The active involvement of family and friends is critical to patient’s well-being. Especially in the case of elderly people and patients with chronic conditions, who are at greater risk of becoming lonely, the role of family and friends is crucial. Additionally, care organisations can benefit from the family, friends and volunteers who take on responsibility for part of the workload and who can help keep patients positively engaged. CareBuilder’s family portal was designed to meet these needs.
CareBuilder offers the option to add a Family Manager to an elderly person or patient’s circle. The Family Manager is responsible for the more advanced management tasks: