Dementia Home Care in Old City, Philadelphia
We are here to help you through this challenging journey. Old City, Philadelphia Dementia Home Care understands that dementia poses many changes that require personalized care, expertise, and compassion. Old City, Philadelphia Dementia Home Care is an option for providing support to individuals within their homes or wherever home may be.
NursePartners’ approach to Alzheimer’s and Old City, Philadelphia Dementia Home Care is based on The GEMS™: Brain Change Model created by Teepa Snow. NursePartners recognizes Teepa’s positive approach to care as an effective care method for those living with dementia. Dementia is categorized by six gemstones defined by their unique characteristics. Click here for an overview of the classification system.
Trained carepartners are knowledgeable and experienced with dementia and adjust care accordingly. After an initial assessment, a plan or care is created to help your loved one live comfortably and safely. This positive approach allows carepartners to fill their time together with meaning and have positive interactions at any GEM level.
Our Old City, Philadelphia Dementia Home Care carepartners are dedicated to improving quality of life. By keeping a record of everything from mood behaviors, health complications, and daily activities, we understand what factors contribute to positive moods and overall happiness.
By appreciating and understanding what is changing and what is still possible, we craft a plan of care that is positive and productive.
- Meal preparation
- Bathing, grooming, and hygiene
- Mobility assistance
- Transferring and positioning
- Feeding / diet monitoring
- Toileting and incontinence care
- Light housekeeping
- Errands and shopping
- Medication reminders
- Incidental transportation