Frequently Asked Questions
Aureus Home CareWhat is Home Health Care?
Home health care provides services to people recovering from an illness, surgery, or rehabilitation who may need ongoing assistance andmonitoring in the comfort of their own home. Under Medicare rules, a person qualifies for in-home care if he or she is homebound and needs skilled medical care.How does a person qualify for In-Home Nursing Care or Therapy?
One of the best ways to find out if you or someone you know qualifies for in-home care is to callAureus Home Care at 1(877) 831 9612 and talk to our trained staff or fill out our contact Us page.How do you know if you need In-Home Healthcare?
If you, or someone you love, recently has had surgery, changed medications, has been hospitalized, has had trouble with maintaining balance, or has been diagnosed with a new illness, it may be time for in-home care.What services does Aureus Home Care provide?
Aureus Home Care provides a full range of in-home healthcare services that include skilled nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, medical social services, as well as a wide range of specialized programs and progressive treatments.Do I have to be hospitalized to have home health?
An individual is not required to have been hospitalized or discharged from a skilled nursing facility before they can receive home health care. Most patients are referred directly from their doctor’s office.Can I just receive rehabilitative services at home?
Yes, a nurse, physical or occupational therapist can be sent to a patient’s home to evaluate for home safety and recommend assistive devicesfor a patient. Generally, the therapist, along with the physician, will develop a home exercise program to fit the patient’s needs.What services does the nurse provide?
The nurse, under the direction of the physician, will assess and instruct clients/families on wound care, disease process, self-injections, medication side effects, nutrition, IV therapy and other treatments or procedures needed at the patient's home.Does Aureus Home Care work with doctors?
Yes we do. Our dedicated and skilled clinicians help coordinate the care your doctor prescribes. In support of your doctor's orders, we develop a written plan for your care. It explains what services you will receive in order to reach your best physical, mental, and social well-being. At Healthcare Plus, we pride ourselves on staying in touch with your doctor. In fact, your doctor will be able to access your visit notes 24/7 through our secure, online, HIPAA-compliant Physician Portal.How do I schedule my first visit?
Talk to your doctor or call Aurues Home Care at 1(877) 831 9612. Once we receive a physician's order for care, we will set a date and time for your first visit from a Registered Nurse. We will do our best to accommodate any schedule request you may have.What should I do in case of an emergency?
In case of an emergency, have someone contact your doctor, or if necessary call 9-1-1.What should I do if I am admitted to the hospital?
If you are admitted to the hospital, please have someone contact the Aureus Home Care at 1(877) 831 9612 to inform us of your status. When you return home, please call our office again to restart services and continue care.
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