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  • Hello _________________, Thank you very much for the opportunity to speak to you about Homewatch CareGivers of ___________________. I have prepared a short powerpoint presentation that gives an overview of our company and highlights details about how and why we might work together.
  • Homewatch Caregivers is excited to be the company to meet the needs of all people who need home care services. We are the home care company that that go beyond just senior care.
  • As you will see in the following slides, we are the home care company that provides services for people of all ages and all different types of needs. Our desire is to meet the needs of our clients as they define them. Our advanced continuum of care allows us to meet needs comprehensively.
  • We support people so they can stay in their own place of residence: home, assisted living, retirement community… We give people a sense of personal safety and security .
  • As an additional benefit of working with Homewatch CareGivers, we provide transportation services to our clients as the plan of care defines.
  • We are in the business of meeting the tangible and the intangible needs of our clients. We give people peace of mind!
  • We are really different compared to the other home care companies in the industry. First of all, we are a company with over 26 years of direct and practical experience in the delivery of home care services. We know the business and are dedicated to excellent care. We care for people of all ages and care needs…not just seniors. We want you to let our family care for yours!
  • Another thing that differentiates us from all the other companies in the field…Our Care Commitments! These Care Commitments define our commitment and dedication to great home care service provision.
  • As I mentioned before, we provide services for people with varied ages and personal needs.
  • We strive to provide the best home care for a fair price. We are a company dedicated to supporting people comprehensively.
  • Thank you very much for the time today. I certainly hope we can work together in the future.
  • People often think about hiring their own caregiver rather than using a company like Homewatch Caregivers. By doing so, there is a much greater risk for problems and dissatisfaction. The following slides highlight some of the very significant differences.
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    • 1.  
    • 2.
      • About Us
    • 3. Vision To be recognized as the premier provider of home care services worldwide.
      • Mission The mission of Homewatch CareGivers is to preserve dignity , protect independence , and provide peace of mind for our clients and their loved ones by providing exceptional home care.
      • Values
      • We exemplify integrity , compassion and a commitment to
      • delivering the highest quality service .
    • 4. Homewatch CareGiver’s will provide our partners’ patients quality home care based on their specific needs . We strive to design solutions that suit your practice, serve your community, and strengthen your business through continued quality care and service in the home.
    • 5. The Case for Home Care Services
      • The cost of homecare is significantly lower when compared to hospital visits, emergency room procedures, ambulance transportation, or nursing home admissions.
      • Journal of American Geriatrics Society
      • 54 million US families are struggling in the caring for an aging parent or loved one.
      • US Department of Health & Human Services
      • The average US woman will spend more time caring for elderly parents and in-laws than raising her children.
      • Institute on Aging
      • US businesses lose about $11 Billion per year due to absenteeism, turnover and lost productivity among full-time employees who care for elders.
      • Metlife Mature Market Institute & The National Alliance for Caregiving
    • 6. Our Services
      • Quality of Life Care
        • Meal Planning & Preparation
        • Home Safety Supervision
        • Housekeeping and Laundry Service
        • Respite Care/ Companion Sitting
        • Care of children when families have a breakdown in their normal care relations
        • Pre and Postnatal Services
    • 7. Our Services
      • Comprehensive Personal Care
        • Oral Care
        • Bathing & Dressing Assistance
        • Incontinence Care
        • Medication Reminders, Verifications & Monitoring
        • Toileting Assistance
        • Monitoring of Vital Signs
        • Wound Care
        • Bowel and Bladder Assistance
        • Catheter, Ostomy and Perineal Care
        • Diabetes Care: Finger Sticks & Monitoring
        • Pathways to Memory TM Care
    • 8. Our Services
      • Transportation —services provided as part of the overall care provision
        • Grocery shopping
        • Medical appointments
        • Needs as client determines
    • 9. The Homewatch CareGivers Difference
      • We Give Clients & Their Families:
        • Peace of Mind
        • Dignity
        • Independence
        • Freedom
        • Confidence
        • Freedom from Guilt
        • Stress Relief
        • Personal Safety & Security
      We are in the business of giving our clients and their families a sense of personal comfort. We give people a higher quality of life!
    • 10. Why Work With Homewatch CareGivers
        • Homewatch CareGivers International has over 30 years of actual experience providing home care services. We are a franchise company that is built on proven experience in the business.
        • We provide an advanced continuum of care : Quality of Life Care, Comprehensive Personal Care, and Transportation Services.
        • We are a home care company that provides services for people of all ages and life challenges.
        • Our client & caregiver matching process (all caregivers are tripled screened)
        • We do unannounced quality control visits to insure care quality
        • We provide free functional evaluations , home safety inspections and fall risk assessments
        • We are available 24/7
        • One call does it all
    • 11. Why Work With Homewatch CareGivers
      • We provide resources including our Veterans Outreach Program . Our Veterans Outreach Program connects veterans and their families with individuals that are accredited by the Department of Veterans Affairs and educated in veterans benefits.
      • Pathways to Memory™ Program helps patients with Alzheimer’s disease, Dementia, and Memory Impairment. This 12-week program of memory stimulating exercises personally engage clients and increase cognition, abilities and independence. Homewatch CareGivers, the exclusive provider of Pathways to Memory™.
    • 12. The Homewatch CareGivers Care Commitments
        • Our first priority is the client and their family
        • We present our services in a truthful and honest manner, treating clients as if they were members of our own families.
        • We acknowledge the importance of the client, their family, or their advocate in the development of the customized care plan.
        • We meet the needs of our clients, as they define them, by listening and responding appropriately.
        • We keep all client information strictly confidential.
        • We care for our clients with respect and dignity because we know our actions will have a positive impact , helping clients stay in their homes longer.
    • 13. The Homewatch CareGivers Care Commitments
        • We conduct ourselves with the highest standards of integrity, compassion, and responsibility
        • We make the “Golden Rule” our daily priority, treating others as we would like them to treat us.
        • We are courteous and prompt in handling all questions and complaints, while following the Homewatch CareGivers policies and procedures.
        • We maintain our competency with continuing education, improving our skills, knowledge, commitment and attitude, to provide the best possible care
    • 14. Who Benefits from Services
          • Seniors
          • Hospice patients
          • Cancer patients
          • People living with dementia and Alzheimer’s
          • People rehabilitating from outpatient surgery
          • Sight & hearing impaired
          • Developmentally disabled
          • Joint replacement patients
          • Stroke patients
          • Sports injury patients
          • New mothers for pre and postnatal care
          • Multiple Sclerosis patients
          • Recovering accident victims
          • Working parents with sick children
          • Plastic surgery patients
          • Family caregivers
          • Nursing homes, assisted living facilities, retirement communities, adult foster homes, senior day care centers
    • 15. Payment for Services
      • Services are paid for based on the level of care and the time required to perform the service.
      • Payment Sources:
        • Private Payment
        • Long Term Care Insurance
        • Worker’s Compensation Insurance
        • Employee Benefit Programs
        • Other Payor Sources
    • 16. Homewatch CareGivers: Ready for Service
          • For more information please call Homewatch CareGivers:
          • 708-448-4068
    • 17. One Simple Question…
      • “Should you hire a private care provider or a home care company?”
      • This question is often asked in the context of discussing the costs of care. Unfortunately, the risks of hiring a private care provider far outweigh the initial cost savings.
    • 18. Homewatch CareGivers vs. Individual Providers Reasons Homewatch CareGivers Individual Providers Years of experience Over 30 years as a premier home care agency company Variable. Worker’s compensation All employees are properly covered by the company. Usually none. Freelance caregivers can sue you pesonally Thorough criminal background checks All workers are carefully screened three ways & monitored monthly throughout the year. Only if you subcribe to a criminal background check service and do this yourself Flexibility of services Available nights and weekends - 24 hours/day, 365 days/year with back-up and supervision Normally 5 days/week. You make arangements for changing need of services Extra customer service Perfect CareGiver Matching™ - carefully matching of client’s needs with the best caregiver possible If personalities don’t work - you have to start the hiring process again.
    • 19. Homewatch CareGivers vs. Individual Providers Reasons Homewatch CareGivers Individual Providers Caregiver Back up support for emergencies Extra staff for back-up is available at all times. None. Home care back-up for ‘ no-shows ’ is up to you. Bonded & insured staff All employees are bonded and insured. The security of you & your home is very important to us. Usaually none. You must check & monitor Caregiver. Quality control, supervision & monitoring of Caregivers All cases are carefully supervised by a professional Homewatch CareGiver Manager. Random CareGiver checks are made in the home. The family is updated regularly. None. Ongoing training Regular in-house training (5 modules covering a 37 topics) created by a nurse. Only if they take the courses themselves Taxes All taxes - FICA, federal and state calculated, collected and remitted to the government. You are responsible for calculations, collections, and remitance to city, state & federal tax authorities
    • 20. Homewatch CareGivers: Let our family care for yours