HOME CARE

PROGRAM DETAILS
Home Care is a coordinated program of services for patients and their families in the home setting. Our staff is trained to serve recovering, disabled, and chronically ill persons of all ages. We are committed to our patients health and comfort in a healing environment.

Home care services include, but are not limited to:
• Skilled nursing and therapy visits
• Home infusion therapy
• Personal care assistance
• Enteral/parenteral feeding
• Case management
• Ventilator dependent care
• Rehabilitation therapy
• Maternal/child visits
• Medication management
• Education following a new diagnosis
• Post surgical monitoring

HOME CARE TEAM
Physicians
• Refer patients and direct care needs
• Review services periodically through the plan of care

Nurses
• Provide direct care such as injections, dressing changes, and blood draws
• Educate patients and family members
• Collaborate with physicians and members of the health care team
• Supervise other caregivers Home Health Aides
• Assist with bathing, grooming, dressing, cooking, and exercises

Therapists
• Provide speech, occupational, and physical therapy to patients
• Assist patients and families in achieving daily living skills and regaining independence

Social Workers
• Assist families in coping with changes associated with patient’s condition
• Identify support systems
• Coordinate community resources

Additional Support Staff
• Includes diabetic nurse educator, dietician, and pharmacist

ADMISSION
Referrals are accepted from family members, friends, hospitals, physicians, or the person in need of service. All services are coordinated with your physician. Services are provided to patients residing within a thirty mile radius of the Sioux Center Health Hospice and Home Care office. Sioux Center Health Hospice and Home Care does not discriminate as to age, race, religion, sex, nationality, color, handicap, or the ability to pay.

For admission information, call Sioux Center Health Hospice and Home Care office at (712) 722-8108 or toll-free at (800) 722-1922 ext. 8108.

REIMBURSEMENT
Sioux Center Health Hospice and Home Care is a licensed and certified provider of home health care. Services are typically covered Medicare, Medicaid, or other insurance carriers. An initial evaluation visit is made free of charge. Sioux Center Health Hospice and Home Care will provide services regardless of ability to pay.