Please note services provided may include but are not limited to the following…

Home Health Care Triggers for Respiratory Program:

COPD I Emphysema I Bronchitis / Pneumonia / Pulmonary Hypertension

  • Frequent ER visits I hospitalizations
  • Advancing chronic pulmonary disease – Increased difficulty with ambulating, balance or gait
  • Escalation of symptoms (shortness of breath)
  • Oxygen use
  • Frequent medication changes
  • Declining functional status

Respiratory Program Services:

  • Teaching on coping mechanisms for shortness of breath (i.e, pursed-lip and diaphragmatic breathing, anxiety, smoking cessation, and use of incentive spirorneter)
  • Teaching on nebulizer treatments
  • Energy conservation methods
  • Respiratory assessments including 02 saturation
  • Teaching on use of 02 and safety related to 02 usage
  • Teaching patient / family I caregiver to manage disease
  • Assess nutrition, need for small frequent feedings
  • Pulmonary Toileting
  • Home Health Aide for bathing, dressing, and personal care
  • Medication management

Respiratory Program Benefits:

  • Reduction in hospitalizations and ER visits
  • Reduction in unnecessary calls to physician’s office
  • Patient’s quality of life improves as disease symptoms are better controlled
  • Patient receives care in the comfort of their home

We Provide Coordination of Care by Assisting with Referrals for DME,
Horne Infusion Therapy, Private Duty Services, and Community Resources

For Immediate Assistance with Referrals Please Contact Office Directly Phone: 561-200-0255 or Fax: 561-200-0257  Contact Us Now