Preferred Home Care’s home health aides (HHA) are certified professionals, trained under nurse supervision to perform additional “hands-on” senior care services. A home health aide will be certified to perform duties of a personal care aide plus the following:
- Health measurements (Record blood pressure, pulse, temperature…)
- Dressing assistance
- Skin care
- Continence care
- Ambulation assistance (repositioning, moving from bed to wheelchair…)
- Feeding assistance
Our continued in-service training for caregivers also promotes longevity and proper nutrition techniques that your family can benefit from. For general home care services, learn more about our personal care aides.
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