Maxim Healthcare Services understands that making decisions for yourself or a loved one can be a difficult task. That's why we have a variety of resources at your disposal to help make those decisions. Download the following checklists (in .pdf format) below to help plan for the care of yourself or a loved one.
Getting Started: Evaluating Your Loved One's Needs : Signs to look for in order to assess your loved one’s needs.
Planning for Long-Term Care : Whether care is provided in the home or a facility, for a few months or a few years, the costs can quickly accumulate. We encourage you to use the facts and figures provided in this checklist as you begin to investigate care options for you and your loved ones.
Tips for Communicating with Your Aging Loved Ones : Use this guide to find ways to communicate about aging and necessary care with a loved one.
Home Safety Tips : A checklist for more information or recommendations on how to ensure that your home is safe for you and your loved ones.
Tips for Preventing Falls : Use our fall prevention safety checklist to spot possible safety problems which may be present in and around your home and keep it handy as a reminder of safe practices to live by.
Guide to Proper Medication Use and Storage : Tips on how to ensure safe medication usage for you and your loved ones.
Knowing When to Put the Brakes on Elderly Drivers : Driving is not a privilege that anyone, regardless of age, wants to give up willingly. As important as it is to treat senior drivers with respect, it is also important to help them retire from the road when the time is right. For recommendations on how to speak with your loved one about safe driving.
View our Senior Series Checklists »
If you would like to find out more information about homecare services with Maxim, find a location near you or contact us today.
* The information contained within these documents is presented for the purpose of educating the consumer on a variety of wellness and health care topics (the “Information”). Nothing contained is intended to be instructional for medical diagnosis or treatment. The Information contained is compiled from a variety of sources. The Information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit with, call to, consultation or advice from your Physician or other health care provider.