Companionship, Bathing, Dressing, Exercise, Feeding, Grooming, Laundry, Toileting, Transfer, Cleaning, Routine Hair/Skin Care, Meal Preparation, Escort Shopping, Assist with Self-administrated Medications, Ambulation, Protective Supervision.
Home Health nurses serve as a resource to you, providing information and education on management of illnesses, preventing complications with your health, recognizing warning signs to look for, what to do in a health emergency, and how to prevent hospitalizations. Our goals always include keeping you as independent as possible, with the assistance of the appropriate resources available to you, as long as possible. Remember, your nurse is there to make things better for you.
Therapists establish a rehabilitation care plan to maintain, improve and restore mobility, strength, endurance, function, coordination, range of motion and speech. Therapist offer strategies for your patients to manage daily activities while reducing the risk of injury or further decline. By promoting healing, relieving pain, enhancing medication adherence, integrating medication management, the use compensatory strategies for vision, sensory, or motor loss that may interfere with their daily activities, treatment of a variety of communication problems resulting from Stroke, accidents (CVA), disease, illness, or developmental delays, improve swallowing skills and teach compensatory strategies that help reduce the risk of aspiration pneumonia, daily weights, modified diets, and help improve quaility of life.
Medical Social Workers help patients and families cope with challenges in their lives. A social worker can help patient and family find community services that meet specific needs, such as delivered meals, personal attendant services, transportation, etc. They can also provide information and assistance with housing problems, such as need for assisted living facility, nursing home placement, or other options when patients can no longer care for themselves or family can no long care for a patient due to health complications.