This type of care is doable if the individual does not have any serious conditions that need special attention. Home care provides four options that many people can choose from:

  • Family caregiving is the care provided at home by family members and loved ones. Individuals choose this option because they are either unable to pay for professional care o they prefer to keep the care personal.
  • Home health care is a range of health care services that provide assistance during an illness or injury. These include caring for wounds, prescription management, at-home physical therapy, and other related services.
  • Homemaker services provide assistance to individuals who cannot perform day-to-day household duties.
  • Home telehealth is a wide variety of technologies that help in delivering virtual, medical, health, and education services. This type of care incorporates various technological devices to assist in care.