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Having joint replacement surgery? What to expect from home health care during your recovery

Nearly one million Americans undergo hip or knee replacement surgeries, with the majority of these procedures being performed on patients over the age of 65.  As people live longer due to advancements in medicine and technology, greater wear and tear has increased the number of joint replacements performed. Recovery is vital to resuming your previous […]

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Neighbors Caring for Neighbors: Celtic Home Health Celebrates Two Years in Pinckneyville, Illinois

  On April 1, 2016, Celtic Home Health is celebrating two years of neighbors caring for neighbors in Pinckneyville, Illinois. Sherrie O’Leary is one of your neighbors from Pinckneyville, Illinois.  Sherrie is a Physical Therapy Assistant at Celtic Home Health. Sherrie has been with Celtic Home Health from the beginning when Celtic acquired VNA-TIP two […]

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Homecare 101: What is a Skilled Homecare Need?

A need for skilled nursing services may occur due to one or more of the following: • Hospitalization • Recent new or exacerbated diagnosis • Change in medications in the last 60 days • New medication in the last 30 days • Change in primary caregiver providing care with a knowledgeable deficiency • Medication administration […]

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