How’s Work provides in-home, non-medical home care services. We offer personalized care to you or your loved ones needs and all home care is overseen by our management and nursing team. How’s Work can provide care for a few hours per week up to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We can assist with personal care, light housekeeping, ambulation assistance, medication reminders, meal prep, transportation to medical appointments or errands, overnight and respite care for family caregivers. Our core services as contracted with the MA EOEA state home care program are described here, in many cases a blend of these services will make up the appropriate plan of care for elders at home. Please contact us to help determine your care needs.
Home Health Aide
Home Health Aides provide assistance with ADLs, bathing, dressing, and grooming, transfers, and ambulation. Certified Home Health Aides (HHAs) and Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) meet state or national certification requirements and supervised by our nursing team
Extended & 24/7 Care
Home Health Aides and CNAs provide in home support for clients that need continuous care in the home. Safety monitoring, ambulation, meal prep, and assistance with ADLs to support in maintaining independence at home, including awake overnight care.
Personal Care aides also help with ADLs, including bathing, dressing, hair care, and grooming for clients requiring slightly less assistance than HHA level care plans. Personal Care aides may also take elders out to appointments or errands. Personal care aides are supervised and trained by our agency nurses to state standards.
Homemaker services can be an important part of ensuring a comfortable environment for elders to maintain their independence. A clean and tidy home improves mobility, enhances safety, and can help keep someone healthy. Homemakers can assist with light housekeeping and general cleaning including kitchen, bathroom, laundry, dishes, and vacuuming. Homemakers can also run errands, go grocery shopping, and assist with meal prep.
Transportation companions get elders to and from appointments and errands safely. Providing round trip service and constant accompaniment, How’s Work companions offer a safe transportation alternative for elders. Transportation escorts use their own registered, insured vehicles and have passed driving record checks.
Home Health Aide and Personal Care services are supervised and overseen by company nurses. How’s Work RNs & LPNs provide support with more involved clients, assist and create client Plans of Care, and ensure compliance with all state and federal home care standards. Our nursing staff oversees aide training including in-service education for home care aides and Personal Care aide certification.
Companions provide socialization and support, along with acting as a primary caregiver respite. Companions can get elders out for a walk or fresh air and provide stimulation and conversation for elders home alone.
When Homemaking service isn’t enough. Heavy cleaning, scrubbing, trash disposal, assistance with packing or moving boxes. Chore workers can provide aid for elders in challenging conditions.
Contact us to learn more about how we can help you or your loved one.
Stoneham, MA 02180