Home health is a service offered-- for the convenience of the pt.
Home health works under the orders of your doctor.
In a sense-- home health is an extension of the care you receive at your doctor's office.
Home health generally has a nurse on call 24 hours a day --7 days a week.
Home health nurses make house calls --365 days a year.
Therapy and aide services are also offered.
Home health is easy to obtain if you qualify.
Speak to your doctor about your needs and discuss home health with him.
Home health offers services such as disease management education,-- nutritional counseling, --pain management techniques, and medication management.
By becoming more knowledgeable about resources available in your community,-- you can get the help you need to be a healthier, more independent person
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