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Home Health Care

Home Health Care

Tanner Home Health provides comprehensive, quality healthcare services in the security and comfort of your home. This alternative can reduce or eliminate lengthy and expensive hospitalization and the inconvenience of frequent trips to the doctor's office. Tanner Home Health skilled professionals include registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, home health aides, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists and medical social workers who provide a wide range of quality care and are on call 24 hours a day.

Overview

Tanner Home Health professionals are on-call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to answer questions and provide assistance in your home. We have one single focus: Quality care for our patients.

Tanner Home Health provides care in the service region of Carroll, Coweta, Douglas, Haralson, Heard and Paulding counties. For more information, select the Locations tab to contact one of our regional offices.

You may be eligible for home health care if you are currently enrolled in the Medicare or Medicaid programs and meet certain guidelines. These guidelines usually include: requiring considerable assistance and effort to leave home; needing skilled care by a nurse, physical therapist, or speech therapist; or being under the care of a physician.

Tanner will research private insurance or HMO (Health Maintenance Organization) eligibility at no charge.

Services

Tanner Home Health offers a variety of services to meet patients’ comprehensive healthcare needs in the comfort and security of their own homes, including:

Skilled nursing

  • Wound care, dressing changes (certified wound/ostomy nurse)
  • Administration of intramuscular (IM) and subcutaneous medications
  • Diabetic education—diet teaching, self glucose monitoring, self insulin administration
  • Venipuncture for lab studies
  • Intravenous (IV) therapy
  • Monitoring and teaching medication regimen
  • Assessment of home environment
  • Telehealth

Home health aide

  • Personal care: bathing and comfort measure
  • Feeding
  • Maintenance of patient care area

Physical therapy

  • Gait training
  • Therapeutic exercise
  • Cardiopulmonary physical therapy
  • Prosthetic therapy
  • Assessment of home environment for possible need of durable medical equipment

Occupational therapy

  • Muscle re-education
  • Perceptual motor training
  • Fine motor coordination
  • Neurodevelopment treatment
  • Sensory treatment

Speech therapy

  • Auditory processing
  • Verbal language expressing
  • Pragmatic skills
  • Augmentative/alternative communication

Medical social services

  • Assessment of social and emotional factors
  • Counseling for long-range planning
  • Community resource planning
  • Intervention towards management of terminal illness

Along with the above, Tanner Health System also offers Tanner Hospice Care.

For more information

If you would like more information about the services we provide, please contact us at 770.834.5438. Licensed by the state of Georgia and certified by Medicare and Medicaid. Accredited by the Joint Commission.

Tanner Health System adheres to an equal opportunity policy for all persons seeking admission as a client or looking for employment opportunities. Tanner does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin or disability.

Locations

If you would like more information about Tanner Home Health, please contact us at any of the following locations:

Home Health Care in Bremen
Phone: 770.646.0062

Home Health Care in Carrollton
Phone:  770.834.5438

Tanner Health System also offers hospice care, which enables patients to carry on an alert, pain-free life and manage other symptoms so that their last days may be spent with dignity.

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