The services that we provide to all of our clients.


Personal Care

With Competent Home Health Care personal care, a Certified Nurse Assistant or Home Health Aide comes to the home to provide hands-on assistance with activities of daily living, including the following:

  • Dressing and Grooming
    • Bathing: Baths, Showers, Bed Baths
    • Rest Room Assistance
    • Transition from Bed to Chair
    • Nail Care
    • Walking, Exercise Assistance
    • Taking Vital Signs (CNA's)
    • Medication Reminders
    • Transport to Doctor's Appointments
    • Shopping
    • Light Housekeeping
    • Meal Preparation

  • Competent Home Health Care caregivers are rigorously trained to provide this care with a professional, cheerful spirit, preserving the client's safety, hygiene, and dignity.

    Homemaker /Companion

    Homemaker/Companion service is for clients that do not need hands-on assistance, but would like some friendly company or need some help with routine chores that have become more challenging.

    Services can include any or all of the following:

  • Light Housekeeping
    • Meal Planning, Preparation, and Cooking
    • Medication Reminders
    • Local Transport for Doctor's Appointments or Shopping
    • Writing Letters
    • Playing Games
    • Accompanied Walks

  • If your loved ones’ health or comfort is at risk due to the frailty of age or illness, visits from a Competent Home Health Care caregiver can make all the difference in the world. Of course we help with all the above tasks. But most of all, Competent Home Health Care caregivers bring a ray of sunshine into our clients' day, and a great deal of comfort to the client's family, knowing all is well. Competent Home Health Care can send a companion to the home daily, several times a week, or as often as needed.

    Transport

    Getting around town to doctors’ appointments can be difficult. A cabdriver won’t give you the assistance you need, or stay with you during the appointment. Competent Home Health Care will. Our caregivers will pick you up early, transport you safely to the doctor, help you from the car and into the office, and stay by your side during your appointment. A visit to the doctor can be carefree, if a Competent Home Health Care caregiver is with you.

    Need to get to the mall to pick up a gift? Do some grocery shopping, or get to your hair salon? Let Competent Home Health Care get you there according to your schedule. Our caregivers’ all have good driving records and current automobile insurance. They can drive you in your car, or theirs. Travel in comfort, and don’t let age slow down your lifestyle!

    Travel Assist

    With Travel Assist, take that trip with confidence! Love to travel, but don't feel confident enough to move about like you used to? Call Competent Home Health Care. Our energetic caregivers can help pack, accompany you in your car or by plane, handle luggage, hotel check-in, and more. The Competent Home Health Care caregiver takes care of all the chores involved in travel so you can relax and enjoy. Need something from the pharmacy? A last minute souvenir for the grandkids? Or just a friendly arm to hold for a sunset stroll? We're there with you, making your travels as carefree as they ever were.

    Don't let age or disability keep you from getting around. With Competent Home Health Care, travel to your heart's content, and leave your worries behind.

    Nurse Staffing

    Is a professional medical service company that aims in providing excellent and compassionate skilled and non-skilled staff to any medical facilities such as nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living facilities, homes and other health care facilities.

    COMPETENT professional personnel, are experienced in:

  • Acute Care Facilities
    • Geriatrics Care
    • Hospice Care
    • Home Care
    • Independent Living
    • Assisted Living
    • Nursing Homes
    • Hospital

  • All members of our staff are screened prior to placements. References and credentials are checked and a proficiency test is administered before hiring. Skills check and in-service training are done monthly.

    All members of our staff are licensed and certified by the state. COMPETENT NURSE STAFFING provides the best quality care each patients deserves.

    Competitive Rates and our quotes are all negotiable.
    Meets all Illinois Department of Labor, Nurse Agency rules and regulations.

    Competent Home Health Care Professionals

    Our Home Health care Agency implements programs and services to provide comprehensive quality home health care in the patient/client’s home. We address the patient/client’s unique psychological, safety, self-esteem, and self-actualization needs in a client’s plan of home health care. The Agency serves as a resource for the client, the client’s family and the community. We provide health care education for the client, the client’s family, and the client’s community.

    This Agency is dedicated to rehabilitation aged and maximize their contributions and fulfill their goals as a family member and member of society with a minimum of conflict. In accomplishing this end, it is felt that the self-respect of the individual can and will be enhanced.


    Skilled Nursing

  • Physical Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Speech and Language Pathology
    • Medical Social Work Services
    • Wound Care
    • Diabetic Care
    • Home Health Aides
  • Hospital Accompaniment

    A stay in the hospital is always tough--but even tougher if your loved ones are far away. Don't worry--call Competent Home Health Care. Our caregiver can come to the home, help pack your clothes and belongings and close down the house. Then, she'll provide or arrange transport, help you check in to the hospital and carry in your luggage.

    Once you are settled in, your personal caregiver can stay by your side as much as you need--even 24 hours a day (hospital regulations permitting). The caregiver and Competent Home Health Care staff can also help keep the family informed on the patient's progress as frequently as desired. Imagine the comfort that can provide when family or friends can't always be there.

    When your stay is complete, the caregiver will pack your belongings, assist with discharge, arrange or provide transport home and help you get settled. Competent Home Health Care can then keep a caregiver in the home as long as you need, allowing you to recover at your pace, with total serenity.

    Don't face a hospital stay with fear or anxiety--call Competent Home Health Care. At home or in the hospital, the best in care, hands down.