Recommendations on the questions to ask an agency when considering hiring them to care for a loved one. “Living out their lives at home, rather than in an assisted living center or a nursing home, is the overwhelming preference of the elderly and their adult children. Remaining at home often means hiring, paying for and supervising aides to help with shopping, cooking, bathing, dressing, eating, toileting and medication management.”
Home Health Aides: Why Hire From an Agency?
New York Times
December 8, 2008