10/01/2022 by Acasa SeniorCare 0 Comments
What to look for in a home health agency
Searching for in-home care in Polk, Highlands, Hardee, Manatee, and Hillsborough Counties.
Searching for the best Home Health Agency to select for providing In-Home Care and Companionship for you or a loved one can be a difficult process. At the end of the day you are not buying a car, you are searching for someone you can trust to come into your home and provide the best care for Mom or Dad. A Google search alone will not tell you that the care providers are going to be a good fit for your needs.
Care needs often change throughout the aging process and the plan of care will need to be able to anticipate needs for the good days as well as the bad. Choosing a licensed agency that has the ability to adapt to the changing needs will allow the client to age in place from the comfort of their home.
Many people begin their homecare search by performing a google search. However, you are not looking for “In home care near me” you are looking for a company to partner with for providing the best care in the comfort of your home. You are not looking for “best home-care near me” you are searching for a company that you can trust as if they were an extension of your own family. You are not wanting to find “Home Care Hillsborough County” you are wanting a company that will take the time to understand your father's dementia and has the specialty training he needs.
There are many Home Health companies to choose from. Many spend thousands of dollars on ads trying to reach the people searching google. This doesn’t necessarily mean that they are licensed, bonded, insured and that they adequately train the staff they have sent to your home. This makes it difficult to know which home-care agency is the right one for you.
At ACASA SeniorCare we come alongside you and take an active role in the care partnership allowing us to maintain flexible and customizable care plans that adapt and change when you need it most. Our team is available to our clients 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Our team of caregivers is hired for their compassion, nurse trained, bonded, and insured.
ACASA uses proprietary Care-Matching software that allows us to find a caregiver for you based upon interests and personalities. We want to provide more than just a caregiver filling a shift. We want to provide a caregiver you can instantly bond with, caring for you as if they were your best friend. It is our goal to allow seniors to age in place while maintaining as much independence as possible. Our focus on maintaining independence within the home setting allows our seniors to stay out of the hospitals and rehabs longer. Because at ACASA SeniorCare we believe there is truly no place like your own home.