Home health care refers to medical skilled services that require a written order from a doctor. This type of care is usually ordered for someone who may be recovering from an injury or operation on a more short term basis than home care; patients are often coming home after a stay in a hospital or rehab facility and need extra support at home while they are recovering. A licensed RN or clinical manager is assigned to each patient to monitor any chronic or acute conditions, nursing and therapist report regularly to the patients phyisican regarding any status or recommendations; changes as necessary and discuss the case with the doctor; this communication is called coordination of care. The medical treatments we provided, licensed skilled care may consist of things like:
- SKILLED NURSING
- HOME HEALTH AIDE
- PHYSICAL THERAPY
- OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY
- SPEECH THERAPY
- LICENSED MEDICAL SOCIAL WORKER
Other In-Home Services Available Includes
- CERTIFIED VISITING PHYSICIANS
- VISITING PODIATRIST
- MOBILE X-RAY
- Transition Care / Post Sugerical Care
- Wound Care and Dressing Changes
- Chronic Care Management
- CHF Management
- Catheter/Foley Care
- UTI Management /Incontinence Program
- Diabetic Management
- Medication Management
- PTInR Monitoring
- COPD Program
- Intravenous (IV) care - IV Therapy
- Injections Lic Nurses to administer Injections
- Patient and caregiver education
- In-home Lab Draw - next day results
Personal assistance services encompass a range of care basic hygiene, bathing, grooming, and toileting services. These services do not require a prescription from a doctor and are most often paid for out of pocket or through a long-term medical insurance policy.They are provided on a part-time or full-time basis depending on your needs from a minimum of 4 hours up to 24 hours of care. In short as your needs change we can work to evolve the schedule of your personal care services to meet those needs.
Even a strong relationship can be tested by the stress of daily caregiving. With our respite care services, we can provide family caregivers with much-needed personal time. This is a time they can spend with their loved ones without the worry of daily chores.
As a locally-owned and operated medical and non-medical home health agency we’re committed to providing dependable and affordable one-on-one support, assistance, and, most importantly, friendship. Companionship is one of the most requested home care services due to the one-on-one individual care. Within the “companionship” umbrella lives everything from attending social engagements together, to medical appointments, daily errands, and stimulating conversation. We want to give all clients a sense of continuity with their care so we keep the same caregiver for you each visit.
Memory lapses are normal as we age, even without dementia or Alzheimer’s and many clients may forget to take their medications. While a personal caregiver cannot legally administer medications they can remind seniors to take their meds as prescribed and call in/pick up medication refills.
Senior Transportation Services
We understand that, in the midst of your busy life, it can become increasingly difficult for you to provide your loved one with the care they need and deserve. While our caregivers are caring for you or a loved , they can also help with transportation. Whether it is driving their own car or using the caregivers vehicle, we help get our clients where they need to go with our added transportation services. - MD appointments, grooming appts, dialysis treatments, grocery store, banking, pharmacy ect.