“Good home nursing services can provide families with the peace of mind and confidence that a loved one is receiving the specialized care they need to thrive,” said Linnea Goodrich, president of Firstat Nursing Services.
Trained professionals can also provide much-needed relief to full-time or part-time family caregivers. Whether home nursing is a temporary fix or a long-term plan, look for providers with expertise, kindness, and a genuine passion for care. Here’s how to maximize skilled nursing home care.
Prioritize Compassion and Kindness – Most home nursing services require their caregivers to have formal medical expertise and training – and that’s a good thing. But beyond medical training, the best caregivers are also kind, caring, and passionate about care. Without these qualities, you run the risk of hiring a team that doesn’t offer the personalized touch your loved one needs to thrive. It takes a special type of person to take care of others, and the right team builds true friendships with patients and families.
Customize a Plan to Meet Your Needs – Qualified in-home nursing services are designed to help you when you need it, anytime, and in any way. For some, that means daily visits and medical care. For others, having a helping hand a few times a week or a few hours here and there is enough. It’s possible to customize a home care plan that’s right for you, whether it’s medical advice and expertise, transportation assistance, or even light housework.
Solutions for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care – Families facing the challenges of Alzheimer’s and dementia understand better than most the uncertainties of severe mental and physical decline. Yet, with unique challenges, families often find themselves unable to provide the necessary level of care as the disease progresses. Qualified Home Nursing offers a convenient solution with hands-on experience and Alzheimer’s Association certification for important peace of mind.
Those 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 provided premium home nursing, home care and home care services to the elderly, disabled and injured in the greater San Diego area since 1997.
To give families and the elderly a better understanding of how home care can help their daily lives, Firstat has developed a free online assessment tool. To see how this can help you, call 619-220-7600 or visit: www.FirstatOfSanDiego.com.
Firstat Nursing Services
411 Camino del Rio Sud, office 100
San Diego, California 92108