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PEDIATRIC CARE IN YOUR HOME

JPS Health Services provides a wide range of pediatric services in your home.

 

Our professional staff give parents and families the  support and assistance they need with new babies and young children.

 

PEDIATRIC SERVICES INCLUDE:

Well baby visits

Skilled nurse total systems assessment, including weight checks and mom and dad's education on newborn care.

 

Mother and baby visits

Postpartum delivery follow-up, along with assessments of mother and child bonding.

 

High risk infant and child services

In-home skilled nursing visits for high risk pediatric clients (e.g., failure to thrive, jaundice, premature infants, and post surgery follow-ups)

 

Lab work

In-home visits to facilitate laboratory testing as ordered by your physician. 

 

Technology Assisted (TA) Waiver Program

Provides private duty staffing, supervisory, post hospitalization and crisis visits 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for special needs, e.g., pediatric clients with ventilators, tracheotomy, gastrostomy and nasogastric tubes, port-a-caths or central lines.

 

Synagis program

In-home monthly Synagis injections to those at risk for developing RSV during the RSV season (September through May), with visits including total systems assessment, weight and parent teaching.

 

Visits are precertified with insurance or Medicaid, and JPS Health Services professional is responsible for contact with the pharmacy providing the monthly Synagis.

 

Other services

Occupational and physical therapy Social worker involvement Dietitian services.