state lab in Boston for analysis and has counseled possible exposure victims to seek medical assistance.
Nursing Visits 291
Nashoba’s Certified Home Health Registered Nurses visits provide skilled services to patients in their home under physician’s orders. These services include assessment of physical, psychological, and nutritional needs. Skills include teaching/supervision of medications, wound care, ostomy care, IV therapy on a 24 hour basis, catheter care, case management and referral to other services as needed.
Home Health Aide Visits 297
Nashoba’s Certified Home Care Aides provide assistance with daily activities of daily living including bathing dressing, exercises and meal preparation.
Rehabilitative Therapy Visit 232
Nashoba Therapists provide skilled physical, occupational, speech, and dietary therapeutic interventions through assessment, treatment and education. Their integration of client, caregiver, and medical outcomes aims at attaining maximum functional dependence.
Medical Social Service Visits 25
Nashoba Social Workers provide short-term assistance to patients at home for counseling and referral to community resources.
Hospice Volunteer /Spiritual Care Visits 84
Nashoba’s Volunteers and Clergy provide patients with emotional and spiritual support, companionship and guidance.