Preferred Care at Home of Central Coastal San Diego
Our Home Care Services
Companion care is available from 1 hour to 24 hours. It’s an excellent choice for seniors who live alone or don’t have a lot of family and friends nearby. It also works well for short-term respite care.
Smooth-Transition Care, an affordable, evidence-based service, combines four key components to prevent readmission in elderly people.
As advocates for quality dementia care, Preferred Care at Home has cared for hundreds of clients with dementia across the nation.
Our caregivers are specially trained in end-of-life care. Depending on your needs, they may, for example, prepare easy-to-eat foods, read to you, and watch for discomfort and summon health-care providers if needed.
About Preferred Care at Home
of Central Coastal San Diego
Personal Approach to Senior Home Care
Preferred Care at Home Central Coastal San Diego offers a variety of senior care services to the senior population and their loved ones in San Diego. Toni Yuskis Petruzzo, the owner and administrator, has an intimate history with home care, as she was a family caregiver for her mother who had Alzheimer’s. She was also a caregiver and conservator to her aunt who suffered from Parkinsonism, dementia and schizophrenia.
It is because of this history that she understands how difficult it is at times to stop the stress, frustration, anger, guilt, and fatigue from bleeding into the other important roles and personal relationships like wife and mother. She also understands that shouldering all the senior care responsibilities without any help may not be feasible or healthy in the long run.
Moreover, she knows what skills and training her caregivers should have in order to provide the most compassionate and competent senior home care. Every one of the caregivers is properly qualified and experienced, be they CNA’s, HHA’s, or LVN’s, many being student nurses from the local colleges in San Diego. Every caregiver that is placed in a senior’s home is certified in CPR and First Aid. They have undergone a medical exam and completed a TB test. In addition, caregivers must complete an extensive 7-step screening process and background check before they become a part of the Preferred Care at Home family of senior care providers in San Diego.
Toni personally keeps in contact with the family members on bi-weekly visits to the individuals receiving senior home care services. She personally keeps the family members informed on everything from weight change and dietary suggestions to personality changes and care plan updates. This service is especially impactful to family members who live out of the area.
Preferred Care at Home of Central Coastal San Diego provides a wide range of senior home care services such as companion care, personal care, meal preparation, dressing and hygiene assistance, medication reminders, light housekeeping, laundry, Alzheimer care, post surgical care, continence care, transition from hospital to home care, respite care and more.
Call us if you live in Encinitas, Coronado, San Diego, Del Cerro, Mission Bay, La Jolla, Point Loma, Bay Park, Ocean Beach, Mission Beach, Midway, Mission Bay, Pacific Beach, Old Town, Moreno, Loma Portal, University City, and Sorrento Valley. (619) 212-7950
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22 Ways to Pay for Home CareOne of the most affordable senior care options is in-home care.
You don’t have to be alone. Preferred Care at Home will help you become the son, daughter, or spouse again instead of being an overwhelmed caregiver. We are here to care for those you care about.
-Toni Petruzzo Owner, Preferred Care at Home of Central Coastal San Diego
Senior Home Care Testimonials
I can't thank you and your staff enough for the wonderful care you gave my grandfather in the last year of his life. It was such a comfort to know that he had such loving people around him.
- Julie C.
Thank you for all your help during my wife's most difficult time. I could not have made it through without your help
- Nathan L.
We truly have peace of mind because we know that she's in good hands. Their follow-up is unheard of in this business
- Lisa Myers
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