There are times when we all need a little extra help. When you're sick, you take comfort in being at home, surrounded by the people you love. St. Mary's Home Health registered nurses, aides, physical, occupational and speech therapists, and social workers understand how you feel. With their medical care and emotional support, you'll be able to recover comfortably without leaving home. Who is eligible?St. Mary’s Home Health Service is available to anyone:
A physician’s order is necessary; however, the physician need not be on our medical staff.
Referral Information Form You may print off our referral information form by clicking here. Please fax the completed form to 815.673.4542.What you can expectAfter an initial consultation, home health service will assist you with your individual home health care needs and monitor your recuperation progress to ensure a fast recovery. As a part of St. Mary’s Hospital we have access to many other services--from laboratory work to dietary to pharmacy consultation and more.Professional StaffOur skilled nurses are available 24 hours a day and will provide your doctor’s plan of treatment in your home. Treatments may include injections, dressing changes, catheter care and IV therapy. Nurses educate patients and family members about your care and report conditions to your doctor. Home Health Aides assist with personal care and help with established exercise regimens. Physical, Occupational and Speech therapists assist you in regaining function and mobility. Social workers provide home services for social and emotional problems that may interfere with your recovery.Financial Coverage Home health service costs are covered by many insurance plans—including Medicare and Medicaid. CompetencyHome health service is licensed by the Illinois Department of Public Health, certified for Medicare and Medicaid and accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.Donations WelcomeHome health service welcomes memorial and individual donations. Acknowledgments will be sent to the families of individuals in their memory.For more information, please contact 815-673-4516.
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