St. Mary High Desert Home Health is a home care ministry of St. Joseph
Health. Our home care services are a literal representation of reaching
out to our community and care for our dear neighbors. These specialized
services focus on the community’s adult population who require intermittent
care in their home for a variety of needs such as: chemotherapy, risk
of falling, pain management, post-surgical assessments, rehabilitation
therapy, medication management and infusion therapy.
Home is one of the best places for the quickest recovery from an illness,
injury or surgical procedure. Our home health offers expert, clinical
staff that provide the best care possible by utilizing a holistic approach
in the familiar surroundings of home. St. Mary High Desert Home Health
collaborates with your physician to develop a personalized plan of care
to meet your unique needs. Our compassionate and caring staff will assist
you and your family to maximize your healing potential in a safe and pleasant
Services that once required an extended stay in the hospital can now be
offered in the comfort of home. By working with referring doctors, you
can get quality care without sacrificing the familiarity of home. The
home health caregivers aid in restoring your optimal health and support
to your family by administering to your physical, psychological, and spiritual needs.
Together, our team ensures the home is a safe and comfortable environment
while supplying the resources you need to feel better.
- Medical Social Workers
- Registered Nurses
- Triage On-Call Staff
- Skilled Nursing
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Wound Care
- Infusion Therapy
- Social Services
- Home Health Aide
Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) is equipment placed in a patient’s home by a trained technician
that patients use to answer daily Health Checks about their condition
and to collect their blood pressure and weight. The patient’s Health
Check and Vital Signs are automatically uploaded and transmitted to the
RPM Registered Nurse (RN) every day.
The RPM RN will review the patient Health Check and Vital Signs every day
for changes in symptoms blood pressure and weight. Calls are placed to
review abnormal readings received. The nurse will intervene with instructions,
direction and reporting to your physicians as needed for early intervention.
Nurse Next Door
St. Joseph Health is excited to partner with
Nurse Next Door to expand private duty care services in the High Desert. Nurse Next Door’s
unique approach to home care for seniors focuses on the quality of life
and happiness of their clients. Each client is assigned their own carefully
screened caregiver based on their needs and interests, giving families’
peace of mind that their loved one is receiving compassionate care.
For more information or a referral please call St. Mary High Desert Home
Health at (760) 956-4119.
17081 Main St., Hesperia, CA 92345
Phone: (760) 956-4119 24-hour nurse line
Fax: (909) 984-4700
Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.