ALS Home Care
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), first described by Charcot in the nineteenth century, is a relentlessly progressive, presently incurable, neurodegenerative disorder that causes muscle weakness and disability. ALS is also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, after the famous New York Yankee baseball player who was affected with the disorder
Being diagnosed and living with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) can be both challenging and overwhelming, and while no two people with ALS are alike or will experience the condition in the same manner, there is a great deal of information to learn and questions to consider for those who are living with this disease. Patients living with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) feel more in control of their environment, comfortable, and secure when they are able to receive compassionate and dependable home care in their homes.
American Care Partners Homecare Services in Northern Virginia can help. We are able to provide in-home care and treatment for patients and families who are living with ALS.
American Care Partners In- Home nursing Care and personal Home care services include, but are not limited to:
- Administering of medications
- IV antibiotics and other IV therapies
- Gastrointestinal care and bowel regimes
- Tracheotomy care
- Private Duty Nursing ( LPNs and RNs)
- Certified Respiratory Technicians
- Trained and Certified Vent Nurses
- Personal assistance with bathing, grooming, and other daily activities
- Assisting with transfer and mobility
- Respite care
- Preparing meals and feeding
- Performing light housekeeping
- Running errands (prescription pick-up, dry cleaning, etc.)
- Complementary Free Physician house call Services
If you or a loved one suffers from Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), you understand the challenges of everyday living. Household tasks that were once simple can become difficult and daily living requires assistance. American Care Partners In- Home Care Services can offer you or your loved one the highest quality of care and the necessary assistance needed at home. We understand the challenges of ALS and have the ability to help with daily living activities and in-home nursing needs to offer the highest level of comfort.
We work with the patient, family, and Physician to assess the needs of the patient and create an individualized plan of care. American Care Partners highly skilled home caregivers will provide immediate and effective In-Home nursing care that is designed to meet the patient’s specific needs and support them throughout the process. We understand the challenge of arranging special transport to go to Doctors` office. That is why American Care Partners Home Care provides Complimentary Physician house call services at no additional cost to our Clients!
Contact us today to learn more about American Care Partners In- Home Care services that are available for people with ALS
Providing Home Care Services in Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun County, Prince William County, Alexandria, Burke, Leesburg, Falls Church, Ashburn, Manassas, Manassas Park, Reston, Sterling, Herndon, Oakton, Dunn Loring, McClean, Great Falls, Tysons,Vienna