Home Health Care Provided by St. Joseph's/Candler in Savannah, GA

Many conditions previously requiring extended hospital stays are now being treated at home, where patients tend to be happier and more at ease. Home Health Care provides continuity of care in the transition from hospital to home, including medical treatments and disease management education.

Healing in Your Own Home

Our home care agencies are accredited by The Joint Commission and are Medicare- and Medicaid-certified. We are ranked in the "Top 500 Home Care Agencies" in the nation (HomeCare EliteTM 2015 and 2016) and participate in the Georgia Medical Care Foundation (GMCF) Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs) activities. To compare home health care agencies, click here. We accept and file private insurance.

Our integrated team of thoroughly trained professionals includes:

  • Medical social workers
  • Nurses (RNs, LPNs and CNAs)
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapists

We take a total-patient approach to treatment, which means that we develop specialized plans of care that are the most appropriate for each patient's individual needs and level of functioning. The goal of these individual plans is to reduce recovery time, optimize independence and prevent un-necessary hospitalizations.

A Variety of Services to Meet Every Need

To meet the various needs of home care patients, our treatment programs include a wide range of services, which range from occasional visits by home care staff to seven days a week as condition warrants. Services are provided under the direction of the patient's physician. On-call nurses are available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.

We offer the following services:

  • Anticoagulant Therapy including In-home, pro-time/INR testing and medication
  •   management
  • Case management and coordination of home healthcare services through our registered nurses, therapists and medical social workers
  • Glucose management
  • Palliative care 
  • Personal care services (home care aides)
  • Pulse oximetry
  • Rehabilitation services (physical, occupational and speech
  •   therapy)

Skilled nursing services to perform disease management, medication assessment/teaching:

  • In-home infusion services
  • Wound management services including:
    • Surgical wounds
    • Pressure Ulcers
    • Diabetic Ulcers
    • Venous stasis ulcers
    • Wound V.A.C.

Our professional staff is trained and utilizes the following disease-specific clinical pathways:

Locations Throughout the Savannah Community

Office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. However, our professionals are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We serve the following counties: Chatham, Effingham, Liberty, Bryan, Evans, Long, Brantley, Camden, Glynn, McIntosh, Bulloch, Long, Charlton, Atkinson, Candler and Wayne.

Brunswick Division

4635 New Jesup Hwy
Brunswick, GA 31520
(800) 387-0228

Hinesville Division

401 North Main Street
Hinesville, GA 31313
Hinesville (877) 819-4438

Savannah Division

5510 Paulsen St.
Savannah, GA. 31405
(800) 213-7989

Contact a Home Health Specialist

For information, a referral or to schedule an appointment to discuss our services, please call our intake nurse at (800) 942-5232.

  • St. Joseph's Hospital Campus: 11705 Mercy Blvd., Savannah, GA 31419, (p) 912-819-4100
  • Candler Hospital Campus: 5353 Reynolds St., Savannah, GA 31405, (p) 912-819-6000
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St.Joseph's Hospital Campus: 912-819-4100

Candler Hospital Campus: 912-819-6000