Posted on: January 11, 2019
There are many questions that are important to ask when choosing a Care Advocate. But if this is the first time you are seeking one out, where do you begin? Here are the top 7 questions to ask a Care Advocate agency.
How long has the care advocate agency been in business?
Are they an established business or are they relatively new?
Does the agency have long-term, satisfied clients?
What is the average length of service? What are some of the reasons clients are satisfied?
What is the agencies coverage area?
Does your loved one live within the coverage area of the agency?
What kinds of services can be provided?
Is the agency able to provide the services that you are in need of?
Is there a fee for an initial assessment?
Does the agency charge a fee for a Care Advocate completing an initial assessment for the client?
Are Care Advocates available after normal business hours?
Will a Care Advocate be available to take phone calls/answer questions or assist in emergency situations after normal business hours? Is there an additional charge?