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About Visiting Nurse And Hospice Care Of Santa Barbara

Vnhc personal care services can provide support during recovery from an illness or injury, assist with daily activities or offer companionship. e’re available whether you need a few hours or 24-hours a day. e can assist with:
◾bathing, grooming and dressing
◾meal preparation and light housekeeping
◾reminders to take medications
◾transportation and/or accompaniment for appointments, shopping or errands
◾companionship and conversation
◾respite care for family caregivers

our caregivers are carefully screened and insured. hey are also specially trained and supervised so you can feel comfortable allowing our staff into your home. ur staff is on call for you 24/7. nhc home health skilled nursing care includes monitoring vital signs, administering medications, wound care, injections and infusion therapy. ur nurses are available 24/7, 365 days a year. atient and family teaching for a new or existing condition such as diabetes or heart disease is an important part of your nursing care. his includes recognizing important signs and symptoms, understanding when and how to take your medications and learning when to contact your doctor. e may utilize an in-home telehealth to provide your nurses and doctor with important daily information about your condition. his helps you remain healthy at home and reduce visits to the doctor or hospital. nhc home health rehabilitation services include physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy. hysical therapists help you regain mobility and independence at home by working with you to improve your muscle strength, joint movement, balance and coordination. ccupational therapists provide instruction and training to help you with everyday activities such as eating, bathing and dressing or preparing a meal. peech-language pathologists can help you recover skills related to thinking, speaking and swallowing. nhc hospice at home is a special way of caring for a person at the end of life, offering comfort and compassion when medical treatment no longer offers a cure. ospice is available for many life-limiting conditions, such as cancer, alzheimer’s disease, heart failure, or even just old age. nhc hospice at home is family-centered and takes place wherever home is. ur highly skilled and specially trained hospice team includes physicians, nurses, hospice aides, medical social workers, and spiritual and bereavement counselors. e work hand-in-hand with your doctor to provide expert medical care, pain and symptom relief, as well as emotional and spiritual support so that your loved one may live his or her remaining days to their fullest. nurse is available 24/7. nhc serenity house is the only hospice in-patient facility in the area. atients, all in private rooms, receive short-term acute symptom management in a peaceful, homelike setting with a full medical staff on-site. dmissions and consultations are available seven days a week. edicare, medi-cal and private insurance are accepted. nhc the loan closet is a free community resource unique visiting nurse & hospice care where basic medical equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, canes, and bathroom safety items can be borrowed by anyone in santa barbara county. he loan closet has been in operation since 1951 and is completely supported through private contributions, often from people who have benefited from this unique program.

Visiting Nurse And Hospice Care Of Santa Barbara Services and Certifications

  •   Nursing Care
  •   Physical Therapy
  •   Occupational Therapy
  •   Speech Pathology
  •   Medical Social
  •   Home Health Aid
  •   Administrator is a Certified Home Care/Hospice Executive
  •   Community Health Accreditation Program
  •   Hospice
  •   Private Duty Home Care
  •   State Licensed Agency
  •   Home Care
  •   Medicare

Medicare Evaluation of the Quality of Care

The quality of care given at Visiting Nurse And Hospice Care Of Santa Barbara is periodically evaluated by Medicare. The results of the most recent evaluation period are listed below to help you compare home care agencies in your area. More Info

Among patients with a recent hospital stay, the number of patients at this agency that were re-admitted to the hospital was better than expected and the number that went to the ER without being re-admitted was worse than expected.

Quality of Care:
This
Agency

CA
Begins Patient Care in Timely Manner:

96%

92%
Teaches Patients or Family About their Drugs:

98%

96%
Checks Patients Risk of Falling:

100%

99%
Checks Patient For Depression:

100%

97%
Checks on Patients Flu Shot:

85%

69%
Checks on Patients Pneumonia Shot:

87%

66%
Foot Care For Diabetes Patients:

99%

97%
Checks Patients For Pain:

100%

99%
Treats Patients Pain:

100%

99%
Treats Heart Failure Symptoms:

100%

99%
Took Doctor Ordered Action to Prevent Bed Sores:

99%

98%
This
Agency

CA
Included Treatments to Prevent Bed Sores:

100%

98%
Checked Patients For the Risk of Bed Sores:

100%

98%
How Often Patients Improved Walking:

62%

63%
How Often Patients Improved Getting Out of Bed:

59%

56%
How Often Patients Improved Bathing:

72%

69%
How Often Patients Had Less Pain Moving Around:

68%

77%
How Often Patients Breathing Improved:

72%

0%
How Often Patients Wounds Healed After Operation:

89%

92%
How Often Patients Improved Taking Medication by Mouth:

55%

50%
How Often Patients Had to be Admitted to the Hospital:

13%

15%
How Often Patients Needed Urgent Care From the ER:

15%

11%

Reviews from Patient Surveys

These Visiting Nurse And Hospice Care Of Santa Barbara reviews tell you the opinions of the patients receiving care from agencies that are Medicare-certified. Every participant took the same survey so it is a useful way to compare Visiting Nurse And Hospice Care Of Santa Barbara to other home care agencies. More Info

Patient Surveys:
This
Agency

CA
Home Health Team Gave Care in a Professional Way:

86%

86%
Communicated Well With them:

84%

83%
Discussed Medicines Pain & Home Safety:

80%

81%
Gave their Home Health Agency a Rating of 9 or 10:

80%

80%
This
Agency

CA
Would Recommend the Home Health Agency to Friends & Family:

83%

75%
Completed Surveys:34695,962
Response Rate:

32%

27%

Cities Served by Visiting Nurse And Hospice Care Of Santa Barbara

Visiting Nurse And Hospice Care Of Santa Barbara serves ZIP codes that encompass all or part of each of the cities listed below.

Buellton, CA
Carpinteria, CA
Goleta, CA
Lompoc, CA
Los Alamos, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Los Olivos, CA
Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Ynez, CA
Solvang, CA
Summerland, CA