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WHEN TO REFER A PATIENT FOR HOME HEALTH CARE

  • Newly Diagnosed Medical Conditions or Complex, Debilitating Symptoms which require skilled monitoring and/or health teaching.
  • Terminal Illness with needs for Symptomatic Control – if not appropriate for hospice.
  • Pressure Ulcers.
  • Open wounds, ulcers, or burns.
  • Ostomy Care
  • Newly Diagnosed or Poorly Controlled Diabetes.
  • Frequent Admissions to the Hospital.
  • Medications requiring monitoring (anticoagulants, antihypertensives, cardiac meds, analgesics, diabetic medication, etc).
  • Need for exercise to improve ambulation, mobility, independence, safety, circulation or preparation for prosthesis.
  • Patients needing dressing changes, monitoring of wounds following surgery.
  • Patients with hydration and nutrition problems.
  • Parents requiring instruction for home apnea monitors.
  • TPN patient or families needing instructions on monitoring
  • Patients requiring durable medical equipment may need physical therapy to train on the proper use of the equipment.