News Release: Total Home Health is coming to Lakeland and Stuart with physical offices soon. Please apply if you are interested in applying for positions within the office or as a field clinician.

HEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY SERVICES

ASSESS / TEACH / REHABILITATE

  • Assessment: An evaluation of physical condition and needs. Systematic monitoring of vital signs and notification of changes in patient condition through regular nursing visits.
  • Lab Work: Lab draws ordered by physician, in-home PT/INR tests
  • Med/Pain Management: Coaching in application of meds and recognition of abnormal reactions. Add medications to pain pumps, instruct about management & tolerance of pain.
  • Teach & Instruct: Teach patient and family about signs/symptoms of disease process, medications, administrations, action & side effects of chemotherapy.
  • Therapy: Managing lymphedema and other forms of edema
  • IV Therapy: Antibiotics, chemotherapy, antiemetics, hydration
  • Injections: Management of Pernicious Anemia
  • Medical Social Services: Provide referral to and help coordinate community resources
  • Psychological Support: Counseling by Psych Nurse
  • Low-Vision Rehabilitation: For those patients diagnosed with low vision impairment our Occupational Therapist will help develop a program to assist the patient become independent with necessary activities of daily living.

More information:

Please contact your local Total Home Health office for more information.