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Home Care Help for Accidents and Injuries

Home Care Help for Accidents and Injuries in Greater Lansing

Man with neck brace on crutches at homeIf you or a loved one has had an auto accident, a fall, or an injury on the job, normal life is disrupted and even little things seem hard to accomplish. Having home care assistance with routine activities and extra support when recovering from an accident can speed recovery and help you and your family cope until you are feeling better.

Part of recovery from any kind of trauma is the ability to fully rest and recover. Many of us have family and other obligations that need to be handled, even when we are ill. Life’s commitments and responsibilities don’t stop for these situations which can make things even more stressful. It’s important to let go of as much as you can and let someone else take care of things in order to allow yourself to get the rest you need.

In-home care assistance can be a valuable asset at this time. Getting the help you need at home allows you or your loved one to rest and experience a speedier, stress-free recovery at home.

 

In-home Accident Care Assistance

Acti-Kare provides in-home care assistance for individuals recovering from accidents and injuries such as:

 

  • car accidents
  • slips and falls
  • work-related injuries
  • hip or other fractures
  • post-hospitalization recovery
  • wheelchair and loss of mobility care
  • bed-rest recovery care

Your Home Care Assistant

young home care assistant housecleaning for woman with caneActi-Kare’s home care assistants are trained and ready to provide a wide number of helpful services to individuals in recovery. Whether the individual is mobile or confined to bed, our home caregiver can help with personal care, house keeping, and many other duties and responsibilities that require attention. Our home caregivers can provide a wide variety of services including:

  • prepare meals
  • give medication reminders
  • help with bathing and personal grooming
  • change bedclothes
  • prepare ice packs if needed
  • help with mobility
  • do laundry or wash dishes
  • perform other light household chores
  • help with childcare
  • walk your pets
  • run errands
  • provide 24-hour care, if needed

Our flexible staff can fill in for regular caregivers, be the primary caregiver, or just provide occasional assistance to ease the burden for the person recovering from accident or injury. Let us know what works best for your situation and we’ll be there to help.

Senior Assistance after a Fall or Accident

Seniors may find that any loss of mobility, due to a fall or other accident, can have long-term effects on health and well-being. Home visits from a compassionate professional caregiver can be a great help to a senior who has experienced a traumatic fall, fracture, or other accident. Our home assistant can help make sure the senior is comfortable and that they stay on schedule with medications or therapy. Our home caregiver also makes sure the senior gets regular, nourishing meals, and helps them with personal grooming, bathing, toileting, and mobility issues. They can help the senior maintain and increase their activity levels as their recovery progresses, which is key to long-term vitality in seniors. They also provide companionship to help the senior better cope with isolation or loss of mobility, giving them a better chance to improve and re-engage with their normal activities.

For more information on our services for post-accident home assistance, call or contact Acti-Kare today.