Services

Medicare Covered Services:

  • Must Have Medicare
  • Must be home bound: a taxing effort to leave the home
  • Must have a physicians order for home health care
  • Must need a skilled service: Skilled Nursing, Physical Therapy, or Speech Therapy to begin services
Download the Medicare Benefit Policy Manual:
http://www.cms.gov/manuals/Downloads/bp102c07.pdf

Skilled Nursing

  • Observation & Evaluation
  • Teaching and Training on disease process or medications
  • Catheter Care
  • Cardiac Care
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Wound care & dressings
  • Injections
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Tube feedings and care
  • Ostomy care and teaching
  • Diabetic care and teaching
  • Hypertension, CHF & Emphysema(COPD) care
  • Medication Management

Physical Therapy

  • Home Exercise Program
  • Unsteady Gait
  • Unsteady Balance
  • Transferring
  • Strength and Endurance Development

Occupational Development

  • Develop homemaking skills
  • Teach Activities for daily living
  • Develop Home Safety Plans
  • Developing individuals for maximum independence
  • Cooperatively working to have the proper adaptation of individual’s work/living conditions
  • Strength & endurance Development

Home Health Aide

  • Personal Care items including but not limited to: Bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, shaving, and skin care.
  • Reminders to take medications
  • Assistance with walking
  • Assistance in transferring
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal Preparation
  • Assistance with exercise assigned by Skilled Nursing or Therapist
  • Assistance with activities of daily living

 

Pure Private Care

Home Maker/ Companion Services

  • Attendant Care
  • Personally responsible for the cost of services
  • Plan, prepare, and serve meals and shop for food
  • Light housekeeping
  • Wash and iron clothes
  • Personal care
  • Companion services: Socialization throughout the day
  • Companions may accompany and drive their clients to leisure activities, doctor appointments, or other activities per company policy.
  • Oversee exercise program as prescribed by a health care professional
  • Live-in services as required
  • Services needed that are not covered under the Medicare Regulations.

Nursing

  • Medication set up
  • Supervision of private services
  • Disease Management
  • Private duty nursing 24hrs a day

Therapy

  • Exercise programs