Rehabilitation Therapy

Home is the best place to regain your strength and independence. Mercy Home Health’s skilled rehabilitation team, which includes licensed physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists, will help you improve your quality of life at home, establish a safe environment, and help you get back to the things you love and enjoy.

Home hand therapyPhysical Therapy may include:

  • Home safety evaluation
  • Mobility and walking re-training
  • Balance training
  • Muscle strengthening
  • Fall prevention
  • Stroke recovery
  • Pain management

Occupational Therapy may include:

  • Fine motor skills training
  • Assessment of needs for adaptive equipment
  • Training in activities of daily living such as: dressing, bathing, or household chores

Speech Therapy may include:

  • Assessment and treatment of oral motor skills (i.e., movement of the muscles of the face)
  • Speech and swallowing retraining
  • Strategies for overcoming loss of oral motor skills

In the most recent quality data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Mercy Home Health outscores other state and national home care agencies.

walking skills
Mercy Home Health patients’ walking skills improved more than patients who had received services from other home health agencies.
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Additionally, Mercy Home Health patients were able to get in and out of bed easier than patients who received services from other home health agencies.
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