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Home Health and Hospice

Sanford Home Health and Hospice provides convenient healthcare services to patients right in their own homes. A wide array of services are offered to those using our home health and hospice services.

HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES

  • Observation and Assessment
  • Teaching
  • Administration of medications
  • Tube feeding
  • Wound and ostomy care
  • Blood sampling
  • Foot care
  • IV Therapy
  • Maternal / Child healthcare
  • Social Worker
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy

HOME HEALTHCARE AIDE SERVICES

  • Personal care
  • Feeding
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal planning
  • Assistance with ambulation
  • Respite care

A Registered Nurse is on call 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week.

HOMEMAKER SERVICES

  • Assistance with minimal personal care
  • Light housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Meal planning & preparation
  • Transportation to medical appointments if no other source
  • Protective services
  • Teaching home/money management
  • Teaching nutrition
  • Teaching parenting
  • Further referrals to other needed services


HOSPICE PROGRAM
Sanford Hospice is there for you when your family selects hospice care for your loved one. A concept of care for the terminally ill and their family, hospice emphasizes palliative rather than curative treatment.

A Team Approach is given by:

 

  • Registered Nurses
  • Social Worker
  • Medical Director
  • Chaplain
  • Home Care Aides
  • Volunteers

A Registered Nurse is on call 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week.

OTHER PROGRAMS OFFERED

  • Best Care for Better Babies
  • Lactation Consultant
  • Car Seat Technicians
  • Physical Assessments
  • Developmental Teaching
  • Parents as Teachers Referral
  • Other Referrals as needed
  • Waiver Programs
  • Health Maintenance
  • Diabetic Support Group
  • Healthy Horizons - Well Elderly Clinic
  • Respite
  • Copaxone Instruction
  • LIFE LINE - Installing and maintaining the personal response system