What is Caregiver?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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See also: Nurse

A paid worker may be referred to as a "caregiver", "care worker", "professional caregiver", "personal assistant", "healthcare assistant (HCA)" or "care assistant".

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 2 0
Motor skills decreased bilaterally 2 3
Increase effect of another treatment 1 0
Mobility decreased 1 0
Support activities of daily living (ADL) 1 3

  • 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 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Caregiver

Side effect Patients
Stress 1

Duration

Currently using Caregiver

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 3
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Caregiver.