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Recovery Care

Recovery Care Services in Greater Lansing

Personal, In-Home Care for those in Recovery

Home aide caring for elderly post-surgery patient at homeActi-Kare Responsive In-Home Care provides recovery care to those who have been injured in an accident or are recovering from an illness or surgery. These situations can make handling day to day tasks difficult. We provide disability care and adult home care for those needing help with everything from light housekeeping, to meal prep, to personal assistance.

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care’s intermediate care services for individuals in recovery provide assistance with activities of daily living, giving families additional peace-of-mind and giving clients dignity and comfort every day. We have caregivers available for:

 

  • Personal Injury Care
  • Surgical Recovery
  • Accident Recovery

 

 

Meal Preparation and Nutritional Program

Unfortunately many seniors fail to receive proper daily nutrition simply because of the bothersome task of preparing a meal and cleaning up afterwards. For others, it can be resistance to a restricted diet. An Acti-Kare caregiver can prepare meals that maintain a healthy diet and that follow the client’s diet guidelines, as well as monitor their daily nutritional needs to insure sufficient nutrition. Our proprietary Acti-Vate™ program teaches our caregivers how to follow specific diet plans and to assist our clients with making healthy choices.

Bathing and Hygiene

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care believes in caring for the mind, body and spirit part of that is providing assistance with bathing and personal hygiene. The Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers are specially trained in this and other personal care services, with a focus on dignity and independence.

Walking and Mobility Assistance

Disabled woman in wheelchair getting help at homeActi-Kare Responsive In-Home Care realizes the importance of our clients’ mental and physical needs. Our caregivers understand the benefit of regular movement and they take into consideration the physical limitations of each client’s ability while trying to maximize their comfort.

Transfer and Positioning

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers assist our clients with regular movement around the home or around town. Our caregivers also concentrate on making sure each client maintains proper posture for eating, sitting and reading, or watching television. This assists in providing better digestion and circulation. Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers are trained on the proper transfer techniques to safely assist our clients in changing positions from seated, standing, or laying down.

Continence and Toileting Care

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers are trained and experienced in providing sensitivity, privacy, and dignity while assisting with urinary and bowel care. Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers understand the critical role that toileting care can play in a client’s comfort, independence, and self-esteem.

Special Diets and Meal Preparation

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care works with clients, families and nutrition professionals to plan and prepare meals according to the specific needs of our clients. We can also assist with grocery shopping for special diets (diabetic, low sodium, low trans fat, etc.). The Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregiver will prepare meals that help each client maintain a healthy diet and follow any dietary guidelines put in place by healthcare professionals. We can also monitor their daily nutritional needs to insure sufficient proper nutrition is being acquired.

Eating Assistance

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers are trained and experienced in providing assistance to our clients who may have physical and emotional challenges in the ability to feed themselves.

Light Housekeeping

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers provide light housekeeping from spring cleaning, holiday decorating to daily cleanup such as vacuuming, dusting, trash removal, organizing and tidying rooms, closets, drawers, and bathrooms too. Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers pay attention to the details.

Laundry Services

Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers wash, dry, fold, iron and put away clothing as well as change the bed linens. We know these tasks are physically taxing and can be difficult for anyone who has trouble moving around due to pain, respiratory problems, or those who tire easily.

Transportation, Shopping and Errands

Remaining independent at home includes having help with those day-to-day tasks getting groceries, prescriptions, or personal care items. Our Acti-Kare Responsive In-Home Care caregivers can assist with interaction and transportation for activities including, shopping, running errands, socialization, attending religious activities, and medical appointments.