L & M FAMILY CAREGIVERS DIFFERENT
FROM OTHER AGENCIES
THE STAFF WE HIRE
Each potential employee has to undergo a thorough screening prior to being
offered a position with L& M Family Caregivers. Our screening
process starts from the first conversation we have with the potential
employee. Our interview process, behavioral and values testing
evaluates the applicant for honesty, compassion, work ethic and compatibility
to name just a few. L& M Family Caregivers has Ideal
Standards for the employees we hire.
applicant must successfully pass, a Vermont Department of Law Enforcement Background
Screening; a Federal Background Screening, work history is evaluated then
verified and drug testing performed. We feel very comfortable and confident
that you will be as equally impressed with our employees. We’re so sure,
we guarantee it!!
HOW WE PROTECT YOU
- Each of our employees
is covered with Worker's Compensation Insurance, so there is no
liability for you or your family if an employee should be injured while
in your home or providing services to you.
- Each employee is
bonded for $25,000.00.
- L& M Family
Caregivers pays all employer related taxes for each of our staff.
There is no client responsibility for any of these fees. Each
employee receives a W2 at the end of each calendar year.
- Un-Owned Auto
Insurance is also included free of charge by L& M Family Caregivers
(In the event of an accident this coverage would be additional coverage
above and beyond the employee's automobile insurance.)
- L& M Family
Caregivers carries General and Professional Liability Insurance in the
amounts of $1,000,000 / $3,000,000.
SUPERVISION OF STAFF AND PROGRESS REPORTING
Employees are supervised by an L and M
Family Caregiver with over 15 years of in home care and service.
Visits to the client’s home are made by our L and M Family Caregivers Supervisor, who will evaluate the
employee’s performance and will perform an assessment of the client.
The plan of care can be adjusted at this time if necessary. Client
progress reports are produced monthly by L& M Family Caregivers and are
sent to family members/guardians/POA’s or as
directed by the client.
COST OF SERVICES
L& M Family Caregivers
recently completed a survey of local Home Care Agency fees. When
comparing service rates, we found that we are competitive with other agencies
in the area. However, the survey also revealed that we pay our patient care
staff extremely well. We acknowledge that our employees are the heart of our
business and we hire and retain only the best!