Personal Care

Daily life made easier

Our personal care service provides respectful help with a variety of everyday tasks. Trained professionals offer flexible services and are available in two-hour increments or around the clock, seven days a week.

In-home Care

Our in-home care may include assistance with the tasks of daily living such as bathing, grooming, exercise, meal preparation, light housekeeping, medication monitoring and other special requests.

We also offer out-of-home care, giving you or your loved one a way to get around, when friends or family can’t make the trip. Call us for transportation to appointments or companionship at social events. We can also shop for groceries, run errands and more.

We offer three levels of personal care. Choose which is right for you or your loved one:

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Basic care

–  Safety supervision
–  Errands/grocery shopping
–  Light housekeeping/laundry
–  Meal preparation
–  Transportation, e.g., doctor appointments
–  Travel companion

Supportive care

–  Bathing, dressing, grooming, and bathroom help
–  Help with walking, transferring, positioning
–  Cane/walker/mechanical lift assist, including Hoyer lift and slide board transfers, and gait belt assists
–  Special diet preparation, feeding assistance
–  Oxygen administration/monitoring
–  Vital signs monitoring (blood pressure, pulse, temperature)

Advanced care

–  Eye, ear and nose drops
–  Blood sugar monitoring
–  Insulin injections
–  Certified CPR & basic first aid
–  Wound care
–  Bowel program
–  Medication management

*It’s important to know that personal care from any provider is not covered by insurance or Medicare.

Count on professionalism

In any of these arrangements through Marywood Home Health, you can count on professionalism. All personal care aides are screened by background checks. They are thoroughly trained, and their work is performed under the direction of a licensed nurse.

To learn more, call us at 616.643.0403 or send us a message.

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