Senior Home Care Services in Scottdale, GA

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Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy Services help patients to restore their independence and mobility. Our occupational therapists will assist you with the following:

  • Patient re-education
  • Home Safety
  • Engaging in recreational activities
  • Patient assessment on energy management and conservation
  • Assessment and evaluation of health and basic skills
  • Planning and implementation of therapeutic programs
  • Basic level skills education and training
  • Device assistance training and work simplification (laundry, meal preparation, bathing, grooming, eating, etc.)
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Physical Therapy

Our physical therapists offer services that include, but are not limited to:

  • Orthopedics
  • Pain management
  • Body mechanics
  • Education and training in the use of assistive devices
  • Improving range of motion
  • Muscle re-education
  • Sports rehabilitation therapy
  • Flexibility training
  • Aquatic (pool) therapy
  • Arthritis care
  • Back and neck care
  • Hand therapy
  • Pre- and post-surgery care
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Speech Therapy

The main goal of speech therapy is to help a patient regain communication skills. So they can easily interact with the environment and express their needs and desires. The treatment also focuses on regaining the ability to eat and swallow without the help of other people. The advantage of speech therapy is it can be performed at home and every treatment is designed according to the patient’s needs. This is especially important for people suffering from dementia or cognitive impairment.

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Home Health Aide

Home Health Aide is a service that positively impacts the lives of the sick, disabled, and elderly. It assists patients with completing everyday personal tasks such as dressing, bathing and various hygiene needs. It includes assistance in everyday duties such as shopping, transportation, and medical appointments.

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Medical Social Services

Medical social workers create long-range plans, such as advance care planning,, and educate patients and their families about community resources and support. Medical social services include:

  • Assessing social and emotional factors
  • Advanced care planning
  • Community resource planning
  • Advanced directives
  • Crisis intervention
  • Counseling
  • Teaching regarding coping with loss and change
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Skilled Nursing

Skilled nursing services are provided on an intermittent basis by a licensed Registered Nurse (RN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN). Most payors, including Medicare cover these services.

It includes:

  • Medication management
  • Wound care
  • Disease process management
  • Intravenous management & administration (e.g., medication, PICC line care)
  • Enteral (G-tube) feeding
  • Assistance with medical equipment
  • Injections and blood draws