I have heard horror stories when taking on home care for parents and it has gotten me quite nervous. My mother is in need of help at home and we want to try to avoid making her leave her home if possible. We want to hire a caregiver but many people have talked about neglect and instances of elderly ending up in the hospital from malpractice and bad care. They were unable to sue the companies for compensation which made things worse.
Is it a good legal standpoint to therefore draw up and agreement to protect everyone involved?