Neuro & Post Stroke Management

Stroke is a disease that has one of the most debilitating neurological after effect. Other Neurological problems with similar effect are Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury and others. It has been proven that proper rehabilitative care made a lot in this population able to function independently and pursue good Quality of Life (QOL). Expedient Home Health Care has created a proven Clinical Pathway to achieve client’s goal of attaining highest functional level despite their neurological deficits.

Common Conditions and Diagnosis for Neuro and Post-Stroke Management

    Recent or old stroke                                     Parkinson’s Disease
    Alzheimer’s Disease                                     Multiple Sclerosis
    Neuropathy with motor symptoms                  Spinal Cord Injury/Traumatic Brain Injury

Our Interdisciplinary Approach

Skilled Nursing
    Complete Skilled Nursing Physical Assessment             Medication Review and Teaching
    Fall Risk Assessment                                                  Home Environment Evaluation
    Disease Process Education to Patient and Caregiver

Physical Therapy
    Brief Review of History of Present Illness                   Strength and ROM Assessment
    Sensory & Proprioception Assessment                     Gait and Balance Assessment
    Neurological Testing                                                Strengthening and Facilatory Therapy
    Neuro-Muscular Stimulation                                     Home Safety/Barrier Evaluation and Teaching
    Home Safety Evaluation                                           Patient /Caregiver Education
    Equipment Evaluation and Proper Use

Occupational Therapy
    Complete OT Assessment                                       Functional Assessment and ADL’s Retraining
    Facilatory Technique Activities                                 Contracture Management/Splinting
    Work/Task Modification                                           Orthotic Fitting and Training
    Patient and Caregiver Teaching                                Self- Care & Home Management Training

Home Health Aide 
    Grooming and Bathing Assistance                     Light Housekeeping Pertaining to Patient Care Area