Cardiac care is a kind of medical care dedicated to treating patients with heart-related issues and conditions. Patients diagnosed with congestive heart failure, transplants, high blood pressure, stroke, heart attack, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease, or peripheral vascular disease. Because the heart is one of the most vital organs of the human body, any major issues that arise should be treated by a medical professional in order to address and treat symptoms.
Types of Cardiac Issues
Some common types of cardiac issues that can be treated with cardiac care services include:
These issues can include severe symptoms which can be concerning. However, cardiac care services can provide the correct education, medical care, and training to put patients’ minds at ease.
Benefits of IPR’s Cardiac Care Services
IPR’s professional, high-quality cardiac care services can provide patients with a multitude of benefits. Some key benefits of our cardiac care services are:
- Patient education and self-management tools
- Cardiac specific educational materials
- Assessment of need for in-home adaptive equipment
- Education and training on functional energy conservation techniques
IPR Healthcare’s Cardiac Care Services
To keep our patients heart-healthy in their home, our specialized staff provides the following services:
- Cardiac assessment and weight monitoring
- Diuretic therapy and electrolyte replacement as ordered by MD
- Dopplers for patients with LVAD’s & medication management
- Falls prevention identification and education
- Infusion treatment at home
- Patient education specific to symptom management of CHF and prevention of exacerbations
- Point of care PT/INR testing
- Pulse oximeter testing
Why Choose IPR Healthcare for In-Home Heart Care Services?
IPR Healthcare’s specialized team of nurses and healthcare providers are available to assess and treat cardiovascular problems. We provide effective and personalized in-home heart care for patients experiencing sounds coming from the chest area, chest pain, chest wounds, or respiratory difficulties. Our cardiac heart care services provide patients with a team that utilizes their specialized education of symptoms and medication management to achieve outstanding outcomes. Our in-home heart care services reduce the need for hospitalizations and frequent ER visits due to severe symptoms. By promoting patient education and training as a part of our cardiac care services, we are able to teach our patients about heart-healthy living, proper care methods following cardiac procedures and surgeries, and proper usage of any cardiac drugs that have been prescribed. IPR works closely with the patient’s physician and brings our highly trained and experienced staff to the home to provide effective treatment in a stress-free and familiar environment.