Skilled Nursing Services
Skilled Nursing services are available to individuals with serious medical conditions and complex health care needs, which require specific skilled Nursing services ordered by a physician and cannot be performed by non-nursing personnel. Skilled nursing services are intended to provide skilled intervention with an emphasis on individual and caregiver teaching.
Skilled Nursing Activities include:
- monitoring an individual's medical status
- administering medication and other medical treatment
- training and consultation with family members, other providers directly involved in the individual's care and other persons responsible for carrying out an individuals Plan of Care (POC) to monitor the medical status, medication and medically related procedures