In-Home Care FAQ's

For elders and their children, deciding to hire an individual to handle in-home care can be a very tough decision. Not only is it hard to trust a stranger, there's also so much more that goes into hiring the right person and knowing exactly what needs to be done. That is why we've put together some of the FAQ's of in-home care:

  • How do I know if a person is trustworthy enough to bring into my home?
    • Trusting anyone can be tough let alone a stranger who you're planning on bringing into your home. However, when working with a provider like ours, our in-home caregivers are trained and fully screened to make sure you're getting the right person.
  • What are the main things to evaluate when deciding on an in-home care provider?
    • How long has the provider been in business?
    • Do they employ independent workers or their own workers?
    • How detailed are the background check screenings?
    • What are their reviews like?
  • Does the length of time in-home care is needed matter?
    • No matter the length of time, the right in-home care individual is available. Though this is definitely something that should be discussed when speaking with the provider.
  • What is the difference between in-home care and private care?
    • In-home care is normally for health-related circumstances for an individual, including a whether nurse, rehabilitation therapist or social worker. As for private care, that can be for more than just an individual care but also home care.

If you're looking for trusted and proven in-home caregiver, contact Balanced Home Care today for more information on our available members!

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