Submit Your Referrals
When to Refer a Patient for Home Health
- Newly Diagnosed Medical Conditions or Complex, Debilitating Symptoms, which require skilled monitoring, and/or health teaching.
- Terminal Illness with needs for Symptomatic Control – if not appropriate for hospice
- Pressure Ulcers
- Open wounds, ulcers, or burns
- Newly Diagnosed or Poorly Controlled Diabetes
- Bedbound patient requiring teaching of family to manage dependent patient
- Frequent Admissions to the Hospital
- Need for exercise to improve ambulation, mobility, independence, safety, circulation or preparation for prosthesis
- Medications requiring monitoring (anticoagulants, antihypertensives, cardiac meds, analgesics, chemotherapeutic agents, etc)
- Patients needing dressing changes, monitoring of wounds following surgery
- Patients with hydration and nutrition problems
- TPN patient’s or family needs monitoring and instruction
- Patients requiring durable medical equipment may need physical therapy to train on the proper use of the equipment.
Oceanside Home Health Services, Inc., and its subsidiaries do not exclude, deny benefits to, or otherwise discriminate against any person on the ground of race, color, or national origin, or on the basis of disability or age in admission to, participation in, or receipt of the services and benefits of any of its programs and activities or employment therein, whether carried out by the agency through a contractor or any other entity with whom the agency arranges to carry out its programs or activities.
This statement is in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and implementing regulations.
In case of questions or concerns, please contact the Chief Compliance Officer of Oceanside Home Health Services, Inc. using our compliance hotline (1-800-898-5551) or the Director of Operations at your care center, or you may file a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.