The goal of all home-based care programs is to help each patient maintain optimal health and independence in his or her home setting, whether a family residence, a group home or a residential care facility.
UM Home Care staff members work with patients, families and providers throughout Maryland's Eastern Shore to develop an individualized program of care to meet the patient's needs. Staff members provide education on medication, rehabilitation and safety awareness to encourage each patient's health progress. This includes tracking, reviewing and updating all care plans every 60 days or less.
Service and care are available for patients suffering from a multitude of conditions including:
- Cardiac conditions
- Orthopedic conditions
- Terminal illness
Therapies and Support
- Medical Social Work
- Home Health Aide Services
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
All programs follow CDC safety guidelines.
- UM Chester River Home Care – serving residents of Kent and Queen Anne's counties
- UM Shore Home Care – serving residents of Caroline, Dorchester, lower Queen Anne's and Talbot Counties
- 8 am - 4:30 pm