Home Care Services
Shannon Home Health Services provides comprehensive health care services to individuals in their homes by highly qualified and compassionate professionals.
Some examples of services offered are:
- Medication management and instruction
- Care of wounds
- Insertion and care of urinary catheters
- Nursing care and instruction for intravenous therapy, antibiotics and enteral feedings
- Diabetic management and instruction
- Ostomy care
- Venipunctures for lab work
- Care of patients with respiratory conditions
- Postsurgical care
Physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy provide instruction in ambulation, transfers, activities of daily living adaptions and exercise techniques for orthopedic and neurologic conditions. They also make recommendations concerning equipment needed in the care of the patient.
Home health aides
Home health aide services are planned and supervised by a registered nurse and specified in a care plan. Home health aides work with patients to help achieve greater independence in the activities of daily living and provide hands-on personal care. Examples of personal care are bathing, dressing and skin care.
The Shannon Home Health Services office is open Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registered nurses are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for nonemergency care.
If you would like to know more about Shannon Home Health Services, please call 325.659.7480.