What is Personal Home Care Aide?

Category: Others

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Personal and home care aides provides assistance for activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing and may include keeping house (making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes) and preparing meals.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Multiple sclerosis 2 1
Weakness in legs 2 1
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 0
Ankylosing spondylitis 1 0
Cognitive impairment 1 1
Drop attacks 1 2

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
7

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Personal Home Care Aide

Side effect Patients
Excessive daytime sleepiness (somnolence) 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Personal Home Care Aide

Dosage Patients
2 hr weekly 1
2 hr m,w,f 1

Why patients stopped taking Personal Home Care Aide

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Change in health plan coverage 1
Other 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped using Personal Home Care Aide

Duration

Currently using Personal Home Care Aide

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 3
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped using Personal Home Care Aide

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 3
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Personal Home Care Aide.