At Brighter Paths, all nursing services are only provided by a licensed Registered Professional Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse in accordance with applicable professional licensing statutes and associated rules ofGeorgia. Nursing services include: regularly assessing the nursing needs of clients; participating in the establishment and implementation of the client’s service plan; provide nursing services as needed and in accordance with the client’s service plan; and reporting problems and progress of client to supervisory personnel and/or the client’s personal physician. Common nursing services include, but are not limited to, administration of medication, wound care, ventilator care, deep suctioning of tracheotomy and g-tube care of new g-tube sites.
Personal Care Services
Brighter Paths. offers personal care services such as assistance with bathing, toileting, grooming, shaving, dental care, dressing, and eating; and may include but are not limited to proper nutrition, home management, housekeeping tasks, ambulation and transfer, and medically related activities, including the taking of vital signs only in conjunction with the above tasks.
Companion/Sitter services offered by Brighter Paths include the following: transport and escort services; meal preparation and serving; socializing with the client; and household tasks essential to cleanliness and safety. Our Direct Care professionals also provide “hands on” services such as bathing, grooming, and assistance with ambulation and transfer.