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It sounds like you might be looking for a home care company vs. a home heath care company. Home health care is a wide range of health care services that can be given in your home for an illness or injury. Home health care is usually less expensive, more convenient, and just as effective as care you... more
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First, refer to an earlier article that discusses the differences between "Home Care" and "Home Healthcare". There is only 1 word that is different but both carry a completely different meaning and how they are paid. Visit...http://caregivinganswers.com/questions/what-is-the-difference-between... more
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No, electric wheel chairs are called Durable Medical Equipment and are a specialty item provided by a specialized equipment company or a pharmacy. Home health care is a Medicare service, and does not transport or cook meals, only private duty home care does transport or cooking.
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There are different places to look both within the church and outside the church. If you are looking for assistance outside the church a good place to start is the Huntington Hospital Senior Care Network Resource Center. They offer day-time and evening meeting groups. This will give you the... more
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From a legal stand point there a some key documents your grandfather should consider putting in place:A medical power of attorney, which nominates someone to make medical decisions;A financial power of attorney, which appoints an agent to make medical decisions; and Determine whether, depending on... more
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This is a great opportunity to be proactive. There are a couple essential documents to start with. The first two deal with incapacity: the power of attorney and advance health care directive. Each nominates a person or persons to handle your parents' financial and medical decisions during periods on... more
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Public transportation provide transportation for persons with disabilities.
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It is not unusual, because home care agencies are private pay and want to make the customer happy. However, would you want your nearly $20 an hour caregiver running a vacuum cleaner or watching after your parent?
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You will have to contact an elderlaw attorney to consider filing a guardianship action in probate court where she lives, You, too, will need to be a resident of the same state as her if you wish to be appointed her legal guardian.
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