In-Home Health Care for Myrtle Beach, SC

If you live in or around Myrtle Beach, SC, and are looking for in-home health care, the team at Amethyst Home Care is happy to help you care for your loved one. Read on to learn more about how our team can help you and your loved one.

How Can In-Home Health Care Benefit You and Your Loved One?

If your loved one has recently received a serious medical diagnosis or is getting older, you may need to find in-home health care for them. Many people assume that they need to care for their family members on their own or place them in a live-in facility.

However, in-home care is a nice option between these two extremes. If you are not able to care for them all by yourself but you also do not think your loved one’s health has deteriorated enough to need to move to an assisted living center, consider in-home health care.

For more information on our in-home care for Myrtle Beach, SC, residents, contact Amethyst Home Care by calling (800) 476-7059. You can also request a free home assessment by filling out our online contact form. A member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.

All of our Home Health Aides (HHA) are Certified and have at least 2 years of prior experience. HHAs provide hands-on, non-medical care to those experiencing physical and/or cognitive impairments, which make it difficult for them to remain independent.

This level of care is often more than an informal caregiver can provide. HHAs provide help with all the Companion Care activities previously discussed, plus the following activities of daily living:

  • Dressing and Bathing Assistance
  • Personal Hygiene Care
  • Incontinence Care
  • Mobility Support
  • Transfers and Positioning
  • Vital Sign Monitoring
  • Physical Therapy/Range of Motion Assistance

Specialized Care for Life-Threatening Illnesses

All of our caregivers are Certified Home Health Aides (HHAs). We also specialize in hiring caregivers that drive. This is a big differentiator for Amethyst Home Care in the Myrtle Beach and surrounding areas and provides a great deal of independence and freedom for seniors who no longer drive and/or have given up their car.

Amethyst Home Care and its caregivers have extensive experience working with patients suffering from the following illnesses:

  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s
  • Parkinson’s
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Stroke Recovery
  • ALS
  • COPD
  • Cancer
  • Dialysis