We are driven by our mantra “You Deserve Great Care©.”
Our clients have made great contributions to their families and society throughout their lives, and they deserve the best. Our goal is to provide a great care experience that enables our clients to remain in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes without sacrificing their independence or dignity. They deserve no less!
Why I Started A Better Living Home Care Agency
The health care system has pushed many more responsibilities onto patients, calling it “patient directed care”, that most have difficulty managing. It wasn’t long too long ago that if you were going to the hospital you would be admitted, prepped for your procedure or treatment, recover, then go home. Those days are gone forever.
Now, you have to prepare for your admission on your own at home. The procedure or treatment is administered and the facility discharges you as fast as they can. There is very little recovery done in facilities. You have to preside over your own recovery in your own home. Many patients are discharged who are unable to cope with their self-care responsibilities. Having worked as a hospital administrator, physician practice manager, and a large home care enterprise I have a unique knowledge of the health care “system” and help our clients navigate through the many challenges they face so they may recover and live safely at home.
A Better Living Home Care Agency opened its first office in Sacramento, CA to serve the four counties of Greater Sacramento in December of 2000, and was welcomed as a breath of fresh air by the eldercare community. Our personal and professional understanding of client and family needs, combined with our client-centered approach to in home care was unique and refreshing. In August, 2001 a second office in Concord, CA was opened in response to the needs of the eldercare community of the East San Francisco Bay Ar