Diabetic Care and Caregiver Service in La Cañada

a-1 home care templecity elder care.jpgFinding out that you or a loved one has diabetes can be a traumatizing issue. It can be difficult to start on a new path to self-care. Worrying about diet, exercise, new medications and doctor visits can be stressful – luckily, you don’t have to do it alone. It is becoming increasingly common to hire caretakers to assist you with all your daily necessities. From keeping track of you medications to preparing meals, caregivers can be an essential part of your daily life.

Diabetes in seniors can present unique challenges but is possible to manage. Diet and exercise are crucial to treating diabetes at any age. In addition, doctors will typically form a treatment that includes medication and a suggestion for a new diet. It can all seem overwhelming at first but building a routine will effectively lead you on the road to success. Certified nurse assistants are being frequently contacted to aide as caregivers in assisting households. These certified home health aides can provide a personalized routine for you and your family. In addition, they can keep track of medication, assist with transportation and assist with any non-medical home care needs.

A-1 Home Care prides itself in establishing relationships between professional caregivers and clients. We assist in finding a caregiver that will not only be a great deal of help to your family but also compatible in every way. Our certified nurse assistants are CPR certified, first aid trained and have worked as hospital sitters in various hospitals such as USC University Hospital, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and Garfield Medical Center. They are committed to providing the best non-medical care they can offer.

A-1 Home Care services Los Angeles communities such as La Cañada, Northridge, Pasadena, Glendale and Burbank. We provide 24-hour home care and hourly care depending on your needs. If you would like more information about our friendly caregivers and what we can offer you and your loved ones, please give us a call at (310) 657-8780 or (562) 929-8400 or visit our website at lacanadainhomecare.com.

Types of Caregivers You Can Hire

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You don’t go see a dentist for your headaches, so why have an “one size fit all” type of care like many nursing homes have for seniors. Many seniors are avoiding the nursing facilities because they wish to remain comfortable at home while being independent.  The in home care option is growing in popularity,  and there are different types of caregivers to choose form in order to best fit the individual needs of the senior.

If the senior is relatively healthy, but might be dangerous for them to do some of the household chores, running errands, and other daily tasks, then a senior companion/home assistant is perfect for their needs.  However, if a senior is experience more serious ailments, including difficulty walking, bathing, or other routine and daily living activities, then a personal care assistant or caregiver can provide the assistance in these areas.  Home health aides or certified nurse aides (CNA) are unskilled health aides who does not have the skills of a nurse, but they are trained to take vital signs, non-sterile would care, range of motion exercise, and can administer pre-dosed and pre-measured medication for the senior.

Whether it is a senior companion or certified nurse aides, in home caregivers allow loved ones and legal guardians can customize a long term care plan.   A-1 Home Care in La Canada understands what it takes to provide quality in home care service with our dedicated caregivers, senior companions, certified nurse aides, and other professionals.  We put of effort in customizing each service, providing the most personalized and attentive service that covers Alzheimer’s Care,Parkinson CareArthritis Care, Kidney Disease Care, Diabetic Care, Post Surgery Care, Brain Injury Care, Incontinence Care, and other in home care services.   Each caregivers we provide are required to have at least 2 years of experience, CPR certification, TB clearance, and National Criminal background checked. You can find our service around the Pasadena area  in Arcadia, Temple City, Altadena, Glendora, Monrovia, San Marino, Sierra Madre, and surrounding communities in San Gabriel Valley.

To find your caregiver, be sure to call 818-980-0094 to speak with one of our representatives. Please visit www.lacanadainhomecare.com for more information and find us on our Facebook page!

We cater to clients from all backgrounds and, in turn, also recruit caregivers from all sorts of backgrounds, such as Asian backgrounds, as well as Jewish and Middle Eastern.