Riceland Home Health
Riceland Home Health is a dependable provider of in-home care and serves many counties in Southeast Texas. Our home health provides expert care resulting in exceptional outcomes. Riceland provides unparalleled public health care services through stewardship, honor driven values and a genuine desire to serve. Our clients benefit from our wide range of healthcare services spanning from, but not limited to, Alzheimer’s, dementia, IV, medication management and wound care. Riceland Home Health follows physicians orders and creates a patient specific, individualized care plan. We have a culturally sensitive healthcare team that provides services to meet all the home health needs of you and your loved ones.
Home Health Care Services at a Glance
Amerigroup Medicare/Medicaid & Amerigroup Long term
Ameri Vantage Dual
Humana Medicare /Advantage & Private
United Healthcare (UHC): Dual/ Choice/ Medicare/Medicaid
United Healthcare (UHC): WellMed/ & Private
UMR (Formerly UMR Onalaska) /UMR-UHC
CARE FOR WOUNDS
Many patients overlook the importance of caring for wounds, but even the most minor wounds require medical care and attention to heal properly. Wounds include cuts, scrapes, stitches, pressure ulcers, and punctured skin. These wounds are usually caused by accidents, pressure points or surgery. Riceland Healthcare provides specialized quality care to ensure the healing process is managed properly to get patients back on their feet. Our nursing and home health staff has been formally trained on caring for all types of wounds.
LIVING WITH DIABETES
Living with diabetes can present many everyday challenges and hurdles. Diabetes is a disease that results from the body not producing or properly using insulin. Neglecting to control diabetes can lead to tragic consequences that otherwise can be avoided with proper treatment. Riceland Healthcare Diabetes Program provides specialized quality care to help you manage this new or existing condition. Our nursing and home health staff has been formally trained on the special needs of diabetes patients. Our program enables patients to meet their goals in the comfort of their own home as they regain control of this potentially grave condition.
SUFFERING FROM HYPERTENSION
Hypertension (HTN), commonly referred to as high blood pressure, is a serious condition in which blood pressure is persistently elevated. This causes undue stress on the heart, blood vessels, and other organs and can lead to many other health risks such as heart attacks and strokes. Riceland Healthcare Hypertension Program provides specialized quality care and education in order for patients to take control of this condition. Our nursing and home health staff has been formally trained on the special needs of patients coping with HTN.
BACK ON YOUR FEET AFTER SURGERY
Undergoing surgery can be a very stressful experience. After having surgery, getting on the road to recovery is critical for patients and requires medical attention and treatment for speedy healing. In addition to therapy, pain monitoring, and medication, several other factors contribute to getting the patient back on their feet. Riceland Healthcare Post-Surgical Program provides specialized quality care to patients recovering from various surgeries. Our highly trained nursing and home health staff will ensure the special needs of post-surgical patients are met to facilitate a quick recovery.
MANAGING YOUR HEART CONDITION
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) refers to the inability of the heart to pump as effectively and efficiently as it should, which leads to build-up of blood and fluids. CHF is an extremely serious and typically incurable condition. The nursing and home health staff of Physician’s Link Home Care has been formally trained on the special needs of heart patients. With our specialized quality care, patients can lead full and enjoyable lives. Riceland Healthcare CHF Program enables patients to meet their goals in the comfort of their own home, rather than the shorter hospital stays and reduced rehabilitation that is typical of traditional hospital care.
MINIMIZING NEGATIVE OUTCOMES OF COPD
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is the umbrella term that encompasses lung diseases, chronic bronchitis, emphysema and asthma. These illnesses obstruct the airflow and interfere with normal breathing causing discomfort quality of life. Riceland Healthcare COPD Program minimizes negative outcomes by early identification of problematic signs and symptoms. Our highly trained nursing and home health staff is prepared to ensure the best quality care for our patients, in the comfort of their home.