NursePartners is dedicated to providing assistance with activities of daily living and companionship, providing your family peace of mind. Below is a listing of typical in-home services. Services can be added or modified as needs change.
- Bathing, Grooming, and Hygiene
NursePartners Certified Nursing Assistants help clients look and feel their best. These services enhance clients’ mental and physical well-being, helping them feel positive about their appearance. Bathing not only cleanses the skin but will provide relaxation and stimulate circulation.
- Mobility Assistance
We will assist clients as needed with mobility to help them maintain the most active lifestyle possible. Being able to get out and about offers both physical and mental health benefits to seniors. Physical health benefits of activity include increased energy, a strong heart, lower blood pressure, improved digestions, and restful sleep. Generally, activity improves mood, relieves stress, and increases alertness.
- Transferring and Positioning
Our Certified Nursing Assistant’s expertise lies in caring for the aging population. We are experienced to move and place clients in correct posture position to promote health, safety, and the proper functioning of the body’s many systems. Proper transferring and positioning from or into beds and chairs eliminate pressure areas on the skin, reduce weakening and stiffening of muscles, and facilitate proper breathing, digestion, and elimination.
- Feeding and Diet monitoring
NursePartners’ staff will enable clients to eat a well balanced diet that provides the energy needed for active living and nutrients for disease prevention. Adults may need help feeding themselves for a variety of reasons. They sometimes find it difficult to accept this loss of independence. We understand this and make every effort to ensure that mealtime is both enjoyable and social.
- Toileting and Incontinence Care
We are sensitive and compassionate in helping each client maintain self-esteem and dignity as they receive assistance with toileting and personal hygiene. Through our caring approach. NursePartners’ staff decreases clients’ anxiety and the embarrassment that accompanies the loss of independence and need for toileting assistance.
- Meal Preparation
We ensure that your loved one receives hot, delicious, and nutritious meals. We strive to include care recipients in the planning and preparation of these meals. Care partners share meals, making mealtimes a social activity.
The washing, dying, ironing and storage of clothing can be done either in the client’s home or the laundromat. We involve the client to make sure laundry is done to preference.
- Light Housekeeping
NursePartners’ light housekeeping services include dusting, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, organization, changing linens, and performing other maintenance chores.
- Grocery Shopping/Errands
We are happy to shop for groceries and run errands. Clients may choose to stay home or accompany us. Participating in errands is a great way to stay active!
NuresPartners staff are insured privately and by NursePartners to personally transport the client in either our vehicle or a privately insured vehicle. We accompany the client to other care services, including medical appointments, shopping trips, barbershops, and beauty salons.
- Medication Reminders
Although Certified Nursing Assistants cannot administer medication, we will help ensure that clients take medications as prescribed. We can assist with opening medication containers and reminding the client when it is time to take doses.
Each clinician that we employ possesses experience with the aging population and has an understanding and respect for each client and individual. We will work diligently to assist, achieve, and maintain the maximum level of independence that is so important to older adults.