therapy to home
Recovering from hip, knee, shoulder surgery
Goals of Therapists
-Build your range of motion, strength and endurance
-Acclimate you back to your home environment
-Improve ambulation and transfers
-Increase activity level
-Education for you and your family
Additional Services Include:
Skilled Nursing – Clinical assessment of your post-op status, incision and wound care, and education.
Home Health Aide – Assist with personal care, ambulation, and reinforce the home exercise program.
Social Services – Assist with additional community resources and provide emotional support.
Occupational Therapy – Assist with activities of daily living, work simplification and joint protection strategies.
Speech Therapy – Clinical assessment followed by exercises to help with swallowing, speech, language and cognitive communication
Continua’s Home Health clinicians are trained and experienced in wound management. Our goal is to improve healing time, prevent complications and improve outcomes. We take a multi-disciplinary approach to treat wounds and the underlying disease process causing the wounds.
- Patient and caregiver education
- Communication with treating physician
- Nutrition management
- Pain management
- Home Health Aide services for personal care
- IV therapy
- Medication management
- Negative pressure wound therapy
- Pressure ulcer management
Maintaining a high level of mobility is essential to aging successfully.
fall prevention progam
Falls pose a major threat to your health and independence. Each year in the United States, nearly one-third of older adults experience a fall… a major threat to your health and independence. Falls can result in serious injuries such as hip fractures or head trauma that require hospitalization.
Our Stand Strong Program includes:
- Patient education
- Medication review
- Home safety assessment and home modification
- Exercises that improve mobility, strength and balance
- Individualized care plan