November is National Home Care and Hospice Month

November 20, 2012

With our aging population, the demand for home healthcare is on the rise. Millions of Americans received in-home healthcare each year. In honor of their dedicated providers, Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare joins the National Association for Home Care and Hospice in celebrating November as National Home Care Month.  

“We’re proud of our outstanding team, and our recent national listing on the HomeCare Elite Top 500 list of agencies,” said Lora Clark, executive director of Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare. “We work closely with physicians to give their patients the best possible care in an ideal setting – the comfort of their own homes.”

Through technological advances, home-delivered healthcare has grown far beyond basic professional nursing and homecare aide services. Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare offers skilled nursing, physical, occupational and speech therapy, mental health, Alzheimer’s and dementia services, telemedicine and medical social services as well as home medical supply education and personal care. The staff is highly-trained in cardiac, diabetes, wound and post-operative care.

Floyd Memorial Home Healthcare is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care, Inc. (ACHC) and is exceptionally rated by Medicare and the Home Health Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HHCAHPS®). For more information, call (812) 948-7447.