HOME HEALTH SERVICES

Whether you are recovering from an illness or injury, Have a medical condition that requires frequent assessment, Or require rehabilitation to increase your strength/surgical recovery, WE HAVE A SERVICE TO HELP YOU!

Bent County Home Health provides local, compassionate, quality care in the comfort of your home. Our state licensed, Medicare/Medicaid certified home health agency provides needed services to the residents of Bent County. Home health is a cost effective and comforting solution compared to residing in a hospital, nursing home, or assisted living community. Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week including holidays. Home health is not just for the elderly. Bent County Home Health is available for all ages and medical situations. Medicare/Medicaid pays 100% (as long as eligibility is maintained). Qualified patients have no co-pays and no deductibles. Most private insurance is also accepted and is based upon your specific plan. Bent County Home Health also accepts VA benefits.

You may be eligible for medical help in your home. Some examples of qualifying criteria are:

  • Wound Care
  • IV therapy
  • Care after surgery
  • Education in new or worsening disease processes such as Diabetes, stroke, heart or lung disease, and many others.
  • Long term medication management (oral or injectable)
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy

HOME HEALTH SERVICES

Skilled Nursing- can provide assessment, vital signs, wound care, catheter changes, medication supervision and management, insulin administration, ordered lab work, and more. We specialize in managing and providing education regarding all aspects of disease management and prevention. Physical Therapy- can assist you with regaining strength and range of motion through a structured exercise program, improve your walking through exercise, an work on your balance along with assisting you in preventing falls. Occupational Therapy- can assist you in regaining strength in your arms and hands, along with increasing your ability to complete your daily activities around your home more safely and with less effort. Home Health Aides- can give you hands-on help with the chores of daily living such as hygiene and grooming, dressing, and bathing.

IF YOU OR A LOVED FEELS THIS SERVICE COULD BE OF ASSISTANCE, PLEASE CALL FOR A FREE HOME EVALUATION.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy is a part of rehabilitation designed for all ages to allow everyone to participate in their daily living activities at the greatest independent level, through evaluation, and continued assessment.

Occupational Therapy utilizes upper extremity strengthening, sensory integration, education in use of appropriate adaptive equipment, balance re-training and coordination.

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy is a discipline in rehabilitation designed to assist people in return to their highest level of independent mobility. Using exercise, balance re-training, gait training, and education of patient and family to allow the patient to return to safe independent mobility.

Physical Therapy is usually utilized after a fall, joint replacement, stroke, heart attack, or anytime a person is having difficulty completing their usual activities during the day.