We are a Medicare-certified home health agency providing healthcare services in your home after a debilitating illness, surgery, or hospitalization. Our home health team works directly with your physician to plan your care. We keep your physician informed about your progress. Our Home Health team consists of case managers, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, physical, occupational, and speech therapists, medical social workers, and home health aides. Each has a role in your plan of care.
The nurse works with you and your family, other members of the team, and your physician to develop a plan to meet your needs.
Nursing services include but are not limited to:
Our physical therapists (PT) work with you after hospitalization, a stroke, orthopedic or other surgery or for any medical condition that affects your strength and your ability to move around safely.
Physical therapy services include:
Our occupational therapists (OT) help you regain independence in self-care activities.
Occupational therapy services help you:
Our speech language pathologists (ST) help you with speech, communication or swallowing problems related to your condition.
Speech therapy services include:
Our home health aides provide personal care services, if needed, during your recovery and while you are on home health services.
Home Health Aide services include help with:
Medical Social Workers (MSW) provide information about community resources specific to your condition or situation.
Social work services include:
Hospice is a special concept of care designed to provide comfort care and support to patients with a life-limiting illness and their families. Comfort care, or palliative care, is designed to provide aggressive pain and symptom management with spiritual and emotional support. The Interdisciplinary Hospice team helps to formulate a plan of care with the goal of meeting the individual needs of the patient and family. The specially educated hospice team includes a Medical Director, Registered Nurses, Social Workers, Chaplains/Spiritual Counselors, Certified Hospice Aides, Volunteers, Bereavement Counselors, Pharmacists, and Therapists.
HOSPICE IS ABOUT LIVING
Hospice is covered 100% by Medicare and Medicaid. In addition, services may be paid by Veterans Administration Hospice Benefit and some private insurances. Hospice coverage includes medications, medical equipment and supplies related to the terminal illness.