Home care nurse with senior patient

Home Care

2284.5 miles away
Mon - Sat: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

For over 25 years, Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana’s home care department has played a vital role in providing a full range of home health and clinical specialty programs to patients receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness.

With care that includes registered dietitians, skilled nursing and physical therapy, the comprehensive team of home care specialists at Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical is able to provide full-service home treatment for issues such as:

  • Cancer
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • COPD
  • Pneumonia
  • Stroke
  • Chronic wounds
  • Orthopedic surgery (rehab)
  • Post-surgical care
  • Maternal/child health

Home care services at Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center can be initiated through referrals from:

  • Physicians
  • Hospitals
  • Nursing facilities
  • Residential care facilities
  • Family members or friends
  • Case managers
  • Discharge planners
  • Social workers
  • Health plans
  • Insurance companies

The multidisciplinary team of professionals and specialists are experienced in the care of patients who require unique home treatments. Our core team works in collaboration with a patient’s primary physician and includes:

  • Registered nurses
  • Certified home health aides
  • Social workers
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapists
  • Registered dietitians

Our home care department embraces the San Fernando Valley community, providing a full-spectrum of home care services to everyone from new mothers and their babies to the elderly with chronic health problems. These services may include:

  • Bedside prothrombin time monitoring
  • Gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral nutrition
  • Injections
  • IV therapy
  • Ostomy management
  • Patient assessment and monitoring
  • Total parenteral nutrition
  • Vacuum assisted closure (VAC) therapy used to promote healing of acute or chronic wounds, fight infection and enhance healing of burns
  • Pain management

Specialty services

Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center also provides specialty home care services, including:

  • Enterostomal therapy: Care for patients with non-healing or complicated wounds, use of wound VAC
  • Cardiac team: Care for patients with congestive heart failure (CHF), myocardial infarction and post-op heart surgery. Care can include anticoagulation therapy
  • Mother and baby: Follow-up, post-partum follow-up, bilirubin follow-up
  • Pediatrics: Intravenous therapy, family teaching, G-Tube care