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Skilled Nursing

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Skilled Nursing Services:

  • Initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments of the patient’s needs which may include: physical and neurological assessment
  • Medication management and education, administration and management of injectable medications e.g. Vitamin B12, insulin’s; psychiatric drugs (Haldoperidone, Invega), oral, eye drops, and Topical ointments
  • Nasopharyngeal and Tracheostomy Aspiration
  • Catheter care: this may include Insertion and sterile irrigation and replacement of foley catheters, and care of a suprapubic catheter
  • Wound Care: open wounds, wounds with a drain or T-tube, wounds which require irrigation or instillation of a sterile cleansing or medication, recently debrided ulcers, pressure sores (decubitus ulcers), post-operative wounds, degree burns, and other open or complex wounds that require treatment
  • Ostomy Care
  • Specialized in wound-vac management and teaching
  • Venipuncture including INR monitoring
  • Counseling the client and family in meeting nursing and related needs
  • Psychiatric evaluation, therapy, and teaching
  • Chronic disease management/ diet education
  •  Anticoagulant Management
  • Parenteral nutrition (TPN or lipids) administration
  • Enteral nutrition or tube feeding (nasogastric, gastrostomy, jejunostomy, or any other artificial entry into the alimentary canal)
  •  Intravenous or infusion therapy
  •  Pre and Post-operative care management and teaching