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One-on-one Patient Care

Private Duty consists of hourly one-on-one care to patients in their homes, local hospitals or facilities. Care is provided in one location, with one patient during the employee’s entire shift. Services are available for a minimum of four hours up to 24 hours a day.

Services

  • Skilled Nursing – Services and care that can only be performed safely and correctly by a licensed RN or LPN.
  • Certified Nursing Assistants – Care that supports any service the patient/client requires: bathing, toileting, dressing, meal preparation, supervision, safety needs and companionship.
  • Developmental Technician – Services provided by an unlicensed employee, trained to provide personal care, self-help skills and related services to waiver clients only.

Expect the Best

  • Wholly owned subsidiary of Erlanger Health System.
  • Staff of 165 RNs & CNAs supervised and managed by Registered Nurses.
  • High-Tech nurses with vent, trach and G-tube experience.
  • RN Clinical Liaison monitors staff daily.
  • One-stop service partner with respiratory and home medical equipment to manage overall patient needs.

Hiring Practices

  • Hepatitis and TB vaccinations
  • Statewide criminal background checks - FBI investigative company fingerprint search
  • Drug Screening
  • Tennessee felony offender database
  • Sexual offender database and abuse registry
  • 3 personal references with one knowing the employee for at least 5 years/2 of the 3 must be a direct contact
  • 5-year employment history
  • Employee references