Personal Care

About Companion Care

Mercy Health Services provides a coordinated system of comprehensive services in a home environment to promote, maintain, and/or restore health, and minimize the effects of illness and disability.

MHS offers but is not limited to the following services:

• Companionship
• Assistance with a safe bathing environment
• Assistance with dressing and clothing suggestions
• Shopping
• Escorting to appointments and social events*
• Assistance with pet care
• Stand-by assistance with walking and transfers*
• Helping start the day and end the day (getting out of and into bed, dressing)
• Reminder services (medications, dates, routines, etc.)
• Preparing meals and feeding
• Performing light housekeeping
• Errands (prescription pick-up, dry cleaning, etc.)
• Organizing and reading mail
• Grocery shopping
• Entertaining (games, crafts, reading, etc.)
• Home safety evaluation

* Although Companions cannot make full patient transfers, Mercy Healthcare Services does employ licensed caregivers who can. Contact  MHS office today for more information.