Your care needs are as special as you. At Novus LifeCare, we have developed specialized care programs for our patients with special needs. Our Specialized Home health care programs allow you to experience personalized care within the comfort of your own home at a fraction of the cost of institutional or long term based settings.
Some of our specialized care includes programs for:
Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia, and affects an estimated 5.3 million Americans as of 2015, according to the Alzheimer's Association, primarily seniors of age 65 and older.
Research has shown that physical activity and active care can delay onset of Alzheimer's disease. Once diagnosed, physically active patients stay independent longer, have fewer memory problems, and enjoy a higher quality of life.
Novus home care services for Alzheimer’s:
Hypertension is yet another common condition in the elderly or overweight patient population. This condition either exacerbates other ailments or creates serious risks of life or medical complications.
Novus’ home care program for hypertension includes:
Diabetes is a widespread pandemic that affects people of all ages, races and genders across the U.S. According to the American Diabetes Association, the percentage of Americans age 65 and older who have diabetes is at 25.9%, or 11.8 million seniors.
Our clinicians will evaluate your disease management regimen and what impacts your health and well being.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a group of lung diseases characterized by poor airflow, which typically worsens overtime. Doctors may also recommend pulmonary rehabilitation, which is a program of exercises, disease management and counseling, coordinated to benefit the patient.
Novus’ home care program for COPD includes:
Each year millions of elderly fall according to CDC. Falls can result in moderate to severe injuries including lacerations, fractures, head injuries and even death. Fortunately falls can be prevented by making minor home modifications, and strength and balance training. Novus’ extensively trained staff can assist you.
Novus’ fall prevention program includes:
Joint replacement orthopedic procedures like hip and knee replacements are very common among seniors. Successful recovery for such care needs starts with finding the right rehabilitation team. As a Novus LifeCare’s patient your care includes – a specialized nursing & rehab care team that will with a unified goal to help you restore strength, rebuild skills and resume activities of daily living in the comfort of your home.
The clinical team will: