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ALS care with attention

ALS is a debilitating condition for both the patient and his or her loved ones. Our live-in care specialists are there to make daily life more bearable.

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When ALS controls life

A more bearable life with ALS

At Happyhomecare we see ALS not only as a neurological disorder, but as a challenge that affects the entire family. Our 24/7 home care is aimed at offering you a more comfortable and meaningful life. Our caregivers are specially trained to meet the unique needs of ALS patients, from medication management to respiratory support and emotional care.

 

We embrace modern technologies such as voice-activated tools and smart monitoring to simplify your daily life. Your family is an integral part of our care team, and together we strive to improve your quality of life. Contact us and become one of the many success stories at Happyhomecare.

Specialist care

Happyhomecare employees are trained to optimally support patients with ALS.

Knowledgeable and empathetic

With the combination of training and experience, Happyhomecare's caregivers can provide the best care for people with ALS

FAQ

  • What exactly does 24-hour live-in care include?
    24-hour live-in care includes personal care, domestic help, tailor-made guidance and support, available day and night, tailored to the client's individual needs.
  • How soon can a live-in caregiver start?
    Within a few days to weeks after the intake interview, depending on the specific care needs and availability of healthcare providers.
  • Hoe lang blijft een inwonende zorgverlener?
    Dit is afhankelijk van de zorgbehoefte en persoonlijke voorkeuren. On gemiddeld bljven zij zes weken en wroden dan afgelost.
  • Can 24-hour care be reimbursed by health insurance?
    In principle yes. 24-hour care is usually reimbursed under the Long-term Care Act (WLZ) or the Health Insurance Act (ZVW) via a Personal Budget (PGB).
  • What are the costs of 24-hour care service?
    The costs depend on the care need and the type of care provider. A detailed quote will be provided after the intake interview.
  • Can I use a Personal Budget (PGB) for 24-hour care?
    Yes, a PGB can also be used to finance 24-hour live-in care.
  • How much time off does a live-in caregiver need?
    Live-in caregivers are entitled to time off in accordance with labor legislation, usually 2 to 3 hours per day, with a minimum of sixteen hours of time off per week.
  • What happens if the client's care needs change?
    The care plan is regularly evaluated and adapted to the changing needs of the client.
  • How is the quality of care guaranteed?
    Through regular training, evaluations, the electronic client file and following strict quality guidelines.
  • What if there is not a good match between the client and the healthcare provider?
    A new care provider is being sought who better suits the wishes and needs of the client.
  • How are healthcare providers screened?
    Through thorough background checks, Certificates of Good Conduct, reference checks and personal interviews.
  • Wat zijn de woonvereisten voor een inwonende zorgverlener?
    Een eigen kamer, een goed bed, een goede matras, een kledingkast, en toegang tot basisvoorzieningen in het huis van de cliënt.
  • How is the client's privacy protected?
    By following the relevant EU legislation and by making clear agreements about privacy and respecting personal boundaries.
  • Can family members be involved in the care plan?
    Family members are encouraged to actively participate in developing and evaluating the care plan.
  • How are medical emergencies handled?
    Healthcare providers are trained to respond appropriately in emergency situations and work together with local health services.
  • Wat zijn de voordelen van inwonende zorg ten opzichte van een verpleeghuis?
    Persoonlijke, één-op-één zorg in de vertrouwde thuisomgeving, meer flexibiliteit en aandacht voor individuele behoeften.
  • Hoe wordt de communicatie tussen zorgverlener, cliënt en familie geregeld?
    Via de zorgcoördinator, regelmatige updates, besprekingen en een open communicatiekanaal.
  • Can live-in caregivers also provide support with household tasks?
    Yes, in addition to personal care, they also provide assistance with daily household tasks for the client.
  • How is continuity of care guaranteed in the event of illness or vacation of the care provider?
    By deploying a replacement care provider to ensure continuity of care.

Please contact our team for further assistance.

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