Applegate Homecare & Hospice
Applegate HomeCare and Hospice has over twenty yrs. of experience with in-home medical care and the highest credentials in the industry. Our services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, nursing, nursing assistants and respite care.
We also provide Hospice care in the home wherever that may be. Hospice services are provided with the oversight of our Medical Director. We specialize in Wound Care, Diabetic Care, IV therapy, Infusions and more. We are a Medicare certified agency and recognize many private insurances. Applegate scores in the top 10% of Home Health providers in the US. Applegate HomeCare and Hospice makes a point of hiring only the best caregivers and local to each area we serve.
We try to keep travel time and gas usage to a minimum in these times where these precious resources are getting harder and harder to come by. Applegate is also moving towards a paperless charting system that will be completely implemented in all 9 office by year’s end. This will greatly reduce our reliance on paper and its impact on our forests.
While a provider of traditional medical services we have also discovered the benefit of incorporating these practices with the use of some alternative practices as well. We are looking forward to the opportunity to highlight our alternatives for pain control for those receiving our Hospice services including massage therapy techniques and Music Thanatology. We also have a strong volunteer program.
Applegate HomeCare and Hospice provides the community with rehabilitation services after surgery, lengthy hospital stays or after illness. Our rehabilitation services include oversight from a nurse as well as Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy when necessary. We can help those aging in this community prolong their time at home by addressing safety issues and with multiple services helping people remain at their maximum functioning potential including assistance with activities of daily living i.e. personal cares and hygiene.
Our Hospice Services include care, not only for the patient, but for the family as a whole when dealing with an incurable illness. We focus on the living one has left and move to alleviate symptoms such as pain. We also specialize in creating an environment that encompasses the spiritual, emotional ,and physical all with the goal of maintaining the best quality of life possible.
Visit us at: www.ApplegateHomeCare.com