Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio develops customized home healthcare plans for each of its patients. But whether the goal is to provide wound care, monitor vital signs or administer treatment, care plans have one thing in common. They all focus on keeping the patient safe from harm.
Throughout the industry, in both acute and post-acute care settings, top priorities for healthcare professionals are guaranteeing patient safety and providing quality care. For home health professionals, ensuring a safe environment allows patients to regain optimal health and independence.
Managing chronic disease has never been easy for physicians – not only because of the complexities of the disease process, but also because of the noncompliance of patients to prescribed treatment. Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio can help.
Caring for an ailing loved one at home is a challenge under any circumstances. But those who care for individuals with mental illness often bear a particularly heavy burden.
Caring for a loved one at home can be emotionally and physically exhausting. With all focus going to the patient, the caregiver’s own needs often slip to the bottom of the list of priorities. What results is compassion fatigue and, if left unaddressed, complete burnout.