Home Care Services

Heart Failure

St. Anthony's Home Care Heart Failure/Fluid Overload Program Features:

  • patient education on disease management
  • patient instruction on daily weights, low sodium diet, activity, energy conservation, signs/symptoms to report to physician – increase in weight, increased edema, increased shortness of breath, orthopnea
  • patient and caregiver instruction/teaching materials/mediplanners if needed
  • cardiopulmonary trained nurses with ICU and telemetry experience
  • oxygen saturation
  • follow-up phone calls to patient in between scheduled visits if needed