistance.
Is senior in home care the same for every person?
Our care plans are personalized so that we can provide the best care to every client. We work with you and your family to build a plan that’s designed to meet your particular circumstances and needs. Our senior care services are available from anywhere between a few hours per day or week, to around-the-clock care.