Homebound Health Services
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 35 years. We have a proven record of success. Pointe Coupee Homebound Health has also been named a 2018 HHCAHPS Honors Elite recipient, a prestigious award recognizing home health agencies that continuously provide quality care as measured from the patient’s point of view.
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 Social Worker services, and Personal Care Attendant services for patients with a wide variety of illnesses and conditions.
If your doctor or health care professional tells you that you need home care, don’t come home without us!
Wound care including management of negative pressure devices
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
Medication management, injection administration teaching
Low vision education
YOU MAY NEED HOME HEALTH CARE IF YOU ARE CONSIDERED HOMEBOUND AND YOU ARE:
Frequently hospitalized or visiting the emergency room
Taking multiple medications with frequent medication changes
Forgetting to take medications and/or injections or need instructions on administering your own injections
Having a decline in personal hygiene including trouble dressing or bathing
Recently home from the hospital or nursing home
Experiencing a notable weight loss
Recently diagnosed with a new condition or illness
Experiencing unstable vital signs, such as an uncontrolled blood pressure
Experiencing a problem with low vision
Having a joint replaced or heart surgery
In need of wound care