The challenges of caring for a Developmentally Disabled family member can be met with the help of Competent Home Health Nursing’s skilled home health Registered Nurses who have the experience, expertise, and training to work with a variety of Developmental Disorders. For family members caring for a Developmentally Disabled loved one, it could be difficult, without the right training, to meet their special needs. With the support of Competent Home Health Nursing’s in-home Registered Nurses, family members can focus on what is most important for their loved one, giving them the love and affection that they need rather than being stressed about the medical aspects of caring for them. Having a skilled in-home nurse from Competent Home Health Nursing to help with a Developmentally Disabled loved one can also allow family members to continue to work, study, and engage in other activities of daily living with the reassurance that their loved one is being well cared for.

Developmental Disabilities include Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Asperger’s and Autism, intellectual disability, and many others. Competent Home Health Nursing’s certified in-home nursing services offer a variety of professional services that contribute to the overall care and wellbeing of the patient. The nurses from Competent Home Health Nursing also work with the family members to educate and train them on how to best look after their loved one. Nurses can educate family members on the specific Developmental Disorder that their loved one lives with so that with better information, they can make better decisions and understand their loved one better.

The in-home nurses from Competent Home Health Nursing are compassionate, patient, caring, and warm. Their care plans are specifically tailored to coordinate with physician’s and family’s plans while keeping in mind the personal needs and requirements of the patient. Competent Home Health Nursing goes beyond assisting their Developmentally Disabled patients with their every day activities, they also provide companionship to the patients, help them feel better about themselves and encourage and train them to become more independent. They provide moral support and strength to the family members of the patients, helping them to overcome the challenges posed by Developmental Disabilities and better care for their loved ones and themselves.