Home Care Services
There’s no better place than home. St. Elizabeth Hospital partners with LHC Group Inc. to provide home health services to patients in Fort Morgan and surrounding areas who need assistance returning to independence.
LHC Group Inc. provides skilled healthcare services for homebound patients who require assistance returning to independence. We’re dedicated to providing comprehensive, quality healthcare, allowing patients to accomplish their individual goals and realize their full potential. Home health services are a cost-effective alternative to a lengthy hospital stay or admission to a skilled nursing facility.
Our geographical area of service includes Morgan County and portions of surrounding counties within a 45-mile radius.
- Assistance with daily living activities
- Home safety assessments
- Incontinence management and catheter care
- IV therapy, including site care and antibiotic administration
- Medication management
- Occupational therapy
- Pain and symptom management
- Physical therapy
- Respiratory therapy
- Social service assistance
- Speech therapy
- Wound and ostomy care
Conditions We Treat
- Chronic illness exacerbation
- COPD and other respiratory problems
- Falls; Risk of falling
- Heart disease and heart attack
- Surgery Recovery
Our services are available to anyone in need of healthcare at home for an acute or chronic medical condition. Home health care is prescribed and directed by your physician. Hospitalization is not required prior to receiving services.
Our home care services are a cost-effective alternative to a lengthy hospital stay. For patients who meet certain criteria, Medicare and many insurance companies provide extensive home care benefits to their subscribers. Eligibility and payment programs vary with coverage.
A referral can be made by your doctor, hospital, nursing home or other patient service agency. An evaluation will be arranged to determine whether home care is appropriate. Screenings can be performed in the hospital, at a long-term care facility, or in your home. LHC Group, Inc. will work with you, your family, and your physician to develop a healthcare plan designed especially for you.