You can have the best home health care Rhode Island has to offer, but at the end of the day the primary family caregiver is the one spending the most time with the patient and helping to make the decisions. While the staff at MAS Home Care works diligently to help you and your loved one in any way we can, there are many things the caregivers themselves can do to ensure the person they care for is in the best of hands. Many of these items are things you have probably done, but it doesn’t hurt to look back and reflect on them. Sometimes it can be great to pick a trait to focus on. This is one of your many jobs in life. Just as employees work on professional development so can you. Even small improvements will make you feel a sense of achievement and good about providing the very best care for your family member. Here are 5 traits of great caregivers:
One additional trait of a great caregiver is they are resourceful. Know your limits and when to call in help. This could mean another family member or friend. It could also mean MAS Home Care. Contact MAS Home Care today!