Skilled Nursing

Skilled Nursing in Columbus OH

As a Home Healthcare Service Company, Supreme Touch HHS‘ primary role is to provide both skilled nursing and other therapeutic services to patients in the privacy of their home. For Home Health Care in Columbus Ohio , we have on staff Competent Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Home Health Aides (HHA), State Tested Nursing Assistants (STNAs), and Homemakers. Our Staff are well trained to provide skilled nursing care to our clients.

The need for a skilled nurse in the home arises under such circumstances as when an individual is:

  • Home bound and confined to one’s home
  • Under the care of a physician or
  • Receiving services under a plan of care established and periodically reviewed by a physician or
  • In need of skilled nursing care on an intermittent basis

The Responsibilities of a skilled nurse in the home include:

  • Making the initial evaluation visit to the patient
  • Re-evaluating the needs of the patient regularly
  • Initiating and revising the planned nursing care
  • Providing more specialized nursing care such as Diabetes care and Education
  • Medication Management and Education
  • Post-Operative care
  • Phlebotomy (blood extraction) and simple blood tests
  • Wound Vac. (Vacuum Assisted Closure) for Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) and
  • VAC Dressing
  • Planning for preventative care and any other rehabilitative needs
  • Preparing clinical notes and communicating any changes in care to the medical team involved in the patients care