UF Health Shands HomeCare is a comprehensive home health and personal care agency devoted to helping you maintain an independent lifestyle – where you are most comfortable – in your own home.
UF Health Shands HomeCare is there for you when you require:
- medical treatment at home while recovering from surgery.
- on-going care for long-term illness.
- disease and/or medication management.
- continuing care after a stay in a rehab facility.
- help with daily living tasks
UF Health Shands HomeCare offers a variety of programs individualized for every patient. Our Pathway Programs help with disease management (i.e. heart failure, diabetes, COPD); orthopaedic recovery; wound care; IV therapy; medication management; fall risk assessment; caregiver assistance and education; and the overall improvement of the well-being of our patients.
Here is a list of services UF Health Shands HomeCare can provide in the home:
- Skilled nursing care
- Physical therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Speech therapy
- Medical social work
- Home health aide services
- Telehealth monitoring
UF Health Shands HomeCare offers a wide array of support services and assistance. Many of these services are covered. Many of these services are covered under health insurance plans and Medicare. The agencies provide services for patients in 16 counties in North Central and Northeast Florida.
Our dedication to your healing, well-being and education will allow you the opportunity to enjoy the best possible quality of life in the comfort of your own home. UF Health Shands HomeCare is part of the UF Health family. UF Health is among the most respected health systems in the southeast. We have built a reputation of excellence, meeting the high standards of the Joint Commission, the leading independent accrediting body in the healthcare industry and achieving a “Magnet” designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.