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Home Health Care Services and Providers

NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Certified Home Health Agency provides a comprehensive program to patients across the five boroughs and Long Island. We care about your health and want you to leave the hospital with confidence that you will be able to transition easily once you return home. The home health care services we provide can help you recuperate in familiar surroundings with the support you need.

Intermittent Home Health Care Services

As home health care providers, NYU Winthrop Hospital offers diverse services for patients with intermittent health care needs, including nursing; physical, speech and occupational therapy; medical social work and various home health aide services. We also provide these disease management programs:

  • Joint replacement
  • COPD
  • Diabetes
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Asthma management
  • Diabetes management
  • Ostomy
  • Wound healing
  • Post mastectomy
  • Urogynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Post-partum mood disorder

Extensive Home Health Care Services

NYU Winthrop Hospital provides high-quality services:

  • Skilled Nursing – Visits are provided on an intermittent basis when necessary to address your specific needs.
  • Rehabilitative Services – Registered physical, speech and occupational therapists are available to help you work on restoring function.
  • Medical Social Services – Our medical social worker can help you and your family understand social, emotional and personal difficulties related to your recovery.
  • Home Health Aides – If you are receiving skilled nursing or physical therapy, you may qualify to receive home health aide services. Aides will provide assistance with personal care and activities of daily living. This service is for a limited number of days and hours per week and is generally short term.
  • Medical Supplies and Equipment – Arrangements may be made for rental or purchase of medical supplies and/or equipment needed for home use.
  • Intravenous (IV) Therapy Services
    • Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)
    • Antibiotics
    • Chemotherapy
    • Hydration
    • Pain management
  • Telehealth – A Registered Nurse will provide daily remote monitoring of your vital signs— blood pressure, heart rate, weight and blood sugar levels—and coordinate necessary services with your physician.

Licensed and Accredited Home Health Agency  

Our agency is licensed by the New York Department of Health, accredited by the Joint Commission and certified to participate in Medicare, Medicaid and Blue Cross programs. NYU Winthrop Hospital also participates in most managed care and HMO programs.