When home therapy is appropriate

314-205-6600 or 888-BJC-HOME

After surgery

  • An assessment is made for proper home medical equipment
  • A therapist is placed in the home within 48 hours
  • One therapist/nurse will consistently manage your care plan

To regain mobility after orthopedic surgery or injury

  • Medical conditions can include osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, sports and job-related injuries, joint replacement
  • BJC Home Care Service’s program improves mobility and function, aids posture and balance, improves bone mass, decreases the risk of falling and improves the quality of life

For treatment of chronic diseases, such as:

  • Arthritis
  • COPD
  • Renal disease
  • Diabetes

For rehabilitation after a stroke or brain injury

  • After a stroke or other brain injury, your rehabilitation begins as soon as you are stable
  • Our therapists can help you cope with any decreased ability, help you regain your independence and some or all of your motor skills
  • Therapists can change the patient’s living spaces to make everyday activities easier

To prevent falls

  • Our Secure Steps program helps to maximize safety, promote independence and decrease hospitalizations
  • Secure Steps benefits those with feelings of being weak or dizzy, those having a history of falls, those with a fear of falling or with limited mobility
  • BJC Home Care Services will administer a fall risk assessment and a balance screening, as well as do a safety evaluation in the home