Health Related Home Care to Now Serve Edgefield

Health Related Home Care to Now Serve Edgefield

home-healthHealth Related Home Care is excited to be able to provide home health services to residents of Edgefield. Michelle Garner, RN the Community Nurse Liaison, spent most of 2011 in Edgefield County.  She went business-to-business getting letters of support, speaking with the mayor, going to town and county council. She even setup a table at a local business asking residents to stop by and take a survey, to find out what the residents of Edgefield needed & wanted in a home health company.

Mrs. Garner said, “The residents of Edgefield have spoken and we have listened.” “We are here and ready to serve!” Health Related Home Care has been in business since 1995. They service Abbeville, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda and now Edgefield County! They provide registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, medical social work, home health aides, Life Line® & home telemonitors. The also have several specialty programs: Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Program, Diabetic Program & the Joint Rehab Program. They care for infants/children (pediatrics) to the elderly (geriatrics).  They provide care in the patient’s home, for a variety of medical issues, for example: following a hospitalization, care after surgery, wound care supervised by our certified wound nurse, teaching regarding illness/diagnosis/medications, IV’s. As everyone  knows hospital stays are not very long these days. Health Related Home Care is able to help the patient recover and recuperate in the comfort of their own home. The patient has the peace of mind knowing Health Related Home Care is there to help and answer any of their questions they may have regarding their health. We are always available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days of the year!

“We also hope the patients and their families can find comfort in knowing the home health agency they chose was named to the 2012 HomeCare Elite, a compilation of the top performing home health agencies in the United States,” reported Ms. Garner. Health Related Home Care is ranked in the Top 500 out of 11,000 home health agencies in the U.S. Now in its seventh year, the HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of agencies and further highlights the top 100 and the top 500 agencies overall. Winners are ranked by an analysis of publicly available performance measures in quality outcomes, process measure implementation, patient experience, quality improvement, and financial performance. The entire list of 2012 HomeCare Elite agencies can be downloaded by visiting the National Research Corporation website at

Health Related Home Care will be working out of the Edgefield Medical Clinic, but as they tell everyone, “ Don’t worry about where we are, WE COME TO YOU!” For more information about Health Related Home Care or to contact the agency to make a referral, please call 803-637-5643 or 1-800-352-6848 or visit our website


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