Alternate Staff | About Us
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Alternate Staffing is a licensed and Joint Commission accredited homecare agency providing care in the boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and the Bronx.

Our staff includes highly trained, compassionate and carefully selected:

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Registered Nurses

Our nurses are specifically trained to understand the physical and social needs of the elderly population. Our highly competent nurses will develop an individualized care plan in collaboration with you, your family and your doctor to ensure you receive the care that will meet your needs. RN’s will also make recommendation to ensure patient safety environment.

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Home Health Aides

Our HHA’s are certified and registered by NYS DOH Homecare registry. HHA’s follow the plan of care prepared by the nurse to assist client with Activities of Daily Living (ADL) which include but not limited to: bathing, dressing, grooming, meal preparation, shopping, light housekeeping, laundry, assist client with walking, accompany patient to medical appointments and monitor patient safety. Their goal is to provide care with dignity and respect and client should be able to maintain as normal a lifestyle as possible in the convenience of their own home.

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Personal Care Aides

Our PCA’s are certified and registered by NYS DOH Homecare registry. PCA’s follow the plan of care prepared by the nurse to assist client with Activities of Daily Living (ADL) which include but not limited to: bathing, dressing, grooming, meal preparation, shopping, light housekeeping, laundry, assist client with walking, accompany patient to medical appointments and monitor patient safety. Their goal is to provide care with dignity and respect and client should be able to maintain as normal a lifestyle as possible in the convenience of their own home.

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Physical Therapists

Physical therapists help people with physical injuries or illnesses to regain range of movement and control their pain.

Supervision

Our caregivers all go through a process of a criminal background check at time of hire and are continuously monitored for quality performance. Our aides work under the nurse’s supervision.

Additionally, we have a telephonic attendance system used by our aides ensuring that they abide to their scheduled visit. This system is persistently tracked for punctuality and reliability.

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Cultural differences

Our staff is well versed with cultural differences to accommodate each client’s request. We make a special effort for a successful placement by matching the caregiver’s skill level and cultural difference to meet the specific needs of each client.

We are a multilingual agency specializing in English, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Albanian and Creole speaking aides, which helps bridge the cultural and language differences.

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Education

Our staff receives continuous education through our ongoing in-service training that presents the fundamentals of homecare and latest information on home safety.

Our aides are also trained to encourage clients to remain in compliance with all medical appointments, medication, diet, nutrition and safety precautions. As part of the aide’s responsibility to report any changes in client’s physical, social, behavioral, emotional, environmental condition. They are also taught to recognize any abuse/neglect and report to agency immediately. This process ensures a good outcome on the services we provide.

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Our Mission


Our mission is to provide the highest quality of care and service to our clients. Our goal is to make every client feel as if he or she is our only client.

At Alternate Staffing, care is a passion we strive for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We would love to hear from you. Call us today at 718-972-2500.



Financial options

Homecare services can be covered by:


medicare
Medicare
medicaid
Medicaid
insurance
Private Long Term Insurance
private_pay
Private Pay
nofault
No-Fault
workers_compensation
Workers Compensation

We also provide assistance with the complex process of enrolling in Medicaid.

Please reach out to us today and our knowledgeable staff will guide you in every step of the way. Call us today at 718-972-2500.

Trust us. We Care.