We are proud to provide home health care to patients in need and their loved ones in the Norwood, MA area.
Encompass Health’s home health services deliver home-based care that adapts fluidly to our patient’s needs. We provide seamless transitions for patients resulting in superior outcomes such as lowering the risk of infection, lessening the likelihood of future hospitalizations and improving overall quality of life.
We believe that access to patient information is critical to delivering high-quality home care. Encompass Health Connection, our secure, web-based portal, allows physicians and clinical care teams to review every step of a patient’s care. This detailed system creates visibility into patient diagnoses, orders, medications and overall progress.
Our nurses deliver specialized care related to each patient’s specific injury or illness.
Our physical therapists help patients increase their physical function, mobility, strength, balance and safety by designing specialized testing and exercises.
Our occupational therapists design activity-based therapy to promote a patient’s independence in self-care, home management and work skills.
Our speech-language pathologists help patients address speech and voice functions, swallowing, memory and cognition, and language and communication.
Our medical social workers provide an assessment of social and emotional factors and also assist with obtaining needed community resources.
Our home health aides provide personal care to patients through assistance with activities of daily living when skilled services are provided.
When it comes to home health, having the right software solutions and resources makes a big difference in patient care. Our state-of-the-art software allows us to provide a superior in-home experience by enabling secure, compliant, reliable and organized communication between patients and their care team. The result is unparalleled care through simple processes and comprehensive information management.
During home health and hospice visits, our clinicians utilize Homecare Homebase, a state-of-the-art software solution that provides care teams easy access to the patient’s electronic medical record, real-time data, medications and other helpful information. This creates a circle of care that seamlessly connects the physician, caregiver and patient to optimize patient care and drastically improve outcomes.
Through a third-party software solution, we have access to extensive home health clinical data that helps our teams better manage and plan care for patients who may have ongoing care needs. These tools help communication across teams, streamline processes and improve the overall patient experience. They also support improved follow up communication with at-risk patients after they are discharged
Our web-based portal delivers increased transparency into a patient’s medical history, progress and customized plan of care. Encompass Connection brings clarity and collaboration to the home health experience.
If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us.
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Meet our home health & hospice leadership team.