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Home Health Specialty Services
Is a private community based nursing agency. Our mission is to serve New Haven County with home nursing services to enhance the well-being of the community and improve the quality of life. We provide compassionate and comprehensive services to adolescents, adults and seniors.
Our vision is to create and sustain a leading high quality home healthcare service that supports individuals to live as independently as possible in the comfort of their own homes. We personalize our services to meet the individual’s situation respectfully, efficiently, and compassionately, fostering independence, preserving dignity and improving quality of life.
Our Specialty Care Programs
HHSS' program assists individuals who are recovering from cardiac related surgeries or illnesses or who are living with chronic cardiac disease. We work with you, your caregivers, and your care providers to ensure that you receive the appropriate monitoring and education.
HHSS program offers assistance to individuals living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ease symptoms, decrease the risk of complications, and improve quality of life.
Home Health Specialty Services offers therapy and treatment following joint or orthopedic surgery. There are four performance measures specific to after care from joint and orthopedic surgery, which include the assessment of pain, difficulty breathing, activity of daily living, and range of motion.
Home Health Specialty Services, Inc.’s professional staff work with individuals and families to reduce preventable hospitalizations and medication adverse effects. Home Health Specialty Services will assist individuals and their families to develop an appropriate treatment plan including self-blood glucose monitoring, preparing/administering injectable insulin, and educating on signs, symptoms of, and treatment for hypoglycemia/ hyperglycemia.
The Wound Care Program at Home Health Specialty Services, Inc. is a specialty program that focuses on provision of individualized and expert care under a patient's physician order to ensure our patients reach optimal healing and positive outcomes.
Behavioral Health Care
Home Health Specialty Services has qualified psychiatric nurses and social workers who are experienced in creating individualized home care plans that include medication safety and compliance, education on coping skills, reducing hospitalization, assisting with accessing services, and assistance with activities of daily living.
Home Health Specialty Services, Inc. is concerned with helping individuals achieve wellness. Wellness is not simply the absence of disease but encompasses all aspects of an individual’s life. Therefore, our agency will work with you in the eight dimensions of wellness identified by SAMHSA, which include:
Emotional - Coping effectively with life and creating satisfying relationships
Environmental - Good health by occupying pleasant, stimulating environments that support well-being
Financial - Satisfaction with current and future financial situations
Intellectual - Recognizing creative abilities and finding ways to expand knowledge and skills
Occupational - Personal satisfaction and enrichment from one’s work
Physical - Recognizing the need for physical activity, healthy foods and sleep
Social - Developing a sense of connection, belonging, and a well-developed support system
Spiritual - Expanding our sense of purpose and meaning in life
Home Health Specialty Services, Inc. provides 24 hour on-call service 7 days/week. A qualified nurse is always available to take your calls and arrange for emergency service as necessary.
We will make every effort to visit you during severe weather conditions within the limitations imposed to ensure the safety of our staff.