A Long History of Providing Home Care
Even before the establishment of Doylestown Hospital, the Village Improvement Association recognized the importance of home health care and established the first visiting nurse/home care program in the Doylestown area. Today, Doylestown Hospital remains committed to extending its health care excellence to the best in quality home care services.
Doylestown Hospital Home Health provides a varied range of services, programs, and counseling, depending upon patient needs, including:
- Skilled Nursing: RNs experienced in disease management such as cardiac care, COPD, diabetes, wound care, post-acute care and medication management
- Maternal Child Health: Postpartum well mom/baby visits, Lactation support services
- Rehabilitation Services
- Certified Hospice: Treatment plan focused on palliative care (comfort, not cure). Expanded coverage including medications, medical equipment, volunteers, counselors, pastoral care, nurses and home health aides, and respite care. Bereavement support for family.
- Professional On-Call Care: On-call care as planned or needed, 24 hours a day, seven days a week It is our policy to provide all services without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental handicap, or sexual orientation or ability to pay.
Doylestown Hospital Home Health's staff of trained professionals includes:
- Registered Nurses
- Physical Therapists
- Speech Pathologists
- Occupational Therapists
- Home Health Aides
- Social Workers
Streamlined and Affordable Care
Doylestown Hospital Home Health makes it easy to coordinate schedules and standard communication by continually providing physicians with patient status and information about medical needs. In turn, patients benefit from a full continuum of care.
Most Doylestown Hospital Home Health services are covered by private insurance plans, major medical insurance, HMOs, Medicare, and Medical Assistance. Patients without insurance may make arrangements to pay privately, or inquire about special health-assistance programs.
Doylestown Hospital Home Care Services, for more information please call 215-345-2202.