NexStep Home Healthcare – Medical Services

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We understand as our loved ones progress through life, managing the responsibilities of day-to-day life can become overwhelming. NexStep Home Healthcare can assist you and your loved ones and help guide them on this journey. Our experienced caregivers provide a client centered, collaborative approach to care involving not only our client, but their entire support system.

Our experienced caregivers provide a full spectrum of  Home Healthcare Services. The following is a list of services that can be tailored to meet your needs and help ease the next step of your journey:

Physical Therapy: Therapy for the preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and physical function impaired or threatened by disability, injury, or disease that utilizes therapeutic exercise, physical modalities, assistive devices, and patient education and training.

Occupational Therapy: Therapy based on engagement in meaningful activities of daily living (as self-care skills, social interaction) especially to enable or encourage participation in such activities despite impairments or limitations in physical or mental functioning.

Speech Therapy: Treatment for communication and swallowing disorders incorporating assessment and diagnosis, consultation for the provision of management, intervention and treatment, provision counseling and other follow up services for these disorders.

Skilled Nursing: Nursing focused on overall medical management for the at home patient including evaluation and assessment, observation, wound care, injections, medication management, patient/caregiver education.

Medical Social Worker: A social worker trained to evaluate and assess the patient’s level of psychosocial functioning, coping skills and needs in order to coordinate services and help individuals and families meet the challenges of at home care.

Home Health Aide: A trained and certified health care worker who provides assistance to a patient in the home with personal care (as hygiene and exercise) and light household duties (as meal preparation) and who monitors the patient’s condition.