Check It Out: The Caregiver’s Toolbox

Posted by Reeve Staff in Daily Dose on July 03, 2017 # Caregiving

New in the PRC Library…

The Caregiver’s Toolbox: Checklists, Forms, Resources, Mobile Apps, and Straight Talk to Help You Provide Compassionate Care. By Carolyn P. Hartley and Peter Wong. New York: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2015.

This helpful book contains topics such as organizing patient and family records, building a technology plan, healthy living tools and apps, how technology can support caregivers at home, managing medical bills, know the laws that support you as a caregiver, legal and ethical planning, creating a communications plan, risk management and documentation, knowing when to call for help, and dealing with death.

A copy of this book can be checked out from the Paralysis Resource Center’s library.

Please see the online catalog and borrowing instructions.

This project was supported, in part, by grant number 90PRRC0002, from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.