Answer: This is a great question. Choosing the home health agency that is best-suited for your needs is essential, but the most important selection is the caregiver. Selecting a caregiver that understands the specific needs and dynamics of an Alzheimer’s patient is critical and will determine the success of a strong relationship between your parents. Here are the questions I suggest you ask:
Another aspect of selection is whether or not your parents have Long Term Care insurance (LTC). If they do have coverage, here are some questions.
I hope that I’ve given you a starting point for discussions with prospective home health agencies. I would shop a minimum of three agencies and dig as much as possible.
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