“Whether families are caring for an aging loved one or need help with a family member recovering from surgery, skilled nursing services provided in their homes can be the right solution,” says Linnea Goodrich, president of Firstat Nursing Services. Most experts agree that older people age better when they have the tools to do so safely and at home, and that having on-demand medical expertise outside is invaluable. of the hospital.
As you consider the options, here’s how skilled home nursing services can help.
Qualified healthcare professionals at your fingertips – Professional nursing services that come to your home provide expert medical assistance, advice, companionship, and more. Services are available to meet your needs – daily or part-time. With hands-on experience in complex illnesses like Alzheimer’s and dementia, families rely on professional RNs, LPNs and home health aides to help them with a wide range of activities, from daily living to transportation. and more.
Helping an elderly person transition into dependent care – There are many reasons why trained nurses visit patients in their homes, even when they are not sick. If an aging loved one is showing signs of forgetfulness or you are concerned about their ability to manage complicated medications on their own, a visit from a trained nurse can help. Families can choose to lend a hand to help with meal preparation, errands, and even light housework. A visiting nurse may provide transportation to and from doctor’s appointments or social events in some cases. Services can be provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, as needed.
Choose a Competent Home Nursing Service – Finding the right nursing services to meet your family’s unique needs is a top priority. While medical competence, confidence, and skill are important, don’t overlook the need to find compassionate caregivers. Seek advice from friends or family members who have used home nursing in the past and take the time to review the recommendations. Finally, do your research and look for businesses with a high reputation in the community, with visiting hours for new families to meet caregivers in person and ask questions.
Individuals interested in learning more about Firstat Home Health, Caregivers, Home Care and Nursing Services are encouraged to call 619-220-7600 or visit: www.FirstatOfSanDiego.com
About Firstat Nursing Services
Linnea Goodrich is the owner of Firstat Nursing Services, the only home care agency in San Diego that is both state-licensed and certified by the Alzheimer’s Association. Firstat Nursing Services has been providing top quality home nursing, home health and home care services to the elderly, disabled and injured in the greater San Diego area since 1997.
To help families and seniors better understand how home care can help their daily lives, Firstat has developed a free online assessment tool. To see how it can help you, call 619-220-7600 or visit: www.FirstatOfSanDiego.com.
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