Waiver Nursing Services
Waiver Nursing Services is a new service being offered by Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities for consumers that meet the qualifications for skilled nursing services.
Our goal for this service is to provide the best possible medical care to your loved ones with ongoing medical needs due to chronic illness, injury, or disability in the comfort of their own homes.
Home Health Connection’s Waiver Nursing Services (WNS) enables consumers with complex medical conditions to receive the specialized care they need.
We know that many of the conditions that require nursing care present not only medical challenge, but psychological and emotional challenges, too. First-class medical care is only part of what we can provide. It’s the trust, reassurance, and hope that our nurses bring the entire family that is often most valuable. When a Home Health Connection Nurse comes into your home, he or she comes into your life. We take that privilege very seriously and are committed to earning your trust with every visit.
We provide a full spectrum of care, meaning that as a patient’s medical needs change, services can change with them, making Home Health Connection an ideal partner in providing quality care for those who need it most.
Home Health Connection WNS services include, but not limited to:
- Performing personal care (bathing, grooming, etc.)
- Assisting with mobility
- Providing transfer assistance
- Preparing meals and feeding
- Escorting to appointments
- Controlling infections
- Preventing falls
- Assisting with ambulation
- Monitoring vital signs
- Measuring height and weight
- Preventing pressure ulcers
- Performing dressing changes
- Medication management
- Ventilator management
- Brain and spinal cord injuries
- Orthopedic disorders
- Diabetes management
- Tracheotomy care
- Wound care
- Short Bowl Syndrome
- Genetic disorders
We work closely with our clients’ physicians and other health care providers to ensure the highest quality of care is delivered, as well as to meet the physical and emotional needs of the clients we serve.
Our expert WNS nursing care is always provided by experienced Home Health Connection nurses, either RNs or LPNs. We are committed to delivering the highest quality care possible, and to ensure that, we have a very strict hiring standards and on going training and education for our nurses and all of our caregivers.
Being a Home Health Connection client also means you’ll have access to on-call support any time you need it, 24 hours a day. And because Home Health Connection offers other types of home care such as intermittent skilled nursing visits and therapy services, you can have a peace of mind knowing that no matter your specific situation, Home Health Connection has care options to meet your needs.