BG Healthcare Services is a diversified healthcare services company that has been providing quality home care, private duty and personal care throughout the DC metro area. Our expert, caring team includes registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, home health aides, homemakers, and companions.
Our professionals provide the highest quality health care services available because we take the extra steps to ensure clinical excellence and safety, coupled with stringent hiring standards, ongoing supervision, 24-hour clinical support, and comprehensive training and education.
We thoroughly verify credentials, references, and experience, and we perform background checks on all applicants. In addition to in-depth interviews and written and hands-on skills examination, we also evaluate their compassion, overall excellence and reliability.
All caregivers are supervised by a registered nurse who makes regular home visits to ensure the health and safety of our clients. Caregivers are also required to demonstrate their competency annually, with hands-on skills assessments and performance evaluations.
Providing 24-hour access to clinical support is part of our commitment to clinical excellence and the safety of our clients and care teams. Each of BG Healthcare’s caregiver in the field is supported by a director of clinical services in the office that provides the latest clinical information, care quality reviews, mentoring and, best practices.
We continuously improve our work through evaluation, education, and training. Our programs include preceptor mentoring, instruction, written exams, hands-on skills lab work, and supervised time in the field prior to independent assignment. All caregivers also undergo annual skill evaluations and have access to in-service programs and continuing education.
BG Healthcare Services is accredited by the Joint Commission (JCAHO). Founded in 1951, the Joint Commission is dedicated to continuously improving the safety and quality of the nation’s health care through voluntary accreditation. BG Healthcare Services was evaluated against a set of national standards by a Joint Commission surveyor experienced in the delivery of home care services. Achieving accreditation demonstrates BG Healthcare Services’ commitment to provide high quality and safe care to its patients.