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Home Health

The Ringgold County home health care staff delivers personalized services according to your physician’s plan of care and your home health needs. We accept referrals for service from physicians, hospitals, family, friends and clients themselves.

Home Health Services

Nursing Services

Skilled nursing services offered by Ringgold County Public Health include:

  • Skilled assessment and instruction (such as blood pressure, pulse rate, response
    to new medications, and health conditions)
  • Wound care and dressings
  • Catheter or ostomy care and instructions
  • Blood draws and injections
  • IV therapy
  • Diabetic instruction

Agency staff may assist you to obtain other services, such as home medical equipment, therapies, and hospital, nursing home or hospice care, if those are appropriate to meet your health care needs.

Certified Home Care Aides

Ringgold County Public Health has certified Home Care Aide services available for the following needs:

  • Personal care assistance for bathing, hair care, and exercises
  • Light housekeeping and laundry
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Grocery shopping and errands

Homemaker Services

Our agency Homemakers work toward a safe, comfortable environment by general household tasks. These tasks may include:

  • Vacuuming
  • Dusting
  • Meal preparation
  • Shopping for groceries
  • Laundry