DeQuincy Home Health has a large and experienced nursing team skilled in providing various drug therapies to patients at home for curative and palliative needs. Our team will provide education about the therapy prescribed by the physicians. In addition 24-hour support services for questions, concerns, and critical needs is always available to you. Many of the infusion services provided by Home Health United are
Total parenteral nutrition(TPN) , Antibiotic / anti-infective ,TherapyPain management ,Hydration therapy and Anti-emetic therapyInjection therapy (including subcutaneous and intramuscular).
Occupational therapist evaluate the patient's ability to perform activities of daily living, determine hindrances to independence and develope programs that help restore function. The evaluation includes identifying hindrances such as muscle strength, decreased coordination, or inability to bend or reach without losing balance. They provide a program to address these issues and help patient's adapt to the environment as necessary. Patients who have had a stroke or cardiac episode, spinal cord injury, orthopedic surgery or arthritis can all benifit from occupational therapy. The physician can make the determination if the patient will benifit from occupational therapy.
Physical therapists assess patients’ musculoskeletal system and educate patients/families on safety and mobility. Services physical therapists provide may include:
Comprehensive assessment and treatment
Range of Motion
Gross motor coordination
Educate patients and caregivers
Develop home exercise programs
Assess patients’ needs for assistive devices
Provide specialized individual care
Fall risk reduction, through balance training and recommendations on safetyPatient education
Speech therapist and language pathologists provide skilled clinical services through evaluation and treatment of a variety of communication problems resulting from developmental delays, accidents, disease or illness. They also work with family members and other caregivers to provide strategies to facilitate and maintain functional communicative competence. Therapists help improve swallowing skills and teach compensatory strategies that help reduce the risk of aspiration pneumonia, maintain adequate nutrition and hydration.Comprehensive Assessment and Treatment may include:
Adaptive speech devices
Home speech and language exercise program
Eating and swallowing strategies
If you have any more questions about the services we render here at DeQuincy Home Health, please, Contact Us.