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Home Care Services for Seniors in Elgin, TX and Surrounding Areas

Compassionate Home Care Wherever You Call Home

Lutra Home Care brings compassionate and exceptional home care services for seniors in Elgin, TX and surrounding areas. We have experience in navigating the often complex nature of the personal and medical needs of an elderly loved one. We will work with you to develop an individualized plan to meet those needs, whether they be long or short-term needs. You can rest easy knowing that we deliver outstanding care with the utmost respect and empathy. The safety and wellbeing of the people you love are in the capable hands of Lutra Home Care.

Our team of professional caregivers and nurses are on-call, around the clock, to provide exceptional in-home care services. Our family portal allows you to access you monitor your loved one’s schedule and communicate with the Lutra Home Care team, whether you live near or far.

Companion Care

Completing everyday tasks can be difficult to complete as people age. We promote independence and only step in to help with daily tasks when they are needed. Our goal is to assist your loved one in aging in place as long as they desire to do so.

Our Lutra caregivers have a passion for helping and a talent for providing care with empathy and compassion. For example, they can help your loved one with these activities (among many):

  • Connecting with family and friends through email and social media
  • Letter writing and mailing
  • Their favorite hobbies
  • Healthy exercise (both home programs from therapist and informal activities, such as walking or swimming)
  • Brain games, such as crosswords, word finds, etc.
  • Running errands and providing transportation to and from their medical appointments and social events.
  • Cooking meals
  • Light housekeeping

Our caregivers build a connection with their clients and learn their interests and preferences. This builds a wonderful partnership, allowing us to support your loved one physically, mentally, and emotionally.

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Personal Care

Each client is at a different point of needing assistance with personal hygiene. Our personal care services emphasize dignity, privacy, and respect as we assist them with their hygiene, ambulation, and safety.

Our caregivers are trained to handle these everyday tasks:

  • Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Grooming
  • Feeding
  • Toileting
  • Incontinence care
  • Transfer equipment (hoyer or sit-to-stand)
  • Ambulation aids (walker, cane, wheelchair)

We understand the challenges of personal care at different functional levels, and will cater to these needs with respect, empathy, and compassion.

Nursing

Lutra Home Care also provides professional nursing services for your loved one’s medical needs, as directed by a physician, such as:

  • Managing medications (refills and medication reminders)
  • General monitoring of health status
  • Wound care
  • Management of indwelling catheters (Foley, suprapubic)
  • Changing PICC line dressings
  • Administer and maintain feeding tubes (g-tube, NG tube, peg tube)
  • Preparing and administering intravenous drug therapy
  • End of life care in partnership with hospice services

Our nursing centers around compassion. We are able to deliver this with exemplary service and professional skills.

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Case Management Services

When something changes with your loved one’s health, there are many moving pieces to manage. Our team can coordinate care during transitions such as hospital discharge planning.

Monthly Medication Management

A nurse will make weekly visits to fill medi-planner, manage refills, and coordinate between physicians regarding changes. As loved ones need change, alternative medication delivery systems can be assessed, such as automatic dispensers.

Compassionate Home Care Services for Seniors in Elgin

We accept private pay, long-term care insurance, and Veterans aide and attendance benefits though a contract with Veterans Home Care. We are not in network with any private insurance companies, but can provide services if your insurance company will enter into an out of network agreement.

What People Say

Testimonials

“Traci Boyle RN and LuAnn James RN are the kindest folks. Our caregiver John is the BEST with my family. If you are in need of a home health agency, look no further!!”

Elizabeth Whitehead

★★★★★

“When you need care for someone you love very much, it can make you feel incredibly helpless. It’s such a huge responsibility, such an important decision. You want excellent care for for that special person who has always given you their all. When you choose [LHC], you’ve chosen excellent care from people who will treat your loved ones as if they were their own. When you choose [LHC], you’ve chosen honest, loving, hard-working, dependable, caring people. You will have chosen the best there is. I know this because our family chose them. And, we would choose them again and again.”

Debbie Sandifer

★★★★★

“I am a caregiver. We have a great, wonderful team. If anyone you know or love is looking for home health care give Traci Boyle a call. We are here to help!”

Christina Seggern

★★★★★

“Great people! Loving, caring, understanding. And professional. The Best!”

Lisa Borders Ott

★★★★★

“An aging parent is something nobody looks forward to having to manage. Believe me when I tell you, stop calling other agencies, you’ve found the best home care service possible right here in Elgin. I’ve never worked with a more compassionate, caring and approachable group of women. Their empathy for my mom and willingness to help anywhere they could was impressive. We’ve had to move my mom back to Mass because of the COVID-19 scare, and I am struggling to find a viable service that will just answer their phone! [They have] set the bar very high!”

Erik Cetaruk

★★★★★

“I can’t tell you how strongly I feel about recommending this company. They have been truly amazing and their entire staff really and truly cares about the people they take care of.”

Mike Caputo

★★★★★
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Lutra Home Care can make sure your loved ones receive the physical, mental, and emotional support that they need.
Together, we will create an individualized care plan to ensure they receive the highest quality of care.
Let us know how we can help your family.

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