Skilled Nursing includes:

• Patient assessment.
• Establish appropriate care plan determined by initial assessment and physician’s orders.
• Patient/caregiver education and monitoring on a wide range of topics related to each
patient’s diagnoses and/or condition.
• Patient and family education.
• Wound care.
• Intravenous (IV) therapy
• Nutritional assessment and support
• Medication monitoring and education.
• Ostomy care

What is Skilled Nursing Care?

A level of care that is provided by either a Registered Nurse (RN) or a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) Examples of skilled nursing care include Intravenous (IV) therapy, injections, Patient education, Diabetes Care, Home safety evaluation, Tube feeding, Home oxygen therapy to help you breathe, Wound care, and coordination of care with other professionals involved in the patient’s care.

• Evaluation of musculoskeletal function, strength or other complaint.
• Therapeutic exercises to restore function affected by illness, injury, or surgery
• Home Program to relieve symptoms such as pain, weakness, or immobility
• Improve safety in ambulation or transfers.
• Teaching and training for both the patient and the caregiver to encourage
independence.

• Hygiene and grooming.
• Bath.
• Linen change.
• Light housekeeping.
• Light meal prep.
• Assistance with activities of daily living (ADL).

• Social assessment.
• Therapeutic counseling for patient or caregiver.
• Assistance with financial resource procurement.

• Evaluation of upper extremity function and strength
• Restore function in upper extremity affected by illness, injury, or surgery.
• Restore independence in activities of daily living.
• Provide teaching and training to patient and caregiver.
• Energy conservation and breathing techniques to improve functional abilities.
• Home safety evaluation.

• Evaluation of speech and swallowing complaints.
• Restore function in voice, swallowing and/or communication affected by illness, injury,
or surgery.
• Establish and teach alternative communication.
• Establish or re-establish safe oral intake of food/fluids.
• Restore cognitive function affected by illness, injury, or surgery.

County Home Heath is a Texas Home and Community Support Services Agency. County Home Health is certified by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). All of our in-home care providers are extremely understanding, skilled and experienced in caring for the elderly and other patient types.

We carefully screen our staff with extensive background checks, including motor vehicle record history, social security validation, and diligent reference checks.

Our mission is to provide high quality home heath care that meets and exceeds all our patients needs and those of their families. Your loved one deserves to have all the comforts of home - and that is exactly where we will care for them.

Skilled Nursing

• Patient assessment.
• Establish appropriate care plan determined by initial assessment and physician's orders.
• Patient/caregiver education and monitoring on a wide range of topics related to each
patient’s diagnoses and/or condition.
• Patient and family education.
• Wound care.
• Intravenous (IV) therapy
• Nutritional assessment and support
• Medication monitoring and education.
• Ostomy care

Physical Therapy

• Evaluation of musculoskeletal function, strength or other complaint.
• Therapeutic exercises to restore function affected by illness, injury, or surgery
• Home Program to relieve symptoms such as pain, weakness, or immobility
• Improve safety in ambulation or transfers.
• Teaching and training for both the patient and the caregiver to encourage independence.

Speech Therapy

• Evaluation of speech and swallowing complaints
• Restore function in voice, swallowing and/or communication affected by illness, injury, or surgery.
• Establish and teach alternative communication.
• Establish or re-establish safe oral intake of food/fluids.
• Restore cognitive function affected by illness, injury, or surgery.

Home Health Aide

•Hygiene and grooming
• Bath.
• Linen change.
• Light housekeeping.
• Light meal prep.
• Assistance with activities of daily living (ADL).
•Our service area covers most of the counties in the state of Texas. Contact us about service in your area.

 

Contact Us

7322 Southwest Freeway Suite 660
Houston, TX 77074
Phone: 713-541-4000 or Toll Free 1-800-650-8782
Fax: 713-541-4002 or Toll Free 1-800-661-5093
Office Hours: 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM weekdays
Services available 24 hours a day, seven days a week