Jefferson Community Health & Life Home Health


There are many advantages to patients receiving health care in their homes. Home health care may offer a patient more privacy, convenience, comfort, shorter recovery time and lower costs.

Home Health is a service offered by Jefferson Community Health & Life which provides ideal services for the homebound person who needs the skilled services of a nurse or therapist.

Services


  • Bathing
  • Bowel/bladder training
  • Catheter care
  • Colostomy care
  • Contacts for equipment
  • Decubitus care
  • Dressing changes
  • Injections
  • Irrigations
  • IV therapy
  • Life Assist personal medical alert system
  • Nutritional guidance
  • Obtaining lab specimens
  • Patient and family education
  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Sterile techniques

Hours of Service


  • Office:

    Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

  • Home visits:

    Hours scheduled as needed by patients for care

Staff

Lori Ohlde, RN

Lori Ohlde, RN

Home Health Director

Beth Hansmire, RN

Beth Hansmire, RN

Jason Trimm, RN

Jason Trimm, RN

In order to receive home health, the patient must be under the care of a physician, and may not be in a hospital or nursing home. Home health may be paid through Medicare, Medicaid, private health insurance or by the patient. Specific guidelines must be met for services to qualify for Medicaid, Medicare and insurance reimbursement. For confirmation on the acceptance of your insurance, you may call 402.729.6857 to check with our office staff.

For any other questions or for more information, please call 402.729.6857.

Home Health does not discriminate based on age, race, creed or national origin.