Therapy

Helping You On The Road To Recovery - With Care At Home 

Recovering from an injury, illness or surgery is a challenging process that can
sometimes mean learning how to complete daily tasks again. Our physical,
occupational, and speech therapist work with you to help you regain strength and
mobility through a wide range of rehabilitation services.
Services are delivered according to a plan of treatment developed by patients, their
family members, physicians and our home health staff to help you reach independent
functioning. Patients should remain safe in familiar surrounding while family members
and caregiver can also be involved. Our skilled therapy professional can help you after
a serious illness, while you are recovering from surgery or with the management of a
chronic condition.


Activities of Daily Living that we may help you with and Education include:

- Learning to safely walk around your home, preventing falls 
- Increasing strength and activity tolerance for better mobility 
- Creating an individual home exercise program (HEP) 
- Conserving energy during movements 
- Using assistive devices
- Evaluating cognitive abilities 
- Recommendations for home and leisure modifications


“My Physical Therapist was really kind and very helpful. She was very good and
gave me confidence”

– Mario, Purpose Driven Home Health Patient


Occupational Therapy


Our occupational therapy services hold your dignity at the forefront of our care. Our
therapist can help you regain your independence and mobility by helping you in
performing daily living skills such as bathing, grooming, dressing and using the restroom
on your own.


Our services in the home typically include:
- Customized treatment programs to increase your ability to perform daily activities
- Comprehensive home evaluations for adapting to your situation 
- Assistive equipment recommendations and training on use 
- Guidance for family members, caregivers and home health aides

Physical Therapy


Our physical therapists work with you to improve and regain mobility and muscle
strength. Skills are taught in your home by specially trained physical therapists and
physical therapy assistants. 


Our licensed physical therapists are experienced in helping with recovery from issues
such as fall injuries, joint replacement surgeries and stroke-related disabilities. Your
individual treatment plan is designed based on your needs, with the goal of achieving
the highest extent of mobility possible.


Our physical therapy services provide education on:
- Balance coordination activities
- Therapeutic exercises
- Home safety and best practices on moving about the home 
- Fall prevention 
- Pain management
- Instructions on how to best sit, stand and lie down  
- Training on how to walk on multi-level surfaces or stairs
- Pacing and breathing activities to help you conserve energy
- Home exercises to improve endurance, designed specifically for you
- Safe and appropriate use of adaptive equipment

Speech Therapy 
Our speech therapy services are designed to help you restore communication skills and
abilities, including eating and swallowing. Our speech therapists work with your
physician to create a goal-oriented treatment plan aimed to increase independence and
improve your quality of life.


Our services in the home include:
- Evaluate current abilities for swallowing, communication skills and cognitive loss 
- Create care plan for swallowing problems
- Improve communication skills to positively impact safety and quality of life
- Enhance attention, memory, reasoning, safety awareness, coping strategies and
problem solving

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Created by Stephanie Lopez