What is the price difference in having Home Care/Private Duty verses Assisted Living?valorbound
What is the price difference in having home care/private duty versus assisted-living?
Within Volusia County home care prices range from $13.95 an hour to $25 an hour depending upon whether a companion (hands off care) or CNA (A certified caregiver who performs tasks requiring personal contact such as bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting,) is needed. There are many healthcare choices with in Volusia County. County Health Care Guide
Assisted living costs within Volusia County range from $2300 a month to $7000 a month, depending upon location and services required.
Each circumstance is different, but if your loved one should require over 40 hours a week of home care, it may be more cost-effective to seek out assisted-living.