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To Find Quality Home Care.

Given the choice, most seniors who need help with care would prefer to remain at home rather than move to a nursing home.  One choice is to hire help through a home health agency, but how to evaluate the agency? This just got a bit easier for Medicare recipients, who can now see the results of surveys of patients who have used the agency’s services.  Findings from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) national survey that asks patients about their experiences with Medicare-certified home health agencies are now available on the agency’s Quality Care Finder Web site. The…

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How to Hire a Home Care Provider for Your Aging Parents

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The Maryland / DC area is full of aging baby boomers who have elderly parents, spouses caring for a sick loved one, and older adults who don’t have family close by.

Whether hiring an independent caregiver or choosing a home care agency, there are a number of criteria you should keep in mind.

If you have aging parents you may have to decide that staying at home is not an option anymore.

Seniors tend to wait, until a crisis occurs, before moving to an assisted living facility

How Do I Make Sure That Home Health Care Is Quality Care?

In looking for a home health care agency, the following 20 questions can be used.