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The Trials and Tribulations for Dealing with Caregivers

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Hiring and Managing Caregivers for a Stroke Aphasia Patient

June of 2005 I received a phone call at 1:10 am. The voice on the other end of the phone was telling they had my mom over for dinner and she fell and had a stroke. She was in ICU in a hospital in California and I needed to come immediately. My husband had just left for a business trip to Europe and I was all alone. I phoned my brother in Portland, Oregon with the news. We both packed our bags and left for LA.   The situation was dire. But she was expected to make it but would live out the res