Choose an Elderly Care Services Professional from Preferred HealthStaff Fairfield
Choosing a caregiver for your loved one is no small task. Finding the right caregiver means finding a professional elderly care services provider with a unique combination of experience and personality to meet your loved one’s needs. Your goals are simple: find an elderly care services provider who has previous experience, is responsive to changing needs, is friendly and outgoing, and who is willing to provide open communication about care being provided. Finding a caregiver with all these characteristics is simple when you call Preferred HealthStaff Fairfield for elder care services.
We Hire Only Experienced, Professional Caregivers
At Preferred HealthStaff Fairfield, we insist on hiring only experienced, professional caregivers for our team. Each caregiver we hire has been through our extensive and rigorous interview process. From application and interviewing through criminal history and drug screening, we carefully consider each caregiver before asking any candidate to join our team and provide elderly home care services. Our extensive interview process includes:
- A completed application showing at least 1 year of experience
- Identification, credentials and reference verifications
- Completed physical form and TB screening
- Bloodborne Pathogens, CPR and First Aid Certifications
- Child abuse and criminal history clearance check
- Drug screening
- Skills assessment
To provide the finest elderly care services, our caregivers must be of the highest character. During our interview process we also verify each candidate’s commitment to providing compassionate, respectful care. Only those caregivers we would welcome into our own home are asked to join the team at Preferred HealthStaff Fairfield.
Once hired, our elderly care services professionals participate in our extensive training program. Training and testing of essential skills is part of the process each caregiver goes through when joining the Preferred HealthStaff Fairfield team. Each of our elderly care services professionals first goes through training to become a Certified Home Health Aide. This comprehensive training program includes 30 classes ranging from Understanding Client’s Rights to Infection Control to Understanding Elder Abuse. Additional required training courses include Alzheimer’s and Memory Care classes, Non-Elder Care training, and Home Care Medications training. You’ll find our elderly care services professionals to be among the most experienced and knowledgeable in the Fairfield area.
Finding a caregiver who can provide the compassionate and experienced elderly care services your loved one requires is essential. We invite you to call our office at (717) 642-8500 to learn more about our experienced caregiving team and the comprehensive elderly care services we provide to families throughout the Fairfield area.