Provider of Home Health, Hospice, Home Infusion, and Caregiving Services

Penn Medicine At Home Penn Medicine At Home

What We Provide 

Our quality patient-centered care is designed to meet the needs of each and every one of our patients so that they can maintain an independent lifestyle while enjoying all the comforts of home. We provide services 7 days a week, and we are available 24 hours each day.

Each patient is assigned a personal home health care coordinator or nurse who manages all aspects of his or her care. We utilize advanced medical and computer technologies, giving us real-time access to each patient’s medical records and physician’s orders. Our technologies also support information sharing with personal physicians so we can provide them with up-to-the-minute status reports on their patients’ conditions.

 

Our comprehensive in-home services include:

Assistance with daily living activities including personal care

Bereavement support

Complete coordination of insurance benefits and coverage

Disease management

Equipment and home safety assessments

Evaluation and counseling for financial assistance and community resources

Hospice care

Infusion therapy provided by certified nurses

Medication and care instruction, including diabetes management

Nutritional counseling

Patient assessment and evaluation

Regular nursing visits and on-call services

Rehabilitation services — physical, occupational and speech therapy

Respite care

Wound care and dressing changes

 

Multidisciplinary Team

Our multidisciplinary staff assesses and responds to each patient’s individualized needs.

Our multidisciplinary team includes:

Registered nurses

Licensed practical nurses

Physical and occupational therapists

Speech and language pathologists

Certified home health aides

Companions

Live-in companions

Social workers

Clergy and volunteers 

 

Programs 

Many home health agencies focus solely on one aspect of care. What distinguished Penn Medicine at Home is that we offer the full continuum of care under one roof: Penn Medicine Home Health Princeton Health, Penn Medicine Hospice Princeton Health, Penn Home Infusion Therapy, and Princeton Caregivers. We aim to meet patients’ unique needs regardless of where they lie on the continuum of care.


Home Health Program

When patients are discharged from the hospital or recovering from an illness, it takes time for the body to heal. Skilled Home Health Care helps patients during post-hospitalization or illness recovery. Services assist patients in carrying out their doctors’ plan of care in the comfort and convenience of their own homes. 

 

Hospice and Palliative Care Program

Penn Medicine Hospice Princeton Hospice provides four levels of care and a multidisciplinary team for patients with end-of-life needs and their families. The four levels of care are:

Routine home hospice

Respite care

Continuous care

Acute inpatient care within Princeton Medical Center

 

Infusion Therapy Program

The infusion program offers specific education, visits and support, so patients can continue their therapy in the comfort of their home.

 

Princeton Caregivers

Princeton Caregivers provides extended in-home care, in-hospital care, live-in care and other private duty services.

 

For more information, or to schedule an in-home consultation, please call 609.497.4900.