Towner County Public Health

Home Health Services
Compassionate care delivered to your doorstep.

A variety of home health agencies serve Towner County providing:

  • Telehealth - devices placed in client's homes to take vital signs (weight, oxygen level, blood pressure, pulse, temperature) every day. The results are transmitted by phone line back to the Home Health office for review by RNs. With this system, RNs can detect and address even the slightest abnormalities before they become serious.
  • Evaluation visit in your home upon request of you, your family, or your physician to assess if we can provide services which will enable you to stay in your home
  • Home Health Aide to assist with cares such as bathing, dressing, hair care, shaving, nail care, exercise
  • Registered Nurse to provide services in your home such as:
    • Medication set-up
    • Injections
    • Wound care
    • Blood collection for lab work
    • Catheterizations
    • Health teaching on diabetes, heart, and other health conditions
    • Assistance with equipment obtainment
    • Monitoring after discharge from a hospital or nursing home
    • Health Assessment
  • Services are available seven days a week from Registered Nurses and Monday - Friday from Home Health Aides.

    Who Pays for Home Care?
    Home Health Care in Towner County is Medicare certified and licensed in the state of North Dakota. Home Care services can be paid by:

    • Medicare
    • Medicaid
    • Private Insurance
    • Veterans Administration
    • Worker's Compensation
    • The client or his or her family based on fee scale

    *Payment for services by a third party is subject to client qualifications.

    For more information on the Home Health Services available in Towner County please contact us by phone or email. Or Towner County Social Services @ 701-968-4340