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Questions to Ask When Interviewing a Senior Care Agency in Eastern Cuyahoga County

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Visiting Angels® Cleveland OH is a trusted resource for senior care throughout Eastern Cuyahoga County. Based on our experience, we have created a list of questions to use as a guide when interviewing senior care agencies. Finding a caregiver who is compatible with your loved one and able to address their needs is important. Considering asking the following questions to help you find a good match for your family:

  • Are the elder care professionals required to complete a comprehensive criminal background check?
  • How do they recruit caregivers? What types of qualities does the agency look for in a potential caregiver?
  • Will my loved one be allowed to meet their elder care provider before they begin services?
  • What happens if my loved one is not compatible with their caregiver? Can we choose someone new?
  • Does your agency have services available overnight, on the weekends, or around-the-clock as needed?
  • What happens if the caregiver is ill?
  • What types of services is this agency able to offer my loved one? Will care be based on our needs?
  • Does this home care agency provide ongoing monitoring of care? What methods of quality control are used?
  • Is this agency's care in line with the current research and trends regarding care for elderly adults?
  • How many years of experience does this agency have caring for seniors at home?
  • If my loved one's caregiver is unable to make it for any reason, how do you handle that situation?
  • Does this elder care agency require initial training or continuing education for their caregivers?

Senior Care Professionals in Eastern Cuyahoga County You Can Rely On

When you select a caregiver to work with your loved one, you want someone you can trust. For example, the senior care professionals from Visiting Angels Cleveland in Eastern Cuyahoga County have all completed a comprehensive background check for the safety of our clients.

How Visiting Angels Cleveland Helps

Visiting Angels Cleveland provides customized senior care to seniors throughout Eastern Cuyahoga county so they can age in place. Our assistance with the non-medical activities of daily living helps improve the quality of life for independent seniors.

If you are looking for care for an elderly family member, call Visiting Angels Cleveland at  (216) 231-6400 today. Our senior care agency works with families throughout Eastern Cuyahoga County to bring care and peace of mind.

Each Visiting Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Living Assistance Services Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Visiting Angels franchised agency.