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FAQs

What is Home Care?

A professional service provided to allow you to maintain your quality of life while remaining safe at where ever you call home.

What is the difference between Home Care and Home Health Care?

Home care is private care in your home for 2 hours or more at a time to assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs), Companionship and Socialization. Home Health Care is a visiting nurse who visits 2-3 times a week for 45 min each visit to check on a specific medical condition, provide wound care, blood work and monitor vitals signs to name a few.

Who can benefit from Home Care?

Any one who desires assistance with ADLs, companionship, errands, socialization and transportation with the goal of maintaining independence, dignity and safety wherever they call home.

What services can Home Care Givers provide?

They can provide assistance with ADLs (bathing, exercise, meals, dressing) as well as medication reminders, light house cleaning, errands, grocery shopping, transportation, companionship and socialization.

Who pays for Home Care?

Home Care is paid for by the person receiving the services. There are some Long Term Care Insurance plans that cover home care as well as the VA.

How much does Home Care from Senior Solutions cost?

Competitively priced at $23 per hour without an increase for evenings or overnight or weekends. Please note: A minimum 2 hour shift is $52; or $23/hour applies for 3+ hours/day

Does Medicare or other Health Insurance pay for Home Care?

Unfortunately no. Some Long Term Care Insurance Policies and VA do cover Home Care services which we would provide free assistance in arranging.

What is Care Management?

A professional service that assists in the planning and coordination of aging life care issues to promote quality of life and independence.

How can Care Management help?

Certified Care Managers can assist clients, family and responsible persons in complex situations involving health, advocacy, legal issues, local resources, housing and long term living, education and crisis intervention.

What is the difference between Home Care and Care Management?

Home Care is assistance with activities of daily living, companionship and socialization; Care Management is assistance with a client’s overall situation providing recommendation and interventions to maintain a maximum level of functioning at various stages of older adulthood.

How much does Senior Solutions Care Management cost?

The initial consult ranges from $200 to $275. Ongoing care management cost $140 per hour.

Does Medicare of other Health Insurance pay for Care Management services?

Unfortunately no. There are some long term care insurance policies that cover Care Management but other than that it is private pay.

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News

  • April 2018 »
    According to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) 95% of seniors want to remain at home, in their own homes, for as long as possible. But as we get older, health and safety issues can prevent our parents from being safe and independent at home. That’s when it’s time to consider your options.

"A very special thank you for caring for our mother and aunt. We'll always remember your kindness and love."