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Kohala Home Health Care at Queen’s North Hawai‘i Community Hospital

Queen’s North Hawai‘i Community Hospital
Annex Building

67-1125 Mamalahoa Highway,
Kamuela, Hawaii 96743

Phone:
808-881-4711

Fax:
808-881-4720

Hours: 
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

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Kohala Home Health Care

Kohala Home Health Care provides quality care for homebound patients by offering services designed to meet the emotional and physical needs of both patient and family. Our service area includes North Hilo, Hamakua, North and South Kohala, and North Kona.

From the moment we are contacted by a patient’s physician, we begin coordinating a complete home health care program. Our team from Kohala Home Health Care works closely with the hospital, physician, patient, family and insurance company to create a comprehensive plan of care. We offer a network of services designed to meet the overall care needs of both patient and family.

Our Care Team

The Kohala Home Health Care team is made up of registered nurses, certified home health aides, licensed Medical Social Workers, and licensed occupational, physical and speech therapists to provide rehabilitation programs for home independence.

Benefits of Home Health Care

At-home health care can greatly benefit patients and their families by eliminating the anxiety and costs of prolonged hospitalization.  Being able to maintain your health in the comfort of your personal home setting can bring peace of mind and allow for the ability to focus on daily healthy living and overall well being.  The Kohala Home Health Care Program helps patients to:

Reimbursement

Some services we provide are eligible for reimbursement through government agencies, such as Medicare or Medicaid, or through private insurance companies.  For more information, please contact our Patient Financial Services Department.

Our Services

Kohala Home Health Care works closely with the hospital, physician, patient, family and insurance company to create a comprehensive plan of care to support patients and their families in the home. At-home health care can greatly benefit patients and their families by eliminating the anxiety and costs of prolonged hospitalization.  Being able to maintain health in a home setting can bring peace of mind with a focus on daily healthy living and overall well being. 

Kohala Home Health Care’s services include:

Home Health Aides

Certified home health aides, working under the supervision of registered nurses, are trained to provide assistance in:

Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy

Licensed therapists provide rehabilitation programs for home independence.  Various rehab services include:

Professional Skilled Nursing Care

Registered nurses, working under a physician’s orders, provide care and instruction to patients and their families for daily health care maintenance.  Services include but are not limited to:

Social Services

Social services are provided by licensed medical social workers, which include:

Resources for Physicians

By utilizing Kohala Home Health Care services, your patients will have peace of mind to maintain and manage their health care in their personal home setting.  Additionally, as a Physician, these services allow you to help plan for your patients’ care outside of the hospital with quality assurance, oversight of skilled patient monitoring with prompt feedback, and assisting the patient in controlling costs without compromising a high level of care.

A physician’s order is required for enrollment in Kohala Home Health Care programs.  Please contact us for more information.