Home Health Care
Bridges Rehab at Home provides an array of rehabilitation and healthcare services to support you or your loved one in regaining independence.
We develop healthcare solutions specific to your unique needs and provide motivation, encouragement, and education along with our top rated therapy and nursing care. For nearly a century we have been community leaders in healthcare excellence—now we are extending the quality of our services to the privacy of your own home.
Bridges Rehab at Home is a partnership between Community First Solutions and Kettering Health Network. This partnership affords our clients the full scope of rehabilitation and health services with the highest clinical expertise. From critical inpatient needs at one of our Colonial Communities to proactively maintaining CORE Wellness™, we provide a continuum of services you can trust to enhance your quality of life.
When to Use Home Health
- Following an inpatient hospitalization, rehabilitation, or a stay at a skilled nursing facility
- To monitor recent medication change for side effects and assure new medication is effective
- To manage chronic conditions or to regain independence through therapy or learning new skills to compensate for a deficit
How to Pay for Home Health
- Home health is covered by medical insurance, including Medicare and Medicaid.
- Home health must be prescribed by a physician
- Clients must have a temporary or permanent ‘home bound’ status
IN-HOME SPECIALTY PROGRAMS
Orthopedic rehabilitation is a form of therapy that treats a large variety of conditions that affect the skeletal and muscular systems. Each patient receives a patient-specific and specialized rehabilitation plan. Our team of rehabilitation experts targets the specific needs of the patient and develops strategies to maximize each patient’s function, with up to 5 days a week (including weekends) of Speech, Occupational, and Physical Therap.
Cardiac rehabilitation (rehab) is a medically supervised program that helps improve the health and well-being of people who have heart problems. Rehab programs include exercise training, education on heart healthy living, and counseling to reduce stress and help you return to an active life
Pulmonary rehabilitation is a program of education and exercise classes that teaches you about your lungs, how to exercise and do activities with less shortness of breath, and how to “live” better with your lung condition.
The Bladder Health Program is supervised by a nurse practitioner specialized in geriatric bladder health and treatments including assessment, therapies, exercises, and training that support healthy lifestyle changes.
The Medication Compliance and Education Program employs our unique Health Coach at Home goal orientation techniques to clarify and educate on medications. We teach when, why, and how medications should be taken.
The Memory Care Program team uses a special blend of compassion, care and training to work with clients who face the challenges of cognitive and memory deficits. Our team of clinicians works with patients and their loved ones to build effective communication methods and formulate strategies and interventions for memory recall.
The Swallowing Program employs a dedicated team of speech language pathologists who are skilled at identifying swallowing issues and creating a therapeutic program to improve the ability to swallow safely.
The Wound Care Program utilizes state-of-the-art wound care technology which allows physicians to monitor their homebound patients’ wound status. Our Wound Care Consultant works with a skilled nursing team to provide the latest in wound healing techniques and care. Physicians can monitor wound progress by comparing weekly wound measurements as well as other vital reports regarding patients’ progress 24/7 via HIPAA Compliant secure website.
CHRONIC DISEASE PROGRAMS
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Management
The COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Management targets education, treatments and lifestyle changes that can help patients with chronic bronchitis, emphysema, chronic asthma, lung cancer, pneumonia, tuberculosis, and other lung diseases.
The Diabetes Management Program focuses on controlling diabetes through education, proactive diet, exercise, and medication therapies. Our specialists assist patients in making long-term changes to improve their quality of life.
Heart Failure Management
The Heart Failure Management Program provides critical medical care while emphasizing education, medication management, diet and activity guidelines and self-monitoring of the disease.
EXPERT CLINICAL CARE
Bridges Rehab at Home staff members are specially selected for their professional qualifications and genuine concern for your health and happiness at home. All staff are bonded and insured.
We are committed to serving you and your family at your convenience. Bridges Rehab at Home answers your calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We can provide specialized treatment in the home within 24 hours after discharge.
Clinical Care Team Includes:
- Registered Nurses
- Licensed Practical Nurses
- Physical Therapists
- Speech Therapists
- Occupational Therapists
- Medical Social Workers
- Home Health Aides