Family Caregivers

Caregivers continue to be the unsung heroes of our health-care system. Amature caregiver is an essential part of many patients’ journeys, complementing the work of health-care professionals and providing countless hours of dedicated service to their family, friends and neighbours.

There are many issues and barriers the amateur caregiver faces and LifeCare Portal has figured out how to empower and support them. We help them coordinate care among, family, friends, neighbours and professionals. Appointments, tasks, reminders, family decision board, and document management everything the caregivers need to distribute their workload, provide peace of mind and reduce stress for everyone while improving communication.

There are more than eight-million Canadians and sixty-five-million Americans providing care to a family member or friend with a long-term health condition, disability or ageing needs. Sixty percent are also juggling the demands of paid work and their own family. They are sandwiched between both and suffer from stress-related ailments.

LifeCare Portal is here to help reduce that burden of stress.

Caregiver Tip 1

Be prepared: Gather information from the health-care team or from caregiver groups on caring for your loved ones. Document your loved ones personal, medical and care information in LifeCare Portal.

Caregiver Tip 3

Set aside time for other loved ones and friends. Use LifeCare Portal to help make sure you communicate the needs of the patient loved one. This will give you the caregiver more me time and the break you need.

Caregiver Tip 5

Use Lifecare Portal to create a caregivers group or reach out to public support groups. You may find it helpful to talk with other families, Some may be able to help you in your family circle.

Caregiver Tip 2

Manage your time and your tasks, and delegate responsibilities. LifeCare Portal helps break big problems or tasks into smaller ones, then distribute the load the load among the members in the circles of care you created in the app.

Caregiver Tip 4

Take a break and pamper yourself: go for a walk, have a massage, see a movie, take a hot bath, or visit a friend – whatever you enjoy doing and find relaxing. If you are worried about leaving your loved one alone, use Lifecare Portal help schedule others on trusted care tea, to come by while you are away. Use the app find who is near feature to see your closest circle member.

What is LifeCare Portal

Helping Caregivers help loved one’s age in place LifeCare online portal and mobile app for helping manage the long-term care of family members. Providing patient document management, planning, and scheduling of resources, reduce caregiver stress, provide visibility and accountability with the circles of care.

The average caregiver in the U.S. and Canada is a middle-aged woman who, in addition to her demanding job, spends 20 hours a week providing unpaid care for her elderly mother. 65+ million North Americans are caregivers for loved ones, and though they are unpaid, the economic value of their care is about $500 billion per year. 60% are also juggling the demands of paid work and their own family. They are sandwiched between both and suffer from stress-related ailments.

LifeCare Portal was built to more transparently and proactively distribute the role of caregiving to a wider village – a team of loved ones who all have a shared connection with a loved one and all have share-in interest in his or her wellbeing as they age at home. Family and friends manage the long-term care and day-to-day responsibilities of loved ones in a central, secure and HIPAA-compliant platform that extends, assigns and delegates tasks, services, and need to know the medical information to caregivers.

LifeCare Portal uses appointments, tasks, reminders, family decision board, and document management everything the caregivers need to distribute their workload, provide peace of mind and reduce stress for everyone while improving communication.

The product contains several sections and user types for the management of the patient. As well as tools and tips for the onboarding of information about the patient and to get the participation of other person support, such as family members, friends, professional caregivers, doctors and other professionals.

The key goals of the solution are to improve communication and accountability of those involved in the care of the patient. Provide a central easy to access repository of data about the patient. Tools to help family/professionals/caregivers cope with critical or long-term care issues.

HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, sets the standard for protecting sensitive patient data. Any company that deals with protected health information (PHI) must ensure that all the required physical, network, and process security measures are in place and followed.