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Lutheran Home Health Agency
The Lutheran Home Health Agency’s overall goal is to help clients regain or retain their ability to live safely in their own home. We provide services ranging from telephone checks, housekeeping to Skilled (Medicare) services.
The Lutheran Home Health Agency is Medicare certified. In addition, Medicaid and Waiver programs are also accepted. We additionally serve clients with approved insurance plans, VA benefits and private pay. Services will be provided to patients who live within 35 miles of Vinton.
What does Skilled (Medicare) services mean? It allows our Home Health Agency to provide nursing, physical, occupational & speech therapies along with bathing assistance. These services are billed to Medicare or Medicaid. It should be noted, Medicare Part A covers 100% of Home Health services for qualifying participants.
How does this work? If the client is participating in Medicare or Medicaid, a physician prescribes Home Health care services if the client meets all guidelines.
The Vinton Lutheran Home Health Agency provides a wide variety of services:
Professional nursing staff provide Skilled (Medicare) services, including:
- Lab draws
- Medication instruction and set-up
- Diabetic care
- Management of acute & chronic diseases, catheters, ostomies, &/or wounds
- Other skilled needs
Home Health Aides provide:
- Bathing and personal care
- Assistance with home exercise programs
- Medication reminders
- Help with nutritional regimen
- Attention to various client needs
- Light housekeeping and laundry
- Transportation for appointments
- Groceries and errands
- Medication reminders
- Respite care, in-home or on-site
- Other helpful tasks
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapies evaluate and treat clients who have physical, cognitive, &/or communication needs.
Call Christine or Mindy today for more information at (319)472-2092
Lutheran Home Health Agency &/or The Lutheran Home for the Aged Association – East does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment. For further information about this policy, contact: Christine Smith, Lutheran Home Health Administrator at (319)472-2092, or dial 711 for TDD/State Relay.
Davenport & Vinton Lutheran Homes provide Independent, Assisted Living & Memory Care options, as well as skilled care & long term nursing care.