Home Healthcare - Serving Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Morrow and Richland counties

Shelby Home and Public Health, Inc. offers a unique home care service with chronic disease management protocols for diabetes, heart failure and pulmonary disease. Competent skilled nursing combined with exceptional therapy services has significantly decreased hospital re-admissions and overall improved patient's health. Our goal is to help patients regain independence and live with the dignity they deserve.

Skilled Nursing

Our nurses provide health care at home to help patients live comfortably as they recover from an illness or injury. Some of our services for home nursing are:

  • Health Assessments and care plans with physicians and hospitals
  • Wound and ostomy care
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Diabetic care and instruction
  • Chronic disease management
  • Pain management

Home Health Aide Services

Home health aide services are provided to patients requiring assistance in meeting their bathing, personal care, and skin care needs. Our home health aides are available to assist patients 2-3 times per week for up to 1 hour per visit

Rehabilitation Therapy

Physical, occupational and speech therapy is provided for in-home rehabilitation through contractual agreements to help patients, caregivers and their families live as independently as possible.

Physical Therapy

  • Home assessment for safety,education and modification
  • Gait assessment and training
  • Balance training and fall assessment
  • Bed mobility and transfer training
  • Stretching, strengthening and joint mobility exercise
  • Endurance and cardiovascular exercise
  • Adaptive equipment recommendation and training
  • Pain management

Occupational Therapy

  • Activities of daily living which include: bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting
  • Upper extremity strengthening, stretching, and joint mobility
  • Adaptive equipment recommendation and training
  • Homemaking, leisure and work skills
  • Home assessment for safety, education, and modification
  • Cognitive, perceptual, developmental skills

Speech Therapy

  • Spoken language retraining
  • Reading and writing retraining
  • Swallow safety instruction
  • Voice and speech clarity instruction
  • Communication device instruction

On Call Service

Shelby Home and Public Health has a registered nurse on call 24 hours/day, 7 days/week for home health care patients and their family. The RN on call can be reached by calling (419) 342-6366 or 1-888-342-6301.

Please call our agency at 419-342-6366 or 1-888-342-6301 for more information or to schedule Nursing or Rehabilitation services.