Providers and Referrals

Overview

Barberry Ridge Home Health is trusted and respected for the high quality services provided and focus on providing the most appropriate in-home care.

Whether you are a physician, mid-level practitioner, discharge planner, social worker or senior care provider, we understand the challenges around support of patients in the home or at a facility. To assist, starting at the time of referral the team at Barberry Ridge keeps providers and others updated on status, type of services provided and outcomes. A collaborative plan of care that may include companionship, assistance with transportation, housekeeping, ADL needs and more will be the basis for services delivered and communication about the client. 

Care Team Benefits

Physicians

  • Agency staff supervised by a registered nurse
  • Priority focus on admission/readmission avoidance
  • Medication adherence; increasing compliance
  • Decreasing falls; increasing safety
  • Meaningful and actionable communication on client condition when desired

Discharge Planner or Social Worker

  • Discharge with confidence knowing instructions/orders will be incorporated in home care plans
  • Available to meet with families before the patient leaves the facility
  • Available to provide transportation home if needed

Assisted Living, Personal Care or Independent Living Facility

  • Residents able to remain in place as needs change
  • Facilitation of successful transitions home from respite care
  • Transportation when the facility cannot provide
  • Meaningful/actionable communication to directors of nursing or charge nurses upon departure or as needed

Rehabilitation, Skilled Nursing Agency/Facility

  • Assistance with exercise plan and other activities
  • Home safety assessments standard with start of service
  • Active support of quality measures and payer status

Visit, email or call (412) 536-1871 Barberry Ridge Home Health for more information.

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Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much
— Helen Keller