If you can answer yes to any one of the following questions, one health is appropriate and covered:
Have you just had surgery and need help recovering?
Are you uncertain about your medications and how and when to take them?
Are you having problems with a medical condition like Hypertension, Diabetes, Heart Failure or COPD?
Do you have joint problems, trouble walking or getting up from a chair?
Do you have pain that keeps you from doing your normal daily activities?
Do you have an open sore that won’t heal?
Have you forgotten any important tasks like going to a medical appointment or taking your medications?
Do you live alone and feed overwhelmed with taking care of yourself?
Are you suffering from an illness, feeling fatigued, and not eating or drinking enough?
Is it difficult for you to leave your home without assistance of another person?
If you answered yes to at least one of the questions, then you qualify for Home Health Care. Talk to your doctor or call us TODAY about receiving Home Health services.
Home Health Care covers a wide range of health care services. it is more convenient and just as effective as the care you get in a hospital or a skilled nursing facility, also commonly known as a nursing home. Studies have shown that patients actually get better in their home setting because the feel more comfortable at home.
To treat an illness or injury. We help you get better, and become as independent as possible. It includes visited skilled nurses (RNs, LVNs), physical therapists, occupational therapists, registered dieticians and speech therapists, In addition, it also includes medical social services and certified home health aides.
You can talk to your doctor, call us for a free consultation by a registered nurse, or any other healthcare professional. Once a need has been identified, we will work with your doctor to design a care plan for you. The care plan consists of written doctors orders individualized to suit your needs. The home health team keeps the doctor up-to-date on your condition and updates the plan of care as needed. You are a very important part of the process and will be involved in the decision making.
Once we have identified the need for home health, we schedule an appointment for our registered nurse to come talk to you about your needs an ask questions about your health. We also will be in contact with your doctor about your care and keep your doctor updated about your progress. From that point, we will send out a nurse or therapist based on the evaluation and the orders from your doctor. Essentially, home health is an extension of your doctor and is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week for questions related to your health concerns. In addition to the hands on clinical care, our staff acts as a concierge service for your questions and concerns.
This is the person that first comes to your home, is in charge of your care, and will be the one to answer all of your questions. She will make periodic visits to your home to check up, provide care, and make sure that you are ok. She can also provide IV therapy and monitors serious illness and unstable health status.
She will provide the routine skilled services and follow-ups such as dressing changes for wound care, injections, or removal of sutures/staples. She will be under the direct supervision of the RN.
The CHHA is better known as a CNA in the hospital. She is there to assist with personal care services such as getting in and out of bed, dressing, eating exercises, bathing, house-keeping, cooking, laundry, and shopping.
This person will help you get your strength back through an exercise program. The PT will assess your functional ability and design a custom rehabilitation program with your doctor that will focus on improving the way you walk, get in and out of bed or bath, and prevent falls from occurring. The PT is crucial when recovering from knee or hip surgery as well and should be started as soon as possible.
This individual helps you to become more independent on your normal daily activities. May include learning new ways to eat, put on your clothes, comb your hair, and other usual daily activities.
The therapy this person performs includes exercises and techniques to help you regain and/or strengthen your communication skills and/or swallowing skills.
These individuals are experts at insurance programs and helping you navigate through your plan, helping you to extract the most out of your benefit for your care. They also address emotional issues, provide counseling, and promote access to community resources, such as transportation paid for by your insurance.
Perhaps the most under-utilize resource available. This person will give you a custom designed nutritional plan. This can be essential to your health.