When seniors are sent home after a hospital stay or even a doctor's visit, they are typically tasked with taking some kind of medication. For many seniors, knowing when to take these prescriptions and how much to take can be a struggle. That is why Home Care Assistance Toronto/York Region offers medication reminders for seniors as one our necessary services.
Home Care Medication Reminder Services For Elderly In Toronto
The Importance of In-Home Medication Reminders for Seniors
As important as it is for seniors to take their medication, the timing and proper dosage of medication is equally as important. Our medication reminder services at Home Care Assistance Toronto/York Region takes on those responsibilities so you can rest assured your parents or loved ones will get their medication.
The in-home medication reminders are most accurately suited towards those seniors who are suffering from Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. Their condition doesn't allow them to consistently remember when to take their medication. That is where Home Care Assistance Toronto/York Region steps in. We will make sure to create a proper schedule and create an organized log of consumption times.
Senior Medication Management Services at Home Care Assistance - Toronto/York Region
Our caregivers at Home Care Assistance Toronto/York Region are the heartbeat of our organization. They are the ones in the homes everyday helping seniors through their daily routines, which includes medication reminders.
We actually take the time to set up a system for our seniors which would include:
- Reviewing the medication list with seniors
- Reviewing proper medicine scheduling
- Reviewing proper consumption of medicines
- Monitoring medication usage by seniors
- Setting up medications in the calendar
- Picking up prescriptions to ensure needed availability
- Assisting in scheduling medical appointments
There's so much to know when making the sensitive decision to get in-home care for seniors. We offer home health care in Toronto and York Region to all seniors in need of any of our services. If you have any questions about medication reminders, please don't hesitate to contact us right away.