OMAHA, Neb. – May 9, 2017 – Forbes' third annual "America's Best Employers" list has named Home Instead Senior Care one of its best employers for 2017. The list was generated using anonymous feedback from employees at the nation's top employers.
Companies on the Best Employers' list range across 25 different industry sectors – from government services to retail to healthcare. While the 2017 list featured a variety of healthcare companies, Home Instead is the only provider of home care services for seniors.
"We are delighted to be recognized as one of the nation's best employers," said Jeff Huber, president and CEO of Home Instead, Inc. "For more than twenty years, our goal has been to provide excellent care to our senior clients. In order to reach that goal, we are relentlessly focused on developing innovative ways to promote advancement and leadership opportunities for our franchise owners and their teams. That focus allows us to create an environment where the employees and clients can thrive."
Home Instead has more than 150 employees at its corporate headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska, and franchisees employ more than 65,000 professional CAREGiversSM. CAREGivers, provide basic support services that allow seniors to live safely and comfortably in their own homes for as long as possible – from companionship and personal care to specialized Alzheimer's care. CAREGivers provide more than 60 million hours of care annually across more than 1,000 independently owned and operated franchises throughout the United States and 11 other countries.
To compile the annual list, Forbes conducts an independent survey from a sample of 30,000 full- and part-time American employees working for large or midsize companies. Participants were asked 35 questions about work-related topics, including whether employees would recommend their employer – with additional weight given to this particular question.
The Best Employers' list launched online today at
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CAREGivers provide quality non-medical care to seniors and the disabled by doing the following:
*Provide non-medical one-on-one care
*Administer personal care (bathing, grooming, dressing, toileting, incontinence issues)
*Provide medication and appointment reminders
*Assist with walking and provide stabilization
*Provide companionship and conversation
*Perform light housekeeping (dusting, vacuuming, making beds, changing linens, cleaning bathrooms and kitchens, laundry, etc)
*Preparation of meals and clean up meal related items (feeding, if necessary)
*Contribute to a positive living environment
*Help clients to have an independent and active life
*Maintain records of client progress and services performed
*Report changes in client's condition
*Must be 21 years of age
*Provide own transportation
*Current driver's license
*Proof of auto insurance
*Ability to lift, push, or pull up to 25 pounds
*Ability to treat and care for clients and their property with dignity and respect
*Clean criminal history and drug screen
*Minimum of one year personal or professional caregiver experience with a loved one, client, senior in home care or facility
*Rewards for Excellence (CAREGiver of the Month; CAREGiver of the Year; Employee Referral Bonus)
*Quarterly Communication Days
*Benefits available based upon eligibility
*24/7 support for all CAREGivers
Home Instead offers free monthly newsletters with tips and advice for caregivers of elderly loved ones.
Each Home Instead Senior Care franchise is independently owned and operated.