Home Health Care Services
Southeast Health’s home health nurses are registered nurses with extensive clinical nursing backgrounds. They have the experience to provide care and services in the following areas:
- Infusion Therapy
- Nursing Education
- Wound Care
Our highly trained professional staff offers a full range of services, including:
- Physical Therapy
- Speech Pathology
- Occupational Therapy
- Medical Social Work
- Nutritional Counseling
- Care from Home Health Aides
Our full range of services includes support services to provide comprehensive care that allows you to be as independent as possible at home. Services include :
- Help securing medical equipment such as wheelchairs, beds and oxygen delivery systems
- Education to help you and family members understand your care needs.
Areas We Serve & Office Locations
Southeast Home Health serves Cape Girardeau, Bollinger, Ripley, Scott and Stoddard counties, and portions of Mississippi, New Madrid and Stoddard counties.
Cape Girardeau County
#10 Doctors’ Park
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
109 Plum Street
Doniphan, MO 63935
Phone: 573-996-2141 ext. 234
1300 North One Mile Road
Doctors' Park, Suite 7
Dexter, MO 63841
Q & A
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How can I get home health services for my family members?
A. Talk to your physician to see if home health might be right for you, or call Southeast Home Health (573-335-6609 or 1-800-910-4355) to learn about admission criteria. If your family member is currently hospitalized, please speak to a social services staff member.
Q. What kinds of services does Southeast Home Health offer?
A. All nurses with Southeast Home Health are registered nurses. In addition, home health aides, physical, occupational and speech therapists, medical social workers and nutrition counselors also are available to help meet patients’ and families’ special needs.
Q. How often will my home health nurse visit?
A. Daily, if medically necessary.
Q. Are home health services covered by insurance?
A. Yes, in most cases. Medicare, Medicaid, VA insurance, Worker’s Compensation and most private insurance covers home health care.
Q. How do we choose a home health service?
A. The choice is yours. Look for an agency with a long length of service that has experienced providers. Southeast Home Health has been serving our area since 1983, and has more than 257 combined years of registered nursing experience in providing the highest level of care.
Q. I have congestive heart failure. Can I receive home health services? How would it help me?
A. Yes, if you have congestive heart failure and meet Medicare guidelines, you are eligible for home health. Our nurses will assess your condition, including evaluating your diet and medications. They teach you how to manage your symptoms and the disease to help prevent a hospitalization or potentially serious complications.
Q. Does Southeast Home Health provide services for both adults and children?
A. Southeast Home Health provides care for patients of all ages, from newborn to the elderly. Southeast Home Health’s experienced staff is specially trained to meet the needs of specific patient populations.
Q. What counties does Southeast Home Health serve?
A. Southeast Home Health serves all of Cape, Bollinger, Scott and Perry counties and parts of Mississippi, Stoddard and New Madrid counties.