Personal Care and Hygiene
When a person becomes ill or elderly, their requirement for hygiene increases. However, their ability to maintain and execute proper hygiene may decrease or cease. At Mercie Home Care, we have the opportunity to establish great hygiene care, which provides our client with cleanliness, comfort and dignity. Proper hygiene prevents infections, bedsores, and gives our clients psychosocial comfort.
Typical hygiene needs include the following:
- Hand washing, Denture, mouth and oral care
- Care of the eyes, ears and nose
- Perineal care
- Different types of bath care, nail and foot care
- Hair care, Massage, Grooming, Skin relief
A great way to end morning or evening care is with a massage to stimulate and relax muscles and soreness. It is a great way to provide physical and psychological comfort and relaxation, as well as stimulating circulation to promote activity. That’s why you need Mercie Home Care!