Medical Foster Home Caregiver Information - Minneapolis VA Health Care System
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Medical Foster Home Caregiver Information

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Caregiver Criteria

  • Pass annual inspection by the VA Inspection Team
  • Valid state license to provide care - including background checks
  • Home must be owned or rented by the caregiver, and they reside there
  • 21 years old or older and financially stable
  • Flexible and positive problem solving skills
  • Experience with providing daily hands-on patient care
  • Physically able to provide needed care
  • Have written backup plan if unable to provide care
  • Ensure a friendly homelike atmosphere
  • Work with the VA Home Care team
  • Create a compassionate, family-like environment
  • Complete annual training

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Medical Foster Home Program
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417