Human Touch Home Health

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Non-Medical Medical
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  (833) 742-7384

Human Touch of Lehigh Valley - JCAHCO accredited and Medicare and Medicaid certified. We offer skilled nursing, PT/OT, speech therapy, social work and home health aid visits.

Non-Medical Agency Rate: $ 21/hr

About Us

Human Touch Home Health was established in 2007 and has been licensed as a Certified Home Health agency for 10 years covering Lehigh, Northampton, Upper Bucks and Lower Carbon Counties. We are JCAHCO accredited and Medicare and Medicaid certified and accept most insurance and private pay. Our skilled business line offers Skilled Nursing, Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy, Social Work and Home Health aide visits. We have extensive experience in disease management, intravenous infusion and Wound Care. Human Touch Home Health received a deficiency free Medicare Survey in May of 2016. Our non-skilled business line provides home health aide or personal care assistants on an hourly basis for clients in Northampton and Lehigh Counties. We accept both Lehigh and Northampton County waiver patients and private pay as well as long term insurance as payment for these services. Our clients receive services based on their needs with an individualized care plan and oversight monthly by an Registered Nurse, ensuring that any changes needed to the care plan due to client’s change in condition are met.

Services

Physical Therapy
Skilled Nursing
Pain Management
Personal Care & Hygiene
Companionship

Medical Model Skilled Nursing

Registered Nurses (RNs) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) Registered nurses provide a broad range of nursing services based on a thorough assessment of the client’s health care needs and development of an individualized care plan. Examples of services provided include wound care, medication management, disease management education, infusion nursing, equipment management and care management. Physician orders and efficient care coordination are integral aspects of nursing services. Working in conjunction with the Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurses assist with rehabilitation, dressing changes, disease management teaching and medication management and teaching.

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapists manage and provide skilled physical therapy to patient/clients with a wide variety of diagnoses and disabilities in a home setting in accordance with a physician’s plan of treatment, considering individual patients’ special or age-related needs. Examples of services include post-surgery rehabilitation, including post orthopedic procedures, decline in condition, fall prevention and improving or maintaining functional level of care.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapists perform therapeutic exercises for fine motor skills and instruct in activities of daily living such as dressing, bathing, eating, energy conservation techniques and caregiver education. Occupational Therapists also address equipment needs such as grab bars, shower chairs and other adaptive equipment. Promoting client independence is always our goal.​

Speech Therapy

Speech / Language Therapists provide treatment to improve speech, swallowing, communication and problem-solving skills. Our Speech therapists are also equipped to provide vital stim treatment for Parkinson’s, neuromuscular disease and dysphagia treatment. Often applied with other therapies, speech therapy significantly contributes to stabilization and recovery.

Medical Social Services

The medical social worker will assess the psychosocial functioning, environmental and the support needs of patients and families. This may include connecting patients and families to necessary resources and support in the community, supportive counseling or helping to expand and strengthen the network of social support.

Infusion Therapy

Infusion Therapy For patients who are no longer treatable with medication taken orally, we offer Infusion Therapy in a home setting. Drugs administered intravenously need the expertise of our staff to properly execute. This type of therapy can be used in various cases including cancer medication, antivirals, antibiotics, pain management and hydration for post-surgical patients.

Medical Home Health Aids

Home Health Aides provide personal care with activities such as bathing, dressing and other activities of daily living during the duration of a medical home health care period. Non-medical model All clients receive a nursing evaluation at the start of care and every 60 days to set up the care plan and assess patient needs. Every month the nurse makes a supervisory visit to ensure that all needs and care plan are being met. All nursing visits are provided free of charge.

Home Health Aides

Home Health Aides Home Health Aides provide personal care to clients who need assistance at home. This usually covers activities of daily living, mobility and meal preparation. Home Health Aides can also be assigned for Respite Care assignments to temporarily take over family caregiver duties.

Companion/Homemaker Services

Our team includes companions and homemakers who contribute to quality living for patients who are home-bound. Companions not only provide companionship, they also supervise clients at home while their family members are out to work or in school for the day. Homemakers, on the other hand, handle household chores and home management.

Caregivers

Orientation and Training

Orientation process includes one on training and precepted visits to assess competency of our employees. Staff are required to attend mandatory in-services throughout the year. This allows us to make sure that staff are aware of new regulations, guidance on processes and has the most up to date information regarding new treatments, modalities and ways to provide care.

The Hiring Process

Human Touch Home Heath Care is an equal opportunity employer. Our hiring process includes State of PA criminal background check, child abuse clearance and national fingerprinting check. We also screen through OIG, SAM and Medicheck databases upon hire and monthly thereafter to ensure that no employees is on any of these lists. Drug testing is performed on random basis.

Areas Served

Albrightsville, PA Alburtis, PA
Allentown, PA Bangor, PA
Bath, PA Beaver Meadows, PA
Bensalem, PA Bethlehem, PA
Breinigsville, PA Bristol, PA
Carversville, PA Catasauqua, PA
Center Valley, PA Chalfont, PA
Cherryville, PA Coopersburg, PA
Coplay, PA Croydon, PA
Danielsville, PA Doylestown, PA
Dublin, PA Easton, PA
Emmaus, PA Erwinna, PA
Fairless Hills, PA Feasterville Trevose, PA
Fogelsville, PA Fountainville, PA
Furlong, PA Germansville, PA
Hellertown, PA Hilltown, PA
Jamison, PA Jim Thorpe, PA
Kintnersville, PA Langhorne, PA
Lansford, PA Laurys Station, PA