Providing home health in Sayre, Oklahoma since 1994.
More than just the halfway point between Oklahoma City and Amarillo, Sayre boasts a wonderful community with a storied history that Sunshine Home Care is proud to serve as the local home health care agency. At over 4,000 residents, Sayre is the county seat of Beckham County and has even had their courthouse (listed on the National Register of Historic Sites) featured in the film version of John Steinbeck's Grapes of Wrath!
What is home health?
Starting in 1994, Sunshine Home Care has provided over two decades of nursing experience to home health in Sayre, OK. This experience has allowed us to 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 comfort of your own home. While either a need for skilled nursing or physical therapy is required to start providing the services of home health in Sayre, OK, we offer others in addition to those such as occupational therapy and home care aides.
At Sunshine Home Care, our goal 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 main 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 fit 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?
Finding the right Sayre, OK home health agency for you is a big task. You should choose an agency that you find trustworthy, and you should research different agencies to find the one that works best for you and your needs. Find out how we compare to other Sayre, 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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