About Psychiatric Nursing
Our program has been in existence since 2000. We have built our model on the premise that if we approach the care of a patient with mental illness from a holistic prespective, within his/her chosen environment, we will be successful in preventing frequent hospitalizations, thereby, making psychiatric home health care the most cost-effective treatment available for this patient population.
Research has shown that each time a psychiatric patient is hospitalized, the overall impact on the lifetime management of his/her disease is compounded in a negative way, affecting the ability to obtain and maintain a stable, independent and desireable quality of life.
We offer a well-rounded team approach to the therapeutic interventions that allow the psychiatric patient to maintain in his/her home environment, inspite of the regular adjustments necessary in response to exacerbations of illness, stressors and needed adjustments to medication. Our team includes:
Our customers consistently demonstrate improved:
Who Qualifies for Psychiatric Nursing?
Potential patients must meet one or more of the following criteria:
To learn more about Medicare and home health benefits visit the following
websites:cms.gov | nahc.org | homecarealabama.org