Home Care Services - Wilkes-Barre
Home Health, Medical Staffing, Senior Care, Respite & More
To schedule your No-Obligation in-home evaluation, or to learn more about home care services available in Wilkes-Barre and throughout North Eastern PA, call our office at (570) 883-9773 or fill out the simple form on this page and we will contact you soon.
Interim HealthCare of Wilkes-Barre provides a wide range of skilled home healthcare services. Whether in need of Infusion Therapy, Wound Care, Skilled Nursing or other in-home services, our clients can remain in the comfort of their home while they are recovering from a hospital stay or if they just need some additional assistance and support to continue to live independently in North eastern Pennsylvania. Home care in Pennsylvania is typically less expensive and more convenient than staying in a hospital or rehab facility. According to national surveys, it’s what most people say they would choose if they needed additional help. Wouldn’t you?
As they get older, seniors will tell you that they want to stay at home rather than be confined to a rehabilitation center, nursing facility, or hospital. That’s why we offer personalized Non-Medical Senior Care &Support throughout North Eastern Pennsylvania that allows seniors to stay in their own homes with the independence and dignity that they deserve. The primary mission of our elder care professionals is to assist seniors with the everyday chores that can become more difficult as they age. Our Senior Care Services ensure that your loved ones will receive the care they need to thrive in their daily lives.
At Interim HealthCare of Wilkes-Barre, we understand the physical, mental and emotional demands of being a family caregiver. Giving so much of yourself can be overwhelming at times, caregiver burnout is very common. In order to provide the best care possible for your loved one, it is essential to take a break from care from time to time. That's why we provide Respite to family caregivers in North Eastern Pennsylvania
Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia, and affects the memory, thinking and behavior of an estimated 5.4 million Americans, according to the Alzheimer's Association. Symptoms of Alzheimer's disease typically start to set in when the patient is over the age of 60. When symptoms such as forgetfulness or thinking problems develop before age 60, it is classified as early onset Alzheimer's disease.
Today, the challenges of staffing have become much more complex. Facilities and other organizations have a growing need for qualified health care staff and employees are looking for more control with their careers. Interim HealthCare has become a leader in the development of a supplemental workforce. Our success is based on our ability to recruit the best professionals and our responsiveness to the needs of the community, since we are locally owned and operated. Our commitment to building strong relationships with both clients and our employees is what makes Interim a staffing leader. From extended block contracts to per diem shifts, our nurses and other health care professionals have job flexibility to meet their needs while achieving a high level of value for each of our customers.
Home Infusion Therapy involves the administration of drugs and other medicines by either intravenous (IV) routes into the bloodstream or a tube inserted in the patient's stomach or intestine. Once you receive a prescription for home infusion therapy from your doctor, our specially trained home care nurses can deliver this specialized treatment in the comfort of your own home.
Home based therapy, including physical, occupational and speech therapy, in the Wilkes-Barre, PA region allows clients to develop independence with daily activities in a convenient and comfortable setting, allowing families to be closely involved in the rehabilitation process.
Interim HealthCare of Wilkes-Barre's Enterostomal Therapy (Wound Care) program utilizes an interdisciplinary team directed by a registered nurse. This team facilitates collaboration among the hospital, physician, insurer and home care provider.