In home Nursing Services:

  • Assessment
  • Skilled monitoring of chronic conditions such as diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, congestive heart failure
  • Check blood pressure, temperature, respirations, and pulse
  • Medication set up, monitoring, and teaching
  • Catheter care and teaching
  • Monitor and teach nutritional and hydration status
  • Diabetic teaching
  • Wound care and dressing changes and teaching
  • Bowel and Bladder Management
  • Pre and Post operative care
  • IV therapy
  • Draw blood samples as ordered by the physician
  • Colostomy/illeostomy care and teaching

Home Health Aide and Homemaking Services:

  • Bathing and personal care
  • Personal grooming
  • Safety supervision, assistance with transfers, turning, positioning
  • Assist with walking and a therapeutic maintenance exercise program
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Laundry, light housekeeping and shopping

In home Speech Therapy Services:

  • Interventions and Education to address chewing and swallowing problems
  • Improving communication skills (understanding, talking, speech, voice, and stuttering)
  • Improve memory and problem solving

In home Occupational Therapy Services:

  • Home safety assessment
  • Training for independence with activities of daily living (ADL’s) and (IADL’s)
  • Assess for durable medical equipment needs for ADL’s and IADL’s
In home Physical Therapy Services:

  • Home safety assessment
  • Assist with appropriate durable medical equipment (DME)
  • Therapeutic exercise for flexibility and strength as well as home exercise program instruction
  • Range of Motion exercise (ROM)
  • Fall prevention
  • Gait training (walking)
  • Balance training
  • Stair training
  • Modalities for pain relief
  • Transfer training
  • Wound care

Black Hills Home Health Care