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What it Means to Be a Care Lead

What it Means to Be a Care Lead

Some clients arrange their own basic care needs, while others require a care lead. When we discuss the topic of care lead, we are often referring to the member of the family that has been appointed to make medical or healthcare decisions. The formal term for this is referred to as a Medical Power of Attorney.

This person is appointed by the client for the purpose of making healthcare decisions, but only if the client is not able to make decisions for themselves.

15 Questions to Ask While Choosing a Private Home Care Agency

15 Questions to Ask While Choosing a Private Home Care Agency

The quality and scope of services provided by different home care agencies is highly variable and you will need to do research to find the perfect fit for yourself or a loved one. 

The following questions can help you choose the best private home care agency for your needs.