TOP QUESTIONS TO ASK WHEN HIRING A CAREGIVER
  1. Do I need a nurse or a caregiver? What is the difference?
  2. Where do I find a caregiver?
  3. What personality is right for me?
  4. Do I have to sign a contract or make payments up-front?
  5. Is the caregiver licensed insured and bonded? Do they cover workers’ compensation?
  6. Is the caregiver trained to assist me?
  7. Is the caregiver employed or independent contractor?
  8. Does the caregiver have a criminal record? Good driving record?
  9. Who will supervise the caregiver’s work?
  10. What if the caregiver doesn’t show up and report to work?
  11. What if the caregiver falls in my home? What are the costs?
  12. What are the costs and why do they differ?