Pointe Coupee Homebound Health Services

(225) 638-5717

If your doctor or health care professional tells you that you need home care. Don’t come home without
us! Remember it is Your Choice…Your Health….Your Agency!

Pointe Coupee Homebound Health has been serving the citizens of Pointe Coupee, as well as parts of Iberville, West Baton Rouge, West Feliciana and Avoyelles parishes for over 30 years.  We have a proven record of success. Our Agency was selected as “one of the top 500 home health agencies in the United States, by HomeCare Elite, in 2014”.Pointe Coupee Homebound Health has  also been named a 2014 HHCAHPS Honors recipient, a prestigious award recognizing home health agencies that continuously provide quality care as measured from the patient’s point of view.

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Our staff is highly professional and provides service above and beyond what is required. Pointe Coupee Homebound Health Services provides Nursing Care, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Medical SocialWorker services, and Personal Care Attendant services for patients with a wide variety of illnesses and conditions.

Services Provided Include:
  • Wound Care including management of negative pressure devices
  • IV Therapy
  • Advanced Illness Management- Alternative to hospice care
  • Epidural Pain Pump Management
  • Chronic and Acute Disease Management for Diabetes, CHF, COPD, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and others
  • Monitoring of PT/INR in the home for patients on “blood thinners”
  • After surgery care: including use of specific joint replacement protocols and heart surgery protocols
  • VITALSTIM Therapy
  • Medication Management, Injection Administration Teaching
  • Low Vision Education
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation

 

You May Need Home Health Care if You Are Considered Homebound and:
  • Frequently hospitalized or visiting the Emergency Room?
  • Take multiple medications with frequent medication changes?
  • Forget to take medications and/or injections? Or need instruction on administering your own injections?
  • Have a decline in personal hygiene including trouble dressing or bathing?
  • Recently home from the hospital or nursing home?
  • Have a notable weight loss?
  • Recently diagnosed with a new condition or illness?
  • Have unstable vital signs, such as an uncontrolled blood pressure?
  • Have a problem with low vision?
  • Having a joint replaced or heart surgery?
  • In need of wound care?
Service Areas:
  • Batchelor
  • Blanks
  • Bueche
  • Erwinville
  • Fordoche
  • Glynn
  • Grosse Tete
  • Innis
  • Jarreau
  • LaBarre
  • Lakeland
  • Lettsworth
  • Livonia
  • Lottie
  • Maringouin
  • Morganza
  • New Roads
  • Oscar
  • Port Allen
  • Rosedale
  • Rougon
  • Torbert
  • Ventress
  • Simmesport
  • St. Francisville

Both our home health care and hospice care agencies frequently receive referrals for physicians and facilities in our local areas but also from out of town physicians and facilities. The out of town areas include but are not limited to Baton Rouge, Brusly, Bunkie, Opelousas, Lafayette, Marksville, New Orleans, Plaquemine, and Zachary just to name a few.