As a CAREGiver, an employee provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their homes.
These services generally fall under four categories:
Companionship services are those that stimulate, encourage and assist an individual.
The primary responsibilities of Companionship services include the following:
Home Helper services generally involve light housekeeping, errands or incidental transportation.
The primary responsibilities of Home Helper services include the following:
Personal Care services are personal in nature and often include assistance with activities of daily living.
The primary responsibilities of Personal Care services include the following:
Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care services are based upon specialized training which maximizes the ability of both the CAREGiver and Client to cope with the ramifications of this family of degenerative diseases.
The primary responsibilities of Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care services include the following:
Secondary responsibilities include the following:
This position must have an understanding of and uphold the policies and procedures established by Solicitude, Inc., (d.b.a. an independently owned and operated Home Instead Senior Care franchise). An individual must possess the minimum education, experience and skills to perform the primary and secondary responsibilities the job requires.
Additional qualifications include:
Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.
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Each Home Instead Senior Care franchise is independently owned and operated.