Home Health Care

UT Southwestern Home Health Care is a licensed and certified home health agency that works closely with patients and their families to provide skilled care in the patient’s home.

Services

Many of the agency’s registered nurses, nursing assistants/home health aides, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, and medical social workers are bilingual. They provide the following services:

  • Cardiac management
  • Certified wound VAC nurses
  • CHF management
  • IV therapy (antibiotics, pain management, IVIG, chemotherapy, TPN)
  • LVAD-trained nurses
  • Medication management and teaching
  • Ostomy care and management
  • PT/INR at patient's bedside with immediate results
  • Rehabilitation at home
  • Tracheotomy care and teaching
  • VitalStim therapy for dysphagia
  • Wound care

Insurance

UT Southwestern Home Health Care accepts most major insurance plans, including Medicare, Medicaid, Blue Cross/Blue Shield (HMO/PPO), United Health Care, North Texas Health Network, Worker's Compensation, and Multiplan.