Does Your Senior Need a Hospital Companion or Nursing Home Companion in White Plains, NY?
Whether your senior loved one needs a hospital companion for an extended medical stay or a nursing home companion to help pass the time, Comfort Keepers White Plains has you covered!
Sometimes, seniors must stay in a hospital or nursing home facility for an extended period of time. When this happens, they often face feelings of fear, anxiety, and boredom, making it imperative for family members to be there for them. Since family members may work, go to school, care for children, and have other responsibilities and commitments, it may be difficult for them to be there for their senior loved one 24/7.
That’s where the hospital companion and nursing home companion services from Comfort Keepers of White Plains, NY comes in. The purpose of the program is to ensure the safety and companionship of the client at all times during his/her hospital stay by:
· supporting the care plan and the health care team to aid in recovery
· assist with advocating for the client while in the hospital.
· incidental transportation when discharged from the hospital or rehabilitation
· peace of mind for family and friends
· communication with the medical team, as needed
When our highly trained and skilled companions visit with your senior loved one, you can expect them to engage in meaningful conversation. They may discuss current events, hobbies, and interests while asking them how they feel and what they need to feel comfortable in the nursing home or hospital. Companions may also play cards with your senior, watch a television show with them, read them a story, or introduce a fun craft or puzzle that can keep them occupied during their hospital or nursing home stay.
In addition, our companions can monitor medications as well as fluid intake while making sure that your loved one is receiving the highest quality of care from the facility they are in. If your senior would like, our companions can take care of household chores while they are away from home. Some of these chores may include retrieving mail, looking after pets, watering the garden, and running other errands.
Comfort Keepers of White Plains, NY can also support your senior when they return home from the hospital or nursing home. We’ll make sure that they recover from their procedure or condition safely in the comfort of their own home. You can depend on us to help your older loved one with a variety of personal and companionship care tasks like bathing, grooming, toileting, grocery shopping, and meal preparation.
You can count on us to visit with your loved one as needed so that they always have someone by their side while they are away from home. Whether your senior loved one could benefit from our hospital and nursing home companion service our companions can provide care in eight, ten or twelve hour shifts.
Contact Comfort Keepers of White Plains, NY Today
Having one of our caregivers take care of your loved one as they transition to hospital, then home, provides untold peace of mind. The responsibility of your loved one's recovery doesn't have to be yours to bear alone. With us at your side, you'll be able to run to the store, get other work done, and de-stress. Our care reduces both the physical and emotional challenges facing your family as your loved one gets better. Remember, hospitalization and care regimens are often demanding. Let us work with members of the hospital health care team and allow us to be the support system your family needs.
If you’d like more information on our unique hospital companion or nursing home companion services, we encourage you to contact Comfort Keepers of White Plains, NY today. In a complimentary consultation, we’ll get to know your senior’s unique needs and make service recommendations.
Comfort Keepers In Home Care is proud to serve the following areas of New York:
Office Location: 277 Martine Ave Suite 225, White Plains, NY 10601