Your Own Personal Care Team
Inspiration Home Health has a team of medical professionals who provide care at home for you or your loved one. This team includes your personal physician, a registered nurse, a team of therapists, a certified home health aide, a medical social worker, and many others.
Your Personal Physician - At Inspiration Home Health our team will work closely with your physician, physician’s assistant, or nurse practitioner to customize a plan of care best suited for your medical and psychosocial needs.
Registered Nurse - In the comfort of your home, your qualifying injury or illness will be managed by registered nurses who work under the direction of your physician, physician’s assistant, or nurse practitioner to guide you on the road to recovery. Registered nurses provide the skilled interventions and teaching required to heal from debilitating injuries and illnesses.
Therapy – We have an extensive team of therapists to help manage your care and recovery at home including physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech therapists. If you or your loved one is having any of the following problems our home health therapists can help:
- History of falling.
- Balance problems.
- Recent surgery that affects mobility.
- Difficulties with activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing, eating, personal care.
- Pain that affects activities of daily living or personal interests.
- Decreased range of motion in arms and legs
- Poor appetite.
- Difficulty swallowing.
- Frequent coughing or choking while eating.
- Changes in alertness or memory.
- Changes in ability to speak and express ideas.
- Changes in ability to comprehend when others are speaking.
Home Health Aide - Home health aides assist you in your home if you are unable to perform activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, personal care, preparing meals, and eating. Home health aides also may provide other services such as laundry, bed making, and other light housekeeping tasks. They also provide emotional support and instruction on household tasks and cleanliness.
Social Worker - Medical social workers help people of all ages cope with and solve problems in their daily lives such as family and personal relationship issues, poverty, unemployment, inadequate housing, human rights violations, and coping with disability, life-threatening disease, or substance abuse, and many other daily living obstacles.
More Support to Patient & Family
Home health is provided by a full team of professionals including nurses, aides, social workers, and therapists. The team works closely with the patient, their family, and the patient’s personal physician to develop an individualized plan of care that helps the patient reach their health care goals. In addition to the wonderful medical professionals who make visits to your home, Inspiration Home Health also provides:
Home health is available 24 hours per day/7 days per week. In the middle of the night or weekend, patients and families may call to talk with a home health team member. If needed, the home health staff member will come to the home to help with the care.
Help navigating the healthcare system – A vital component of home health care is the support and education given to the families and caregivers who are caring for the patient. Our staff will work closely with all members of the patient’s circle, helping them understand what resources are available to provide additional help, and helping the caregivers know how to provide the best care at home.
Saves the Patient and Family Money
The alternatives for home health care are hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and outpatient rehab centers. Home Health is less expensive, more convenient than, and just as effective as care you get in a hospital, skilled nursing facility, or outpatient rehab center. In fact, home health care is covered by Medicare, and at Inspiration Home Health we never charge our patients for any services we provide.