For more than 35 years, Northwell Health At Home has provided skilled professional patient-centered care to meet your individual needs. Our team includes nurses and nurse practitioners, physical and occupational therapists, speech/language therapists, social workers and home health aides who work with you to provide the same caliber of care you expect in our hospital setting in the privacy of your own home.
Our home care services were recognized in the top 500 providers nationwide two years in a row by Homecare Elite. We serve more than 40,000 patients and conduct more than 360,000 home visits annually.
Services may be covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most insurance plans if your physician deems them medically necessary.
At Home specializes in caring for a number of acute and chronic conditions, including:
- Cancer – helping you to manage your disease, medical treatment and any side effects
- COPD – helping you to manage your condition and understand triggers
- Diabetes – helping you to manage your conditions and lifestyle changes
- Heart failure – helping you manage your medical treatment and lifestyle changes
- High-risk pregnancy – helping you to understand signs and symptoms of early labor during pregnancy as well as breastfeeding and wound care support after birth
- Infusion – high-tech infusion services and specialized medications administered in the home
- Joint replacement – comprehensive rehabilitation services in the comfort of your home
- Pediatric conditions – specialized care for infants and young children
- Psychiatric conditions – full range of mental health services to both adult and geriatric patients
- Sickle cell disease – helping you to monitor and understand your condition and access to community resources
- Stroke – helping you to monitor your condition and understand the recovery process
- Telehealth – interactive method of providing care and education to patients at home
Private Pay Nursing Agency
Northwell Health At Home aides provide the care, support and services you need to help maintain independence and offer relief to caregivers. A registered nurse will meet with you first and consult with your doctor to determine the appropriate level of care. The nurse will then plan a schedule to meet your needs – from a few hours a day to round-the-clock care from a trained home healthcare aide. Depending on your unique situation and needs, your aide can provide assistance with:
- Administering medication
- Escorting clients to doctor appointments
- Wound care and bandaging
- Helping with toileting and lifting
For clients needing additional assistance, the experience and caring professionals at Private Pay are here to help. A division of Northwell Health At Home, Private Pay provides personal care assistance, including:
- Light housekeeping
- Preparing healthy meals
- Hobbies and activities
Nurses, Therapists & Social Workers
The Northwell Health At Home is one of the largest home care agencies in New York State offering registered nurses, therapists (physical, occupational and speech/language) and social workers. Working closely with your doctor, our experienced nurses help you manage your condition and monitor your vital signs. They can also administer infusion therapy, which can be an effective treatment for pain management, infections and a variety of diseases and conditions. Our therapists help you recover after an illness, injury or accident and our social workers help with emotional, environmental and social needs.