Home Health Agency
Since 1979, families in Crawford and the surrounding counties have trusted Crawford Memorial Home Health Agency. We are a team of health care professionals who provide education and high-quality health care to patients in their own homes. Our goal is to work with you or your loved one’s physician to help the patient regain the ability to live as independently and comfortably as possible, based on his or her abilities.
Our staff of experienced registered nurses offer a full spectrum of patient care and education. As a key part of your healthcare team, our nurses provide the care you or your loved one needs on your road to wellness. Additionally, our nurses perform a thorough initial evaluation for every patient and coordinate closely with the patient’s physician so that care plans specifically reflect each patient’s unique needs.
Some of our services include:
Colostomy/Urostomy care; Diabetic care and education; Medication injections, instructions and/or education; Intravenous therapies, such as chemotherapy, pain medication and antibiotics; Wound care and dressing changes; Daily vital signs monitoring; via advanced tele-monitoring services.
For some, the road to recovery requires therapy. Our expert staff is experienced at building a personalized therapy plan for each patient.
Physical Therapy - Helps to regain and build strength, balance, and safety.
Speech Therapy - Helps to restore communication and swallowing skills.
Occupational Therapy - Helps to regain independence in the home.
Our Certified Home Health Aides provide a wide range of personal care services such as bathing, grooming, skin care, and shampooing.
Our Social Worker assists by referring patients and families to appropriate community resources and counseling, and assists with various other needs.
A patient may qualify for home health services if they meet the following criteria:
1. The patient is home bound
2. The service is prescribed by the patient’s physician
3. Has a skilled need
Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Regularly scheduled visits are made on a daily or weekly basis depending on individual need. Crawford Memorial Home Health also provides installation of Emergency Response and Tele-Monitoring Systems.
We provide over 6,000 Home Health visits each year. Contact us at 618-546-5461 or 888-546-5461