A service that arranges for a person, trained in basic or advanced foot care, to care for the feet of an individual who is unable to do so himself/herself. Service may include trimming toenails, monitoring the condition of feet, bathing and massaging feet. May include the service of a chiropodist or podiatrist. Fees may apply.
Individuals with dementia and caregivers.
$50.00 for private in home visit $28.00 for care at clinic.
A footcare certified nurse will do an initial assessment to determine the needs of the client. Assessment includes feet general health, presence of significant structural deviations, condition of skin and nails, circulation, presence of corns, calluses, warts, ulcers, and infection. Interventions to skin, nail, callus care, corn management. Arrangements can be made to provide a foot care clinic in your apartment/seniors residence.