By Paul Hynes February 14th, 2018
Are you challenged with hiring a caregiver to help with an older family member? It’s a big responsibility to care for someone you love. Often, families can’t manage the demands that essential caregiving requires. So, they look for professional assistance with daily tasks.
How do you know if you are hiring the right person as caregiver? Look for a few important traits that will increase the likelihood that this individual can offer the necessary care and support.
A little bit of work can go a long way to reduce the risk of elder abuse. Make sure that you are hiring someone who will offer the quality care that your family member deserves.
This information is intended to inform the public at large about this important issue. It is not intended to serve as legal advice.
Paul Hynes is a regular guest blogger for Vets for Elders, Inc. and is Paul is the founder and chief blogger at the educational website Senior Safe & Sound.