Providing home health in Mangum, Oklahoma since 1994.
For us at Sunshine Home Care, Mangum is more than a stop along Highway 34. It is home to many of of friends, family, and neighbors. That is why we are excited to serve the county seat of Greer County as the local home health agency. You can often find us buzzing around town or even catch us at a Mangum Tigers basketball game!
What is home health?
Starting in 1994, Sunshine Home Care has provided over two decades of experience in nursing to home health in Mangum, OK. It is because of this experience that we specialize in helping guide people through understanding what home health care is and if it is the right choice for them.
Home health care is the practice of providing services such as skilled nursing or physical therapy in the place you find most comfortable: your own home. While either a need for skilled nursing or physical therapy is required to begin home health services in Mangum, OK, we offer others in addition to those such as occupational therapy and home care aides.
At Sunshine Home Care, our mission is to treat each patient as if they were part of our own family, and we strongly believe that every person has the right to make decisions about their care. We work with you and your doctor to determine the right care plan for your needs.
Who is home health for?
Typically, people age 65 or older on Medicare are the primary recipients of home health care. There are many reasons you might consider beginning home health services. Those reasons may include:
A recent hospitalization
New or uncontrolled diagnoses
New or changed medication
New or non-healing wounds
Planning a surgery
Decline in function of daily living due to stroke, falls, or other medical incidents
Disease diagnosis requiring management such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, diabetes, congestive heart failure, COPD, or others
The decision to begin home health services is between you and your doctor. If you decide that home health is the best choice for you, your doctor will send an order for home health to the agency of your choice.
How do I choose a home health agency?
Determining the right Mangum, OK home health agency for you is a very big decision. You should choose an agency that you find trustworthy, and you should research different agencies to find the one that best fits you and your needs. Find out how we compare to other Mangum, OK home health agencies or visit the Medicare Home Health Compare website to conduct your own research.
Still have questions? Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us today for a consultation. Our team of compassionate and caring nurses is here to help.
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