Home Health Care Agency Minneapolis, MN
Centric Healthcare Is The Premier Home Health Agency Serving Minneapolis, Minnesota and the surrounding cities.
One of the most difficult decisions you may have to make is choosing to use home health care services for your loved one. Here at Centric Healthcare, we understand these tough decisions, and to ease the discomfort, we pride ourselves on being the premier home health agency serving Minneapolis, Minnesota, and the surrounding cities. We provide our clients with the highest quality home health care and private duty nursing available to the residents of the Minneapolis area.
Our comprehensive home health care services available to the residents of the Minneapolis area are of the highest quality, and we deliver all of our services with compassion, excellence
The passionate care provided by Centric Healthcare empowers our clients to enjoy an independent life that is full of purpose and well-being. Our primary priority is our clients, and we provide our services with compassion, respect
Centric Healthcare is licensed by the Minnesota Department of Health, and we proudly serve those in Minneapolis, MN, and the surrounding cities. As one of the primary home health care providers, we have provided private duty nursing and other home care services to clients throughout the Minneapolis area. We understand that our clients have their own unique set of needs, and we ensure that their personalized care plan is developed to meet their individual health goals.
Why Centric Healthcare?
Access to Daily Care Specialists
Access to pediatric medical professionals ensures you are able to receive optimal care.
With our emergency line, you enjoy around-the-clock access to highly-trained medical specialists.
Thanks to extensive, ongoing training, our caregivers are constantly learning new ways to meet all of your health care needs.
By assessing your unique medical needs, our specialists are able to create customized treatment plans that improve your physical and mental well-being.
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We Are a Trusted Partner
Thanks to our strong relationships with numerous medical facilities, we have become a trusted partner in the healthcare community.
Therapeutics for a Variety of Conditions
Enjoy access to specialists who have unique knowledge and experience in treating patients with a wide range of conditions, including depression and anxiety.
Professional & Friendly Staff
On Call 24/7
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Home health care services are essential in playing a part in allowing the elderly and those with special needs to remain in their homes. Home health care is ideal for those who are aging, disabled, chronically ill or recovering from surgery. Centric Healthcare provides a wide range of services to those in the Minneapolis, MN, area, including:
Minneapolis PCA Services
Personal care assistants (PCA) provide home care services for those who don’t require specialized medical attention but are experiencing issues with mobility and other functions that make it difficult for them to complete everyday tasks. Our PCA home care services may include:
- Assistance with meal preparations and eating
- Personal hygiene
- Assistance with safely moving around the home
- Accompanying patients to medical appointments
- Light cleaning and household chores
Minneapolis Private Duty Nursing
Private duty nursing is a skilled nursing service that is designed to assist our clients in managing their complex medical needs and conditions. We offer private nursing care for various shifts that range from two hours a day up to 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our private duty nursing providers are experienced caregivers including registered nurses (RNs) or licensed practical nurses (LPNs). Our home care nursing is available for individuals who have experienced a traumatic accident, critical illness or have gone through
- Wound care
- N-G tube care
- Ventilator care
- Tracheostomy care
- Medication and injection administration
- Respiratory treatments
- Feeding tube care
- Catheter and ostomy care
Minneapolis Home Health Services
Centric Healthcare offers home health services that are ideal for individuals who prefer to remain in the privacy and comfort of their own home. Our knowledgeable and friendly home care providers can visit you or your loved one for regularly scheduled appointments to help with a vast array of services, including ADLs (activities of daily living). One of the benefits of home health services is companionship. Whether it is to watch a movie, play games or simply have a general conversation, our home health services will help you or your loved one remain socially active.
Minneapolis Physical Therapy
One of the most essential parts of recovery is physical therapy, especially for those who are bedridden, have suffered a stroke or have had a major injury. Centric Healthcare provides in-home physical therapy, which allows you to heal in the comfort of your home. When working with our physical therapy home health care providers, you will have help achieving the goals you and your medical team have set.
Minneapolis Speech Therapy
Individuals who have suffered a stroke, long-term illness or traumatic injury often experience speech problems as well as difficulties with voice control or swallowing. These aftereffects can often interfere with the healing process as well as make individuals feel self-conscious. Our home care speech therapy services may include speech retraining, swallowing exercises, techniques to prevent choking, memory exercises and communication techniques, all of which can have a significant impact on the healing process.
Minneapolis Occupational Therapy
The ability to handle everyday tasks, such as doing the dishes or going to the mailbox is often difficult for people who have suffered an accident or a stroke. Occupational therapy is extremely beneficial in helping you regain the ability to independently do self-care activities. Occupational therapy assists you with regaining the strength and mobility to safely bath, dress independently and complete other personal tasks. It is essential in helping to improve your strength and flexibility as well as safely use adaptive equipment.
Minneapolis Mental Health Services
In order to achieve total wellness, we must be both mentally and physically healthy. Unfortunately, there are various factors that can negatively impact your mental health, including physical health problems that can exacerbate mental health problems. Here at Centric Healthcare, we recognize and understand the importance of having good mental health and the relationship it has to your overall well-being, which is why we offer mental health counseling services. The treatment of mental health symptoms is a critical factor in making a full and complete recovery.
Minneapolis Acupuncture Therapy
Throughout history, acupuncture therapy has been the primary healing method for Eastern cultures, and it is now becoming widely accepted in Western culture as well. Acupuncture therapy is commonly used in combination with other forms of therapy. Acupuncture therapy has been shown to be highly effective in treating a variety of health conditions, including respiratory conditions and neurological disorders as well as chronic pain resulting from health issues such as arthritis.
Minneapolis Skilled Nursing Care
Skilled nursing care is often associated with nursing homes or acute care centers, when in fact it is actually referencing the higher level of care that patients need when they are recovering at home or a facility. We offer skilled nursing care for a wide range of needs that can be carried out in various settings such as a hospital, nursing home or recovery center as well as providing care for those who prefer to remain in their own home. Our team of professional skilled nurses can assist you with a number of health needs, including wound care, medication management, administration of intravenous medications and catheter and ostomy care.
Minneapolis Medical Nutrition Therapy
In order for your body to function correctly, it requires fuel. Proper nutrition is essential for a wide range of functions including the ability to ease the symptoms of several health problems, such as diabetes and high blood pressure. Our registered dieticians are experienced and knowledgeable in the type of nutrients your body requires. The quickest way to give your body the fuel it needs is by changing your diet to include healthy options, and medical nutrition therapy can assist you in understanding the changes in your diet that may be necessary.
Minneapolis Medication Therapy Management
One of our most common home health care services is medication therapy management. This home care service will give you peace of mind in knowing that someone is monitoring the side effects and dangers that may occur from drug interactions as well as assist with organizing the medications you take. An added benefit of medication therapy management is that when there are changes in your health conditions, changes in medications are usually necessary, and a medication therapy management member can evaluate the changes and help you understand the changes.
Minneapolis Medical Social Worker
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Frequently Asked Questions About Home Health Care
What is Home Health Care?
Home health care services are different for everyone, but they basically include various support services that allow you to live safely and independently in your own home. There is a common misconception that home health care services are only for people who are confined to their home or are bedridden. The truth is, home care services are ideal for those who are aging and need varying degrees of assistance in order to continue living independently and for those recovering from a medical illness, have a disability or special needs, or are managing a chronic health issue.
Home health care services are customized to meet the needs of the individual and may include various services, including PCA assistants and private duty nursing. Home health care is available for short-term or long-term assistance, depending on the individual’s needs. In many situations, home health care services are there to help you achieve the highest quality living conditions possible. Home health care can help with the management of an ongoing medical condition and provide the safety required for independent living.
Home health care services may help to reduce the need for unnecessary hospitalizations as well as assist in your recovery following a hospital stay, an illness or an injury. Home health care services can include:
- Assistance with safely managing household tasks
- Assistance with daily activities, such as personal hygiene and dressing
- Therapy and rehabilitative services
- Long-term or short-term nursing care for illness, disability or disease
How to Qualify for Home Health Care
In order for Minneapolis, MN, residents to qualify for home health care, you need to meet the following conditions:
- You must have a physician’s order determining that you need medical care in your home
- You require at least one of the following: physical therapy, skilled nursing care, speech therapy, occupational therapy, or assistance with daily living activities, such as bathing due to physical limitations or safety reasons
- Your physician must certify that you are typically unable to leave your home or are homebound
- Your physician must regularly review and sign your plan of care
It is important to note that when you are qualifying for home health care services, although you must be homebound, this does not mean that you are physically forbidden to leave your home. This does mean that when leaving your home, there is a safety risk to your physical health or well-being or that the process of leaving is overwhelming or exhausting.
Does Medicare Cover Home Health Care?
Medicare in the U.S. is the government’s health care coverage for those who are over the age of 65. In the majority of situations, Medicare typically covers about one-half of all the medical costs for the elderly, such as hospital visits, doctor appointments, medical equipment and some nursing care. Medicare may provide payment for skilled services as well, such as therapy and home nursing, if there is a need for skilled nursing and you are homebound. To qualify for Medicare home health care benefits, you must meet the following requirements:
- Be under the care of a physician and receive services under a plan of care that has been established by and routinely reviewed by a doctor.
- Your doctor certifies your need for physical therapy, intermittent skilled nursing care (other than blood draws), speech-language pathology services and continued occupational therapy, and the home health care agency that will be providing services to you is approved by Medicare.
- Your doctor has certified you to be homebound, which mean you have difficulties leaving your home without assistance, such as with a cane, wheelchair, special transportation or the assistance of another person.
- Part of the certification for eligibility includes documentation from your doctor or other health care professionals that they have had a face-to-face meeting with you within a specified time frame and that the encounter was in regard to the reason you are requiring home health care services.
Why We Love Minneapolis, Minnesota
From a dramatic riverfront skyline to three professional sports stadiums within a 1.3-mile radius and art on almost every corner, there is so much to love about Minneapolis, MN. Although Minneapolis is considered to be the largest of the Twin Cities (Minneapolis and St. Paul), it is far from being a concrete jungle like many other large cities. In fact, the city is abundantly rich in water and includes 13 lakes, waterfalls, creeks and the Mississippi River. Minneapolis has all four seasons, and there is something for everyone to do during all four of them. Living in Minneapolis means that wherever you are, you’re never further than six blocks from a park, excellent food is around every corner, and the neighborhoods are known for their friendly residents.
What Does Minneapolis Have to Offer?
Minnesota is the leading state for most golfers per capita, so it has become a nationally known golfing destination. As well known and amazing as the golf courses are in Minneapolis, the city has much more to offer, including but certainly not limited to:
- The iconic sculpture garden near Loring Park, which also happens to be the perfect place to catch a sunset on the skyline of the Mississippi River. Loring Park is also known for hosting some of the best festivals in the city, including an art fair and Holidazzle.
- The Walker Art Center, which is one of the most visited contemporary and modern art museums in the country. After you take in the art, you can stroll up to the roof to play a game of mini-golf or simply relax in one of the rooftop gardens.
- Theodore Wirth Park, which is 740 acres and the largest park in Minneapolis. There are activities year-round at the park, including fishing, picnicking and cycling, and there is also a bird sanctuary and a beach.
- The Minneapolis Farmers Market on Lyndale, which is the original farmers market in the Twin Cities. It first opened in 1876, it’s still the largest farmers market in the area, and it’s open all year. The farmer’s market has themed days, live music and, of course, fresh in-season produce.
There are few cities that celebrate the outdoors
The process of choosing a home health care provider can be an overwhelming and scary process, so please know that we understand. If you need any information, have questions or concerns about the services available to the residents of Minneapolis, MN, and the surrounding cities or the qualifications necessary for home care services, please feel free to contact us by phone or online. We will be happy to assist you in any way we can. We are happily available to address any of your concerns.
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