Ontario is boosting benefits for nursing and personal support in home care
In a news bulletin published October 5, 2017 by the Ontario Ministry of Health, in which is states:
Ontario is strengthening home and community care across the province for patients and their families, by increasing access to services by an estimated 2.6 million additional hours and developing new patient- and family-friendly supports.
The bulletin goes on to explain in detail the types of services that will be affected, which includes:
- nursing care
- personal support services (including bathing, dressing, and exercising)
- respite care services
This is important news for people who want to remain in their own home while they age or convalesce after a hospital stay. Whether you have a long-term illness or have been in an accident, you may qualify for these additional benefits. Our team at Retire-At-Home Halton can work with you and your family to ensure you’re getting the care you need.
How do you choose trustworthy home health care?
Your safety and trust are our priority. We’ve addressed the topic of how to choose the right caregiver on this blog recently. We’ve had many of you asking us about the news item in one of Toronto’s newspapers. We want to ensure that you feel good about the decision to hire our team to manage your health care. If you have any questions about the services we provide, please don’t hesitate to call us or use our online chat service.
Our clients can rely on us to provide timely care and respect their homes as if they were our own. A Client Care Manager from Retire-At-Home Halton visits with you and your family for your complimentary assessment. During this time, we work together to create a custom care plan just for you.
How can Retire-At-Home Halton help?
When we hire caregivers for Retire-At-Home Halton, we ensure they’re qualified and pass all security checks. We want you and your family to feel safe. It would be an honour to serve you and help you find a caregiver who matches your needs.
Home care in Halton is accessible and we can work with you to customize a health care plan that you and your family can afford. You can choose the services that you need, and our qualified nurses and caregivers will deliver the highest standard of care available for reasonable cost.
- available 24 hours
- Nursing care services
- Personal Care services
- We coordinate our services with your existing medical professionals for consistent health care delivery
- Respite care for working hours
- Assistance planning for transportation for appointments
- Personal Care services
- Home Support and Housekeeping services
We provide home care services in the following areas: Halton, including Georgetown, Burlington, Oakville, Milton and Mississauga North. If you would like to discuss your individual needs (whether or not you’re a senior) contact Retire-At-Home Services Halton for a complimentary in-home consultation at 1-888-509-9394 or 905-864-9020. You can also use our online contact form or our live chat option.