THE SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE | FRIDAY APRIL 22,2011 A Better Solution In Home Care, Inc. celebrates 10 years of helping seniors
A Better Solution In Home Care, Inc. celebrates10 years of helping seniors A Better Solution In Home Care, Inc. is celebrating over 10 years in San Diego County, providing hourly and live-in care for seniors when they need support to remain independent. In celebration of this noteworthy milestone, A Better Solution In Home Care, Inc. is offering $50 off your first week of service, as well as discounted 12-hour rates.Additionally, they have recently partnered with AlertSan Diego to provide Med-Alerts to their clients.“We are proud to be one of the innovators of ‘supervisedhome care,’ where the client’s services are monitored by field and office staff at no extra charge,” explained Lia Smith-Pratt,CEO of A Better Solution In Home Care, Inc., who began her career 25 years ago as a caregiver working in skilled facilities and home care agencies in San Diego caring for seniors.After working for several agencies, she realized that the competitive nature of the market had made it more difficult for seniors to find a suitable caregiver. In 2001, she opened A Better Solution, Inc., providing agencies with carefully chosen and screened caregivers to help them provide a better quality of service. In 2004, A BetterSolution, Inc. began serving its own clients with the same standards and efficiency that they had provided to other agencies.From housekeeping to companions to skilled personal attendants, A Better Solution InHome Care Inc. offers responsible, reliable care. “There is no need too small for our staff and we are on call to you 24 hours a day,7 days a week, working to fill your needs,” says their website.They offer different levels of care and pricing strategies for short- and long-term goals. Each case is assessed individually, so it’s best to call for information and price quotes.“At a time where home care companies are a dime a dozen,and elder abuse is on the rise, A Better Solution is a CertifiedEmployer by the American Board of Home Care, as well as aCAHSAH Certified Agency, which means that our agency has met the highest standards for quality of service, and clients can be guaranteed that a caregiver from A Better Solution has been not only trained and knowledgeable, but has been criminally cleared and physiologically tested for in-home care,” she said.“We have been known for our economical rates, and our ability to provide care within 2 hours of the first request, and have one of the largest skilled staff (over 200 caregivers) inSan Diego County,” said Smith-Pratt, who also serves as theChair of the San Diego-Imperial County Region of our Home CareCouncil and on the CAHSAH Private Duty Committee.“We value our community and represent our sin everyone very aspect business,” she added.To learn more about A Better Solution In Home Care, Inc., call (619) 585-9011, or visit www.absihc.com, which offers clients comments, tips for selecting home care and more.