Providing Assistance Before, During & After Hospital Procedures & Medical Appointments
Medical procedures and hospital stays can be intimidating for most people, let alone a family member that has no available family or friends nearby to help. It is of great benefit to you and your family member that they receive added supports and comfort when faced with a health condition or crisis.
A family member with dementia is in particular need of medical accompaniment to handle confusion, behavioral outbursts and fear.
Our Care team is particularly cognizant of such needs and are fully trained and prepared to help your family member during hospital clinic visits and procedures.
Benefits To You And Your Family Member
We Help Your Loved One Navigate Their Way to Good Health
- Ensure safe, timely arrival and return home
- Emotionally support your family member
- Provide guidance to assist individuals with dementia or confusion
- Document and relay valuable information to you in situations where your family member may not understand their diagnoses, have questions about their preparation, medical procedure and/or aftercare
- Pick up prescriptions, consult doctor or pharmacist on any medication instructions/contraindications/side effects
- Monitor physical/emotional effects of procedure
- Prepare meals in accordance with dietary recommendations or restrictions & assist with feeding as needed
- Provide immediate care following hospital discharge
- Transition from hospital to home
- After hospital discharge, we offer additional services that complement Alberta Health Services such as; house cleaning, grocery shopping, personal hygiene and other services as requested
Our Certified Health Care Aides and LPN provide the above to ensure that you and your family member have peace of mind.
We Excel At Keeping Your Loved One Safe & Comfortable At Home Or In-Facility
- Personal care: bathing, dressing, grooming
- Washroom assistance & incontinence care
- Managing medications
- Housekeeping, shopping & running errands
- Wheelchair accessible van services
- On-line “family room” check-in service