Services

Skilled Nursing

Our registered nurses and licensed vocational nurses co-ordinate care services including:

  • Evaluation of the patient's care plan
  • Pain management
  • Wound and Ostomy care
  • Disease management
  • Instruction of proper use of medication
  • Nutritional instruction and management
  • Bowel and bladder training
  • Diabetic Teaching
  • Medication Traning and Instruction
  • Patient/Family Education
  • Injections
  • Medical and Surgical Care
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Family Caretaker Education

Respiratory Care

Our respiratory care practitioners manage:
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Aerosol therapy
  • Home Oxygen therapy
  • Sp02 monitor
  • Bipap
  • MDI
  • Chest Physical therapy

Home Health Aide

Our certified home health aides provide:
  • Assistance with bathing and grooming
  • Assistance with daily living

Physical Therapy

Our physical therapists manage and provide:
  • Patient's care plan
  • Patient's safety at home
  • Prosthetic device requirements
  • Development of individualized exercise program
  • Instruction in ambulation and range of motion
  • Instruction in transfer techniques
  • Proper use of walking aid, prosthetic and other assistive devices
  • Instruction in performing daily activities and grooming

Occupational Therapy

Our registered therapists evaluate:
  • Difficulties with coordination, balance, walking of muscle dysfunction
  • Patient's safety in home environment
  • Perpetual-motor abilities
  • Sensory impairment
They also provide information in:
  • Muscle re-education exercise and range of motion
  • Body mechanics, balance and coordination, energy conservation, perpetual motor training
  • Use of splints to prevent deformities
  • Activities of daily living such as grooming, dressing, cooking, bathing and toileting

Speech Language & Hearing

Our licensed speech therapists assess a patient's ability to communicate and provide instructions in:
  • Verbal expression and written treatment
  • Expression through graphics or gestures
  • Auditory comprehension and speech articulation
  • Reading and visual exercise
  • Techniques of swallowing

Nutritional

Our registered dieticians provide:
  • Assessment of patient's nutritional needs
  • Instruction on patient's diets
  • Evaluation of drug and food interaction
  • Recommendation for maximizing nutritional therapy
  • Instruction on modified diets

Medical Social Work

Our certified medical social workers co-ordinate and provide:
  • Assessment of patient's psychological needs
  • Counseling of family and friends related to the patient
  • Assessment of patient's financial resources
  • Guidance in use of appropriate community resources

Our Service Areas:

Dallas, Tarrant, Wise, Kaufman, Rockwall, Van Zandt, Ellis, Ennis, Grayson, Collin, Navarro, Fannin, Cooke, Palo Pinto, Henderson, Denton, Parker and more... If you live in any of our service areas, Dependable Home Care can follow your physician's treatment plan in the comfort and convenience of your own home.

You will receive care from the compassionate team of home care professionals, including registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, speech pathologists, medical social workers, physical therapist occupational therapists, Respiratory therapists and home health aides.

We work closely with patients and their doctors. Our staff designs a care plan for each patient's specific lifestyle and health care needs. Our patients are at the center of every decision we make.