Medicare Certified Home Health Agency
Medicare Certified Home Health Care – Skilled Intermittent Nursing and Therapy Care
MyLife Home Health is a licensed, Medicare certified home health agency that provides a wide range of health care services in your home. Home health care is less expensive, more convenient and mirrors the care you may get in a hospital or skilled nursing facility in the comfort of your home.
The goal of home health care is to treat an illness or injury more quickly so that you can regain your independence as soon as possible.
Typically, MyLife Home Health provides intermittent skilled nursing care and other skilled clinical services including physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy. Services may also include medical social workers or assistance from a home health aide. Your MyLife nurse case manager will coordinate all the necessary services with both you and your primary care physician.
Skilled home health services might include:
- Wound care
- Patient and caregiver education
- Monitoring serious illness and unstable health status
- Orthopaedic surgery recovery
- Cardio care recovery
- Stroke recovery
- Diabetes management
In short, MyLife nurses provide direct care, teaching, case management, observation and evaluation.