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Homemaker / Home Care Aide

Care provided in your home, where you need it, remember to ask for us by name.

Nursing Service

Registered Nurses work closely with your Physician to provide health care in your home. Our nurses are on call 24 hours a day seven days a week. Wright County Public Health Nurses live and work in your county.

Services include but not limited to:

  • Injection/Blood Draws
  • Ostomy Therapy
  • Wound Care/Certified Wound
  • Care Nurse
  • Diabetic Teaching
  • Medication Management
  • Post-Surgical Care
  • Health Teaching for Clients & Families
  • IV Therapy
  • Tracheotomy Care
  • Mental Health
  • Home Telemonitoring

Aide Service

  • Certified Home Care Aides
  • Homemaker Service
  • Assisting with personal care such as bathing, skin care, shampoo, exercises.
  • Assisting with light housekeeping and laundering.

Community Services

Provided by Wright County Health Department:

  • Community Health Education
  • Screening clinics for blood pressure, blood sugar, and cholesterol.
  • Immunization Clinics/Flu Vaccine
  • Communicable disease investigation, follow-up and prevention
  • Maternal and Child Health Services
  • Expanded services for families with children
  • Environmental Health Services
  • Case Management Services
  • Waiver Services Available

Other Services

Provided by Wright County Health Department:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Enterostomal Therapy
  • Dietician
  • Speech Therapy
  • Medical Social Worker

Referrals

Referral or requests for service may be made by physicians, nurses, social and health agencies, families, individuals, and friends. Call 515-532-3461 or 1-800-944-1713.

Cost

Services may be paid for by:

  • Medicare or Medicaid
  • Medicaid Waiver Programs
  • Private Insurance
  • Elderbridge Area Agency on Aging
  • Veterans Administration
  • State and Federal Grants
  • Private Pay (sliding scale)