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Home Care Services

Has your physician recommended Home Care for you or your family member? It’s great that you turned to American Companion and Caregivers to be your provider.

Home Health and Companion Care Services
American Companion and Caregivers provide the following services:

Personal Care

  • Follows care plan as set forth by Registered Nurse Supervisor.
  • Prepares and serves meals according to client’s dietary needs and assists clients with feeding if so needed.
  • Provides a safe environment for the client.
  • Assists client with ambulation and with transfers from bed to chair or wheelchair. (Registered Nurse Supervisor will assess transfers for both client and employee safety.)
  • Remind client to take medications
  • Helps with client’s personal grooming including care of hair, teeth and mouth, dressing, shaving and nail care.
  • Provides or assists with full or partial bath in the tub/shower or the bed.

Homemaking Duties
Aide performs household tasks essential to the client’s health such as:

  • Takes care of all personal laundry and bed linens for client.
  • Makes and changes the bed.
  • Cleans up bathroom and kitchen after use
  • Client’s room will be kept clean. This will include dusting and vacuuming.
  • Grocery shopping assistance.

Companionship Care

  • Accompanies client to medical appointments or social gatherings when necessary.
  • Provides socialization and support for the client by establishing rapport.

Caregivers keep simple records related to the care plan. These records are monitored by the Registered Nurse Supervisor.

For safety reasons, Caregivers are not allowed to leave the client alone. Therefore, the client must make arrangements for grocery shopping and other errands if needed.

Labor laws require that the Live In Aide have sleep time, meal time and free time. Room and board is the responsibility of the client as part of the service. Additional work, if required, may result in additional charges.

Alzheimer’s / Dementia Care and Supervision
American Companion And Caregivers understands that clients with cognitive impairments such as Alzheimer’s disease or certain forms of Dementia have special needs and requirements. Our caregivers are knowledgeable, compassionate and have the patience and experience to deal with these special needs.

Hospice / Palliative Care and Supervision
American Companion and Caregivers understands that clients with terminal illnesses deserve special care and supervision to ensure they remain comfortable and dignified during this difficult time. Our caregivers will work in conjunction with a Hospice RN or Hospice team to assist the client with their daily needs to ensure that they and their family can enjoy their remaining time together in the best way possible.

Hourly services are available in select areas. Different schedules are available and certain minimums apply. Call us for details.

We have home care professionals who are certified, bonded and insured. These are the home care services we are capable of:

  • Nursing Care
  • Respite Care
  • Personal Care
  • Companionship
  • Private Duty Care
  • Elderly Care
  • New Mother Care and Assistance
  • Mobility Assistance

If you require a specific type of home care service which we have not listed above, please give us a call at (951) 734 -8993. We can also schedule a home care needs evaluation for you or your loved one.