Our Services

A Commitment to Individual Care

Providence Little Company of Mary offers a full-spectrum of home health services, including but not limited to:

General Services

Skilled Nursing

Patient assessment and monitoring, patient/family teaching, intravenous therapy, wound care management, catheter care, pain management, oral medication management, and injections.

Physical Therapy

Exercises and training to restore safe, functional mobility including: safe use of equipment such as canes and walkers, and home safety and fall prevention education and training.

Speech/Language Pathology

Exercises and training to improve speech and language disorders, assessment of and training to address swallowing problems, and interventions to address cognitive disorders/deficits.

Occupational Therapy

Exercises and training to restore activities of daily living such as grooming, dressing, bathing and meal preparation, bathroom safety, and energy conservation. Assessment and training in use of adaptive devices.

Medical Social Worker

Community Resources (meals and transportation), assists patients and families with social, emotional and financial concerns, and assists with government applications such as MediCal, IHHS, and SSI. Medical social workers also assist with long-term options planning for seniors and their family.

Home Health Aide

Assists with personal care including bathing.

Specialty Services

Psychiatric Nursing

Psychosocial assessment and interventions for patients with mental illness or mental distress.

Management of Heart Failure Program

Disease management of patients with heart failure that includes assessment, monitoring, evaluation, patient education, and assistance to self-manage medication and treatment regime.

Post-operative Joint Replacement

Home safety evaluation, exercises and physical therapy prior to joint replacement surgery.

Common Diagnoses Treated by Providence Little Company of Mary

  • Cardiac: congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, myocardial infarction, hypertension, atrial fibrillation
  • Orthopedics: degenerative joint disease, bone fractures
  • Neurological: Stroke, Parkinson's, dementia/Alzheimer's disease
  • Skin: decubitus ulcers, chronic wounds, cellulitis, non-healing surgical wounds, burns
  • Endocrine: diabetes
  • Respiratory: emphysema, bronchitis, asthma, pneumonia
  • Mental disorders: depression, psychosis, schizophrenia, dementia
  • Renal: renal insufficiency/failure
  • Neoplasms
  • Infections: MRSA, MSSA, urinary tract infection
  • Gastrointestinal: liver cirrhosis, intestinal perforation

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