Services

At Transitions Home Health and Private Care, we approach all patients as individuals, carefully assessing the client’s physical, financial, social and psychological needs. We will work closely with caregivers and physicians to develop a personalized plan of care and assign a professional that best matches the needs of the client. The plan of care will outline the services, frequency and duration of visits, and will coordinate with our internal and external health providers as necessary. After a caregiver is assigned, our agency performs routine follow-up visits at your home to make sure all expectations are being met.
Our comprehensive home health and home care services include:


Skilled Nursing

Skilled Nursing

Many patients require assistance to manage, observe, and evaluate their care. Our skilled nursing services are provided by RNs or LPNs. They help improve conditions or prevent a current condition from worsening. Some of our skilled nursing services include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Initial Assessment and Evaluations
  • Pre and Post-Operative Care
  • Vital Sign Obtaining and Monitoring
  • Urinary Catheter Care/Change
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Diabetic Care/Teaching
  • Wound Care/Dressing Change
  • Wound Vac Competent Care
  • Lab Draws
  • Tube Feeding/G-tube Care and Teaching
  • Medication Management/Teaching/Administration
  • Other Services as Needed


Medication Management

Medication Management

Medications prescribed by your physician, when taken correctly, support the healing process. Knowledge and education about medications are key to maximizing their safety and effectiveness. Our home care team can oversee the administration of prescribed medications, educate the patient and family on proper dosages, frequency and side effecte, evaluate therapeutic responses to medications, assess for duplicate medications or drug interactions, and assist indeveloping a medication schedule to enhance compliance.


Personal Home Care

Personal Home Care

Our compassionate, trustworthy and certified Home Health Aides and Personal Care Attendants are available to assist with dressing, eating, grooming, toileting, ambulating, medication reminders and light housekeeping. They are trained in all areas of personal care needs, are CPR certified and have met all requirements for employment, including background checks. They work hand in hand with our nurses and therapists to ensure that each patient’s care plan is carried out according to the wishes of the patient, their family and the patient’s physician. Our personal home care team is here to give you peace of mind, knowing that your loved one is in good hands.


Wound Care

Wound Care

Our skilled clinicians are experienced in caring for and managing a variety of wound conditions in order to speed recovery, increase patient independence and comfort, and reduce the incidence of wound recurrence, complications and infection. We provide care for common wound conditions, including pressure ulcers, vascular and diabetic ulcers, surgical wounds, fistulas, and skin breakdown due to incontinence.


Disease and Injury Care Education

Disease and Injury Care Education

Family caregivers are critical partners in caring for homebound clients who are aging, or have chronic illnesses or disabilities. Caregiver knowledge can have a substantial impact on the patient’s care, quality of life and safety. Strengthening the caregiver’s confidence in healthcare knowledge, medical terminology, and intervention skills will reduce risk and support improved outcomes.


Additional Services

Additional Services
  • Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care
  • Cardiac Care
  • Catheter Change and Care
  • Companion Care
  • Diabetes Care and Education
  • Disease and Injury Care Education
  • Hospital Discharge/ Transfer Assistance
  • Home Infusion Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Medical Staffing Services
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Ostomy Management
  • Palliative Care
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Personal Home Care
  • Physical Therapy
  • Post Hospital/Post Surgery Care
  • Private Duty Nursing
  • Respiratory Care
  • Respite Care
  • Sitter Services
  • Skilled Nursing Care
  • Wound Care

For more information on our home health and homecare services in the Fitchburg area, call us at (978) 345-4869 or contact us here.