Family care conferences aim to facilitate and have all-around communication between family members as well as the healthcare team. A family care conference can be hard to set up due to it involving multiple people from different backgrounds. However, family care conferences are important and are a great way to discuss matters pertaining to the caretaking of a loved one.
There are different scenarios as to when a family care conference may be called upon, such as but not liming to:
- An unexpected change
- Complex issues
- The start of a long-term stay
About Our Family Care Conferences
We communicate closely with the family members of residents here to ensure they stay updated on the latest happenings as well as how their loved one is doing within our community. When there is a need for a family care conference, we will also do our best to set up a meeting time that best suits your needs and availability.
During family care conferences, we seek to clearly outline a care plan so that that family members are clear about what their loved ones will be going through. In addition, it is a great time for family members to voice whatever questions or concerns they might have and can give their inputs as feedback. Our team of patient healthcare professionals will be more than willing to work closely with you to ensure that your loved one gets the care they need.
Benefits of Having Family Care Conferences in Your Retirement Community
Certainly, after a long period of stay, there will be conditions that are not the same as when a resident starts staying in a senior living community, such as health conditions as well as financial conditions. As such, family care conferences will be able to help address such changes to ensure that your loved one continues to enjoy living comfortably despite whatever change there might be.
When Should You Consider Moving into a Retirement Community?
If you find that your loved one is starting to have difficulty in doing certain tasks by themselves and that there are durations where they are left by themselves at home, then it might be time to start considering a move into a senior living community.
At senior living communities, 24/7 medical care is available to ensure timely response to any medical emergencies that might arise. In addition, services like gourmet dining are available so that residents that are unable to cook safely by themselves will still have access to delicious and nutritious meals.
Why Choose Discovery Village At Dominion’s Retirement Community?
At Discovery Village At Dominion, we not only have top-of-the-line amenities for residents to enjoy, but we also have multiple top-notch services available to facilitate a life full of convenience for all of our residents. Rest assured that your loved one will be in safe hands here at Discovery Village At Dominion.