Causes: In-Home Assistance
Mission: To provide compassionate home health care and services to keep our patients independent, safe and comfortable in their respective homes.
Programs: Home health aides - trained personnel to perform tasks dictated by a nurse to care for patients in the patient's home. Examples are bathing, assist with dressings, ambulation and exercises dictated by a physical therapist. Includes services to affiliates. 177,200 hours.
private duty nursing - providing care to patients in the patient's home. Care may include medication administration, wound care and the monitoring of vital signs. 10,100 hours.
managed long term care - delivery of long-term services to people who are chronically ill or disabled who wish to stay in their homes. 117,000 hours.