Cancer Care from A-1 Home Care
We all personally know someone close to us who has suffered from the gripping toll of Cancer. Its physical and emotional burden not only affects the individual him or herself, but also family and friends who are so intrinsically transformed by it.
There are several types of Cancer that our clients are inflicted with, most commonly Breast Cancer, Colon and Rectal Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Leukemia, Lung Cancer, Malignant Lymphoma, Pancreatic Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Stomach, Spleen, Gall Bladder and Thyroid Cancer.
Beloved elderly or senior clients have come to A-1 Home Care for varying degrees of in home care services which include most notably Hospice Care, Live In Caregiver, Respite Care, Hourly Care and Overnight Care. If you are getting discharged from City of Hope, Long Beach Memorial, Cedar Sinai Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, St. Vincent Medical Center, Good Samaritan Hospital & Loma Linda Medical Center, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Long Beach Memorial, Torrance Memorial, Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital, Downey Regional Medical Center and need caregiving services.
A-1 Home Care can help you at (562)929-8400
Hospice Care and Respite Services
We at A-1 Home Care devote specially-trained and compassionate Certified Nurse Assistants, Medical Assistants, Senior Caregivers and Elder Home Health Aides that are 100% devoted to every one of our elder clients. A-1 Home Care supports the Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, National Breast Cancer Foundation and the City of Hope. Our at homecare services are non-medical but our Certified Home Care Providers are fully able and reliable to perform the duties and tasks set forth by doctors and other family members.
These tasks include medication supervision, physical therapy and exercise, monitoring vital signs such as pulse and respiration, supervision of liquid intake, complete skin care which involves bedsore and pressure sore prevention techniques, emptying of drainage bag, performing the Hoyer Lift and much more. Other activities and home care services we provide also involve meal preparation, light housekeeping and laundry, personal hygiene, running errands and driving to and from doctor's appointments and social engagements. Our service areas include Los Angeles, Orange County, Pasadena, West LA, Loma Linda, Long Beach, Torrance, Downey, Whittier and surrounding cities.
Trustworthy Care Providers
We place every one of our Home Care Providers and Live-in Caregivers through a comprehensive screening process including face-to-face interviews, Nationwide Criminal Background Check, Sex Offender Database Check, and DMV Check. Additionally, at home Care Professionals must attain a yearly-renewed TB test or chest x-ray, CPR and First Aid Certification, provide verifiable references and have Malpractice / Liability Insurance.
All at-home Caregivers must have viable work experience prior to finding work with our agency. Letters of recommendation and references allow our Case Managers and, more importantly, our clients to get a glimpse of their exceptional performance and compassionate attitudes.
We are a Licensed, Bonded and Insured company that has had the opportunity to work with families who had Long Term Care Insurance coverage through the following companies, namely Penn Treaty, John Hancock, Bankers Life and Casualty, Veterans Administration, CalPERS, MetLife Insurance, Continental Casualty Company and Senior Health Insurance Company of Pennsylvania.