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Home Care Tampa Clearwater St. Petersburg

Private Duty

Insurers and government funding, such as Medicare, may only provide for intermittent nursing care in the home. Often patients need and want more.

As an all-inclusive provider of homecare services, we proudly offer private duty home care to meet all the needs you or your loved ones may have. Private duty home care can assist in filling in service gaps to ensure you have the highest level of care possible, allowing you and your loved ones to feel both comfortable and secure.

Each patient receives a comprehensive initial assessment and evaluation by a registered nurse (RN). This is created with the full participation of the patient and their loved ones.

Our private duty services are individually tailored to the needs and requests of the patient and may include (but are not limited to):

Personal Assistance

  • Bathing, grooming and continence care
  • Range of motion movements and exercise
  • Medication reminders
  • Assistance with toileting, feeding, transfers and dressing
  • Respite care or short-term breaks for caregivers

Companionship, Homemaking and Support for Everyday Living

If you don’t see a specific task on this list, call us and we will try to meet your needs as part of an overall care plan. No job is too small; we specialize in solving the problems that arise for you on a day-to-day basis.

  • Transportation
  • Companionship, conversation and cognitive stimulation
  • Light housekeeping and laundry
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Telephone calls, bill paying, correspondence and mail
  • Dog walking, pet sitting and pet care
  • Home safety checks
  • Home maintenance coordination
  • Recreational outings and visits with friends
  • Personal shopping
  • Much more

Skilled Nursing Care

  • Comprehensive in-home evaluation and nursing assessment
  • Regular nursing visits
  • Chronic disease management
  • Skilled nursing care
  • Post-delivery mother/baby care
  • Dietary education
  • Medication management
    • Organization and set up of medication management process
    • Physician and physician’s office coordination
    • Medication process oversight and compliance monitoring

Case Management and Coordination

  • Referrals to other appropriate professionals
  • Home delivery coordination of medical equipment and supplies
  • Long-term placement assistance
  • Hospice referral and coordination
  • Psycho/social counseling, consultation and support
  • Advocacy and supplemental care for patients in health care facilities
  • Two-way communication with family members and loved ones
  • Ongoing support and resources

For more information, call (800) 940-5151.

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