13Sep, 2019

Caregivers and Elderly Abuse

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Aging may be a stressful process, when dealing with aches and pains and medications. Families who care for loved ones need help sometimes; and they come to agencies like ours to find reliable, experienced, and kind-hearted individuals to come in and provide services to release some of the load off of themselves. Here at ActiveCare we complete background checks, fingerprinting, CPR certification, all the standard requirements as well as making careful selection of who we hire. So many times we hear stories of Elder abuse happening in there own home […]
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7Dec, 2016

Caregiving Is The Fastest Growing US Occupation

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Economists and employment experts are all reporting on the caregiving boom. Caregiving is amongst the fastest growing occupations in the US because Americans are living longer, more active lives and choosing to age in place. Current predictions indicate that within the next four years more than 100 million Americans will need the assistance of a skilled caregiver. The problem is whether or not caregivers can meet that demand. Studies estimate that there may be only about 50 million caregivers by 2020. How can a person make sure that their loved one will have their […]
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4Feb, 2015

How ActiveCare Home Care Hires Home Care Aides

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The ultimate goal of ActiveCare Home Care is to become the leading service agency for home care in Chicago are and its surrounding suburbs. ActiveCare  strives to provide families with the best possible care. That care starts with the hiring of the best possible healthcare aids. Therefore, it is essential for ActiveCare Home Care to take the hiring process seriously, to take their client’s needs seriously, and to do their due diligence throughout the entire process. This process does not end with the offering of the job, it continues throughout […]
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