Home Instead Senior Care - Metairie, LA
4500 Clearview Parkway Suite 200, Metairie, LA 70006
Reviews of Home Instead Senior Care - Metairie, LA
Oct 12, 2017 | Reviewed by Karen
I Am A Past Client Of This Provider
We used Home Instead Senior Care and it was fine, and one caregiver was really good. I had surgery, and I needed someone with me round the clock for the first 48 hours, and I had them come in four to six hours for about five days. I had one caregiver who was really good and anticipated my needs. The agency worked around my schedule and that was good. I thought they were very efficient and they did exactly what I needed them to do.
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Description of Home Instead Senior Care - Metairie, LA
Home Instead Senior Care is a non-medical provider of personal care, companionship, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication reminders, errands, incidental transportation and even Alzheimer's and dementia care. Our CAREGivers encourage, assist, and stimulate our clients in a variety of activities that improve their quality of life and help them maintain their independence. All of these services allow a senior to stay HOME INSTEAD for a longer period of time.
Home Instead - Caregiver Skills
Safety training on home safety, avoiding injury and falls, preventing strain and pain, safety in the kitchen, cautious cleaning, safe driving, outdoor safety hazards, and disease protection and prevention.
Basic training on emergency situations including stroke, falls and fractures and sudden illness, communication tips including communicating to those with dementia or Alzheimer's, activities for seniors to engage in, mealtime preparations, housekeeping tips, signs of abuse, and tips on reducing caregiver stress.
Advanced training on understanding senior illnesses and conditions, depression in seniors, caregiver stress, in-home exercise for older adults, making mealtime fun, communication tips with the senior, their family, and the caregiver's franchise office.
Activity training including reminiscing activities, modifying activities, activities in facilities, adapting activities for those with impairments, different types of engaging activities for older adults such as gardening, mind builders, and crafts and hobbies, and getting a senior involved in the community in places like senior centers, worship services, volunteering and errands.
Service Areas70001, 70002, 70003, 70005, 70006 (+19 more)
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