Senior Check-In LLC Caregiver in Fishers, Indiana
Personal care aides assist clients in everyday tasks. Home health aides and personal care aides help people with disabilities, chronic illness, or cognitive impairment by assisting in their daily living activities. They often help older adults who need assistance. Duties Home health aides and personal care aides typically do the following: * Assist clients in their daily personal tasks, such as bathing or dressing * Housekeeping, such as laundry, washing dishes, and vacuuming * Help to organize a client's schedule and plan appointments * Arrange transportation to doctors' offices or other outings * Shop for groceries and prepare meals to meet a client's dietary specifications * Keep clients engaged in their social networks and communities.They may also help with simple prescribed exercises.Personal care aidessometimes called caregivers or personal attendantsare generally limited to providing non-medical services, including companionship, cleaning, cooking, and driving. Direct support professionals work with people who have developmental or intellectual disabilities. They may help create a behavior plan and teach self-care skills, such as doing laundry or cooking meals. These aides keep records of services performed and of clients' conditions and progress. They report changes in clients' conditions to supervisors.