Skilled Home Nursing

skilled nursingMercy Home Health nurses possess the professional skills necessary to provide patients with the highest quality of care. Our clinicians have an average of more than 15 years of experience. Licensed Registered Nurses (RNs) develop an individualized healthcare plan to promote maximum independence and health at home. Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) assist RNs in the delivery of compassionate care.

A skilled nursing home health care plan may include:

  • Comprehensive health assessment
  • Care planning and case management
  • Patient and caregiver education
  • Disease management
  • Medication management
  • Wound and ostomy management
  • Diabetes self-management and nutrition
  • Pain management
  • Catheter and continence management
  • Home health assessments
  • Patient safety and fall prevention

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

ED visits
Mercy Home Health patients had less visits to the emergency room than patients who had received services from other home health agencies.

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Pain Decrease
Nearly all Mercy Home Health patients have seen a decrease in pain after receiving our services.

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Improved wounds
Almost every Mercy Home Health patient’s post-op wounds improved or healed after receiving our services.

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