Senior Care at Home
Given the option, many older adults would prefer to remain independent, living in their own homes, even if they have serious health problems. We understand that staying in a familiar and secure environment can greatly improve the quality of your life.
To help make it possible for you or your loved one to remain at home, we offer senior in-home care programs through Holy Cross Home Care and Hospice, a member of Trinity Home Health Services affiliated with Holy Cross Hospital.
Our comprehensive agency for home care is Maryland-state licensed, Medicare-certified and CHAP-accredited, which means that our care meets or exceeds the highest standards for quality.
- Our In-Home Medical Services offers a wide range of senior health services, including basic and advanced home care. These include geriatric nursing care, our medical house calls program, and emotional and social support for seniors with chronic illnesses, as well as for those recovering from an acute health problem or from surgery.
The home health care staff includes our Nurse Practitioner House Calls team, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and geriatric social workers who work in tandem with physicians to implement a plan of care to meet the needs of our older patients. The home health care staff also can coordinate other home care options such as physical, occupational and speech therapy, and geriatric mental health services.
- Our In-Home Support Services provides certified nursing assistants if you or your loved one needs assistance with the activities of day-to-day living, such as bathing, dressing, light housekeeping, and running errands.
- Our Home Hospice Care program provides you and your family support to deal with the physical, emotional and spiritual issues you may face during the course of a terminal illness.