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What does a caregiver do?cambrian caregiver

Caregivers provide personal care and support. Assistance is generally provided to:

  • Disabled Seniors and Adults
  • Post-Surgical or Post Injury clients
  • Post Hospitalization

Diagnosis specific care is also provided to individuals suffering from:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Dementia
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Cancer Patients (to include supplemental care to Hospice if needed)
  • Diabetes
  • Generalized Weakness

Caregivers Assist with Acitivities of Daily Living (ADLs) such as:

  • Getting in and out of bed
  • Transferring and Walking
  • Bathing, Dressing and care of the mouth, skin, hair and shaving
  • Meal preparation, feeding and clean up
  • Using the bathroom/bedpan/commode/urinal
  • Medication reminders
  • Sweeping, vacuuming, mopping
  • Washing kitchen counters & sinks
  • Cleaning the bathroom/tub/shower/behind the toilet
  • Taking out the garbage
  • Dusting and picking up/organizing clutter
  • Washing & changing bed linens
  • Laundry-wash, dry, fold, iron, put away
  • Shopping & Errands
  • Storing food & supplies in the proper locations
  • Plant care (watering)
  • Pet care (feeding, walking, cleaning litter box)
  • One to One private duty sitters for hospital stays or facility admissions

Cambrian caregivers also provide specific Respite Care to individuals with Developmental Disabilities. Click here for more information.