Many families are faced with confusing choices when a loved one confronts a medical emergency or a decline in independence due to an illness or chronic condition. At Home Nursing Care San Diego and Los Angeles offer a superior level of care and commitment to our clients.
Our mission to help our clients live a better life at home with compassionate and trustworthy in home care is supported by our superior training and supervision of our employees. We work hard to make sure our employees are equipped to meet our clients’ in home care needs.
Upon hire, our caregivers, in home nurses and supervisors complete six hours of initial training, and then are assigned 12 hours of training each year. Some of the topics include infection control, providing care to diverse clients, excellent customer service, ethics training, emergency preparedness, safety in transfers, and more.
We have an extensive library of classes for clients for the various diseases and conditions our clients face including Alzheimer’s and dementia care, how to help clients with Parkinson’s Disease, ALS, those recovering from a stroke, how to professionally bathe a client, how to use a Hoyer lift and more.
In fact, our videos regarding safe use of Hoyer lifts have more than 125,000 views on YouTube. Click here to see part 1 of our training series.
Often, we create training based on current events. When COVID-19 shut down our entire country, our employees immediately received extra hours of training on infection control, how to use Personal Protective Equipment, and how to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
We also offer training to family member of our clients, just let your care manager or nursing supervisor know about any extra training or support you may need. Finally, our At Home Nursing Care Foundation, Inc. provides at least one scholarship per year to someone seeking their certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant and/or home health aide.