Understanding Live-In Care

When you or a loved one need an increased level of care, you still have the option to remain at home. You might be the daughter or son who has been helping mom or dad and things have just reached a point where you need a little help yourself. Haven Home Health Care live in care is very similar to the cost of hourly care of 9 to 12 hours of daily care, and your loved one is able to stay in their home.

FAQ About Live-In Care

Live In Home Care is an option for families who need more care around the clock, however, live in home care services are not as well understood as assisted living or nursing home options. When considering a live in caregiver, we know you have a lot of questions. First, the caregiver can live in the home, provided that there is a separate bedroom. There are no additional charges for room and board for senior live in care, but the cost of meals  are usually provided by the family or the caregiver can simply cook the meals for the client and dine alongside the family. Many caregivers have a driver’s license and own their own car to assist with appointments and grocery shopping. If you prefer, a caregiver can drive your car or theirs.

Live in care encompasses almost all non-medical services outside medication administration and for these services Haven HHC care coordinator and Care Manager will work with the family to provide comprehensive inclusive home care in the patients home.