What is 24 hour home care?
Golden Heart provides the same premium senior care in our 24 hour home care in Dallas. So what is 24 hour home care? 24 hour home care is service that is provided on a continuous basis. This is ideal for any type of patients that need someone present around the clock. The program covers situations like post operation care or the need of elderly family member to receive continuous care. The caregiver will be present for a full 24 hours. If necessary the attendant can even be a live-in caregiver. This means someone will be available from the time a family member wakes up, throughout the day, and while they sleep. Providing around the clock care provides the family with piece of mind. Also, all of our live in caregivers and CNA’s go through a background checks for criminal history. Our agency is bonded and insured to cover all of the families we service.
What are the benefits?
There are a lot of benefits of 24 hour home care in Dallas, TX. It can be a more effective option than placement in a assisted living facility. Most people believe that their elderly family members are provided care throughout the day in assisted living. In most cases this is not true. Assisted living facilities will assist with simple tasks like helping with groceries, mail, transportation, and pre-planned activities. Beyond that most assisted living facilities do not provide continuous care. This means elderly family members who need more attention will have to either pay for additional care or move to another facility that can provide specialty care.
Golden Heart’s 24 hour home care in Dallas is a good alternative to a nursing home. Most families believe that a nursing home is the only option for continuous care. 24 hour home care could be a better option. This type of care will allow the family member to remain in the comfort of their own home. Remaining at home can provide the elderly family member with a better quality of life. Our CNA’s provide true one on one care to our clients. In contrast, someone will be present in a nursing home but it does not mean that individual care is being provided. Most times the attendants in a facility have to cover multiple patients at a time. This means the staff is not always focused on your loved one. Golden Heart’s 24 home care in Dallas is different. The certified nursing assistant is 100% dedicated and focused on our client.
Our 24 hour home care in Dallas is also beneficial for someone who recovering from surgery. Surgeries may limit the short or long term visibility or mobility of a patient. The personal assistance can be present to help the patient throughout the day. The caregiver can assist the patient from discharge from the hospital all the way to the home. Our caregivers can provide help with walking or running errands. Once the patient is home, the caregiver can assist with meal preparation, cleaning, picking up groceries, and light housekeeping. This can be provided for a few days, weeks, or months depending upon the need.
How much does it cost?
The cost of 24 home care in Dallas can be relatively affordable. Our agency provides a competitive daily rate that is significantly cheaper than the normal hourly rates. We can provide care as little as a few days a week or continuously for 7 days a week. Using a combination of pre-selected days and our daily rate, 24 home care can be provided at a more affordable rate than some facilities.
Sample schedule of activities for 24 hour home care in Dallas, TX:
Our live in caregiver will wake the client up and help them out of bed, assist with toileting, bath/grooming, and prepare breakfast.
During the day the caregiver will take care of the client and manage household activities throughout the day. The staff member assists with errands or attends events and activities with the client.
The caregiver cleans up and assists the client with activities like brushing teeth, toileting, and getting into bed.
The CNA remains at the residence prepared to assist the patient if any need arises.
We provide the same quality services with our 24 hour home care / live in caregiver program including:
- Companion Care
- Meals / Feeding
- Bathing / Grooming
- Household Management
- Medication reminders
Golden Heart Senior Care of Dallas, TX provides 24 hour home care in Dallas to the following areas in Texas:
Addison, Carrollton, Coppell, Dallas, Farmers Branch, Garland, Irving, Plano, Richardson, The Colony, and surrounding areas.