Develop a Plan
you have assessed and analyzed your caregiving situation, the next step is to
develop A Plan of Action. The first thing one should do in developing
a plan of action is to get organized. You can start getting organized by
pondering on some of the following:
the proper paperwork in place to make health care and/or financial
decisions on behalf of your loved one.
sure that you have your loved ones SS#, Bank Account #'s, Insurance
papers and where other pertinent documents are located. Great stress reliever if you do and a
possible meltdown if you don't.
who will be involved in caring for your loved ones care. List family members, case/care
managers, doctors, therapists, neighbors etc. and phone numbers.
download the RightConversationssm Information Journal to
assist you with gathering pertinent information in the preparation of care
your loved one.
Once you have documented your plan and have the
appropriate contact information it is pertinent to begin reviewing by
reviewing it, then implement your plan!
Let's move on to
: Implement Your