Empath For You
Caregiving for a family member or loved one with full-time care needs can be overwhelming. Often, service gaps are created when insurance companies don’t cover or no longer pay for services. Empath For You private duty home care services can assist with filling in those gaps to ensure the highest level of care possible. This allows you and your loved ones to feel both comfortable and secure.
As an all-inclusive provider of home health services, we proudly offer private duty home care to meet many of the needs you or your loved ones may have. No job is too small; we specialize in solving problems that arise for you on a day-to-day basis.
Our private duty services are individually tailored to the needs and requests of the patient and family may include (but are not limited to):
- Bathing, grooming and continence care
- Range of motion movements and exercise
- Assistance with toileting, feeding, transfers and dressing
- Respite care or short-term breaks for caregivers
Companionship, Homemaking and Support for Everyday Living
- Companionship, conversation and cognitive stimulation
- Light housekeeping and laundry
- Meal planning and preparation
- Telephone calls, correspondence and mail
- Assistance with with self-administered medications
- Home safety checks
- Tuck-in service
Referrals to Additional Services
- Advocacy and supplemental care for patients in health care facilities
- Coordination of counseling and other community support resources
- Hospice referrals and support
- Medical decision making
Why Empath For You
We are your experts in life-changing home care. As part of the Empath Health continuum of care, we draw on more than 40 years of experience caring for people in their homes. Along with our affiliate members of Empath Home Health, Empath Health Palliative Care and Suncoast Hospice, our employees are dedicated to providing the most compassionate, expert care available.
The security of knowing that all of our private duty employees have undergone a detailed screening process to ensure their backgrounds and skill levels meet our highest standards.
Wherever You Call Home
Regardless if you are currently in an assisted living facility, a skilled nursing home, in the hospital or in your home, we can provide services you feel you or your loved one might need.
We Pay the Caregiver
We pay our caregivers their salaries, deduct all the applicable payroll taxes and comply with all reporting requirements. You are billed by us for the services so you have no liability in paying the caregivers.
Locally Owned and Operated Nonprofit
In addition to being part of the Empath Health continuum of care, we are locally owned and operated. We understand the needs of our community and provide personalized care for you and your loved ones.
If while receiving our private duty assistance you find yourself needing skilled care (nursing therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, diet education, etc.), we can work with you and your physician to provide those services for you with insurance verification. Learn more about Empath Home Health services.