What is Connecticut Nursing Services, LLC?
Connecticut Nursing Services, LLC (CNS) is a licensed Homemaker-Home Health Aide agency that provides dedicated, professional and courteous home care services.
What are the benefits of hiring an agency?
You will pay the agency, which will assign you a caregiver, and schedule his/her visit to you. With this arrangement, you will be free from administrative and other responsibilities involved in hiring a caregiver directly.
How many hours does a caregiver spend with a patient?
Our supportive services are tailored to each individuals needs. We provide care for as little as 1 hour a day to 24 hour around the clock care.
How many years of experience does the agency have?
Our professional team collectively brings over 20 years of experience in private duty homecare. Together we work hand in hand with our patients and family members to meet each individuals needs.
What geographical area does CNS cover?
We currently serve Fairfield and Litchfield Counties as well as parts of New Haven County.
What is the agency's policy on screening the Caregivers?
Every member of our team undergoes an extensive background screening which includes the following:
Resume of educational preparation and work experience for each individual.
Current licensure, registration or certification of each individual.
Written verification of compliance with health examination and documents of clinical competence.
Criminal background check
Are the Caregivers insured?
All our Caregivers are fully bonded and insured in the State of Connecticut.
In case of emergency, whom do I call after hours?
The agency has a 24-hour on-call service to ensure your urgent messages will be immediately delivered to our Nurse Supervisor.
How can I pay for the service?
At the end of every service week, the agency will bill, or invoice, you for the rendered services included in your contract. You can either mail a check (or money order), or call us to set up credit card payments.
How soon can a placement for home care be made after a free home assessment?
There is a 24 – 72 hour turn around time for our Case Management team to make a suitable placement.