Murray Calloway County Hospital

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Home Care

Services
 
MCCH Home Care offers a full compliment of home health care services.
 
We understand the importance of being home with friends and family during a period of recovery, and that is why we work so hard to help our patients receive the care they need in the environment that suits them bestÖ.their home.
 
Our goal is to get the patient back on his or her feet in the least amount of time possible and our Registered Nurses will design a comprehensive treatment plan in conjunction with the patient and the attending physician. To contact us at any time with questions or to set up home care services, please call our office Monday-Friday, 8:00-4:30 p.m. at 270-762-1537; after hours or on weekends please call 270-762-1100 and ask for the Home Health Nurse on call. There is a nurse on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for assistance.
 
Home Care Services

  • Skilled Nursing
  • Home Health Aide/Homemaker Care
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Medical Social Services

Skilled Nursing
Our Registered Nurses provided traditional nursing care as well as treatment for wounds, dressing changes, IV set-ups, instructions on medicines and training for family members who are able to assist.
 
Home Health Aide/Homemaker Care
Home Health Aides provide assistance for patients who are struggling with basic daily tasks such as getting in and out of bed, walking around, dressing, toileting, and bathing.
 
Physical Therapy
We provide instruction and exercise treatments to help patients regain strength and independent mobility. Physical Therapists may also educate patientís families on techniques for safe lifting and transferring if the patient needs help when a nurse or aide is not on duty.
 
Occupational Therapy
Occupational therapists provide patients with new skills for day-to-day living with physical limitations. Therapists may also train patients on how to get around their homes safely with a walking device.
 
Speech Therapy
Speech Therapists work with patients who are suffering from speech loss as a result of disease, surgical procedure or after suffering from a stroke.
 
Medical Social Services
Social workers visit the home to assess the patientís needs and to recommend other community resources that might prove valuable to the patient and family. They are able to connect the patients, as well as family caregivers, with programs that will maximize the patientís recovery and future wellbeing. Social workers may also provide basic counseling to help patients and family members adjust to the demands of at home care.

 
  MCCH

Murray-Calloway County Hospital
803 Poplar Street
Murray, KY  42071
(270) 762-1100

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