What is hourly home care?
Hourly home care allows clients to hire our caregivers on an hourly or as-needed basis. By helping with daily activities, our caregivers enable clients to maintain their normal daily routines and age in place.
UniversaCare’s hourly home care services provide caregivers on an as-needed basis / a set number of hours. We send certified home health aides to the comfort of your own home to assist with a variety of tasks which allows you to age in place, independently and with dignity.
What do hourly home care services entail?
- Assisting with walking and transferring from bed to wheelchair
- Bathing, dressing and grooming assistance
- Medication reminders
- Toileting and incontinence care
- Status reporting to family
- Safety and fall prevention
- Ongoing wellness monitoring
- Meal prep, cooking, light housekeeping
How UniversaCare Can Help
Our hourly home health care services are provided by our skilled certified home health aides trained with the right tools to help you and your family receive the care you deserve. Our hourly home care services span from typically a minimum of 4 hours of service up to 13 hours of service per day.
UniversaCare has been providing high quality premier in-home care to New Yorkers for over 13 years and our staff ensures customized care that meets and exceeds the needs of you and your loved ones. We’re a family-owned and operated agency that treats our clients like our own family to provide the necessary support and the proper care solutions required during this crucial time.
Is hourly care right for me?
Hourly home care services can be for you if you or your loved one require regular assistance with daily living activities. Hourly home care allows you to maintain your independence in your own home.
These services are designed for those who are not in proximity to their family or friends and or they cannot rely on them fully for daily assistance. This type of care can also be for those patients that have a chronic illness that is expected to get worse and will require greater assistance over the course of time.
UniversaCare certified home health aides provide the level of care you deserve in the comfort of your own home.
Reach out today to see if hourly home care services are right for you by calling – 718-224-3758.
Our approach to hourly care
UniversaCare carefully vets our database of certified home health aides to determine who best aligns with your needs, care plan and location. We work to ensure we find an aide that can assist with your activities of daily living and one that is culturally the right fit for you and your family.
Our hourly home care services are designed with you and your loved ones in mind to ensure the highest quality of care. Our certified home health aides are trained and educated to answer questions and provide comfort to you during this important time.
How can I afford hourly care?
Based on your long-term care insurance and eligibility requirements to participate in various programs, UniversaCare has a variety of payment options that could allow you and your loved ones to afford the care you deserve.
UniversaCare accepts most major forms of credit card, debit card, check and money orders. In many cases besides private pay, payment options may require a combination of payment sources based on your unique case. The UniversaCare staff can assist you in identifying your options and provide additional information.