As your parent or other elderly family member ages, he or she may need extra help accomplishing daily living tasks and handling medical issues. This video explains what you can do to ensure your senior’s health and wellbeing while preserving a good relationship with him or her.
Be sure that your loved one has his or her finances in order and has completed a living will describing his or her wishes for care. Remember, being a nurturing caregiver means taking care of yourself, so if you are feeling overwhelmed, don’t hesitate to hire a home health aide or skilled private duty nurse depending on the complexity of care needed.
Independence Plus can handle all of your loved one’s home care needs including skilled private duty nursing services, home health visits, and home medical equipment. Call (708) 366-4500 to begin creating a customized care plan.