Depending on which state you live in, a home care employee may or may not be required to be bonded and insured. For this reason, it’s important that before you hire the services of a home care provider, you investigate thoroughly.
Getting the services of an insured and bonded home care employee brings a certain amount of peace of mind. Although it does not guarantee completely satisfactory service, it does put into place certain safeguards that guarantee your rights to legal recourse.
find out if a home care employee is insured and bonded, you may contact the home health care provider directly to inquire, or you may reach out to your state licensure board.
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