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1506 Edgington Ave
 Eldora, IA 50627
Phone: (641) 939-8444
Phone: 1-877-283-0959
Fax: (641) 939-8450
M-F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

 

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Home Health

Provides part-time intermittent nursing care to patients in their homes after hospitalization, skilled unit stay, or a change in health status.

Your Home Health Nurse...

  • is a professional registered nurse with education and experience in public health nursing and home care.
  • promotes physical, mental, and social well-being.
  • serves all residents of the Hardin County area, regardless of age, race, sex, national origin, color, religion, mental or physical disability, or ability to pay.

Your Home Health Nurse provides...

  • assistance with home health care management.
  • information on health and social services offered in and around the county.
  • assistance in planning for other nursing care when needed.
  • assistance in referrals for supportive or other specialized community services such as: physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, enteralstomal nurse, social worker, respite care, and extended hours of care.
  • information on specific diseases and general health information.
  • immunizations for infants, children, and adults.

 

Nursing Care can be Available in Your Home...

  • Skilled Nursing Services provided in compliance with a physician's order may include but not be limited to: enemas, injections, medication instructions and supervision, changing catheters, changing dressings, ostomy care, and checking blood pressure.
  • Home Care Aide Services provide for personal care, assistance with specific nursing care, and are supervised by the Community Health Nurse.
  • Prenatal and Post-partum evaluation and teaching to promote the well being of both mother and infant as part of the Welcome Baby program in Hardin County.
  • Communicable disease follow-up and teaching.
  • Child growth and Development evaluation and counseling.