Services

Our Services :

Able Hands provides directly or arranges for the following services:

  • Skilled Nursing
  • Physical Therapy
  • RNs (LVN/LPN under the direction of RN)
  • Home Health Aides
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech/Language Pathology
  • Dietician
  • Companionship Care
  • Homemaking Care

Skilled Nursing :

Our skilled practical and registered nurses will deliver a number of quality healthcare services which include:

  • Wound care

  • Post-surgical care

  • Disease management

  • Diabetes management etc

We make sure that proper procedure is done by professionals in providing catheter care, IV and respiratory treatments, infusion therapy, and others.

Physical Therapy :

Our physical therapists offer services that include, but are not limited to:

  • Orthopedics
  • Pain management
  • Body mechanics
  • Education and training in the use of assistive devices
  • Improving range of motion
  • Muscle re-education
  • Sports rehabilitation therapy
  • Flexibility training
  • Aquatic (pool) therapy
  • Arthritis care
  • Back and neck care
  • Hand therapy
  • Pre- and post-surgery care

Home Health Aides :

Home Health Care Aide is a service that makes a positive impact on the lives of the sick, disabled, and elderly. It assists patients with completing everyday personal tasks such as dressing, bathing, and a variety of hygiene needs. It includes assistance in everyday duties such as shopping, transportation, and medical appointments.

Medical Social Worker :

Medical social workers create long-range plans, such as advance care planning, and educate both patients and their families about community resources and support. Medical social services include:

  • Assessing social and emotional factors

  • Advanced care planning

  • Community resource planning

  • Advanced directives

  • Crisis intervention

  • Counseling

  • Teaching regarding coping with loss and change

Occupational Therapy :

Occupational Therapy Services help patients to restore their independence and mobility. Our occupational therapists will assist you in:

  • Patient re-education

  • Home safety

  • Engaging in recreational activities

  • Patient assessment on energy management and conservation

  • Assessment and evaluation of health and basic skills

  • Planning and implementation of therapeutic programs

  • Basic level skills education and training

  • Device assistance training, and work simplification (laundry, meal preparation, bathing, grooming, eating, etc.)

Speech/Language Pathology :

The main goal of speech therapy is to help a patient regain communication skills. So, they can easily interact with the environment and express their needs and desires. The therapy also focuses on regaining the ability to eat and swallow without the help of other people. The advantage of speech therapy is it can be performed at their home and every therapy is designed according to the patient’s needs. This is especially important for people suffering from dementia or cognitive impairment.

Companionship Care :

Companionship care is a special service that we offer. It includes the following activities:

  • Accompaniment on errands or to doctor appointments

  • Assistance with grocery shopping

  • Walking to get fresh air and exercise

  • Writing letters

  • Playing games

  • Reading aloud

  • Friendly conversation etc.

Homemaking Care :

We offer household services in order to keep your home a clean and safe place. Our services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Homemaking services are a great option for when you first begin using assistance in the comfort of your home. It includes:

  • Meal planning and preparation

  • Light housekeeping

  • Vacuuming and dusting

  • Sweeping and mopping

  • Changing bed sheets

  • Laundry

  • Dishwashing

  • Cleaning bathroom and kitchen

  • Emptying trash

  • Assistance sorting and reading the mail etc.