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How to Initiate Care​

At VIVA Pediatrics, we’re committed to providing individualized pediatric home health care that meets the unique needs of each child and family we serve.

Whether transitioning from hospital to home or initiating care at home, our goal is to ensure a smooth process and peace of mind for you and your loved ones.

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Coordinating Care from Hospital to Home​

Transitioning with Ease

Making the transition from hospital to home can be a critical time for your child and family. At VIVA Pediatrics, we understand the importance of a seamless and supportive transition, which is why our dedicated team works closely with hospital staff, physicians, and your family to ensure a comprehensive and coordinated approach to care.

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Step-by-Step Support​

  • Initial Assessment: Our experienced care coordinators begin by assessing your child's medical needs, preferences, and any special requirements based on their current hospital care plan.

  • Personalized Care Plan Development: We craft a tailored care plan that aligns with the medical directives of your child's healthcare team, ensuring continuity of care from hospital to home.

  • Coordination with Healthcare Professionals: We facilitate communication between your hospital's medical team and our home health caregivers to ensure everyone is aligned on your child's care needs and plan.
  • Preparation for Homecoming: Our team assists in preparing your home for your child’s arrival, including setting up any necessary medical equipment and providing training to family members on care tasks and equipment usage.

  • Seamless Transition: On the day of discharge, our care team ensures a smooth handover from hospital to home, providing the necessary support and care from the first day your child arrives home.
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Initiating Home Health Care for Your Child​

Finding the Right Support at Home

For families seeking home health care for their child already at home, VIVA Pediatrics offers a compassionate, responsive approach to initiating care. Whether it’s new care requirements or a change in your child's condition that prompts the need for home health services, we’re here to support you every step of the way.

How to Begin​

  • Contact Us: Reach out to our team to discuss your child's needs. We're ready to listen, offer guidance, and provide the information you need to make informed decisions about your child's care.

  • Home Assessment: A care coordinator will visit your home to conduct a thorough assessment of your child's health needs, the home environment, and to discuss your goals and concerns.

  • Care Plan Creation: Based on the assessment, we develop a personalized care plan tailored to your child’s specific health requirements, focusing on promoting their well-being and independence.
  • Matching with Caregivers: We match your child with skilled and compassionate caregivers who best fit their needs and your family’s preferences, ensuring a compatible and effective care team.

  • Ongoing Support: Once care begins, we maintain open lines of communication with your family, offering ongoing supervision, adjustments to the care plan as needed, and support to ensure your child’s health and happiness at home.

Home Health Provider Q&A​

From understanding the qualifications of our healthcare professionals to knowing how care plans are tailored for each child, our FAQ's aim to provide clarity and confidence in your search.

We cover a wide range of topics, including service coverage, insurance and billing, safety protocols, and how to initiate services, ensuring you have all the information you need at your fingertips.

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Insurance Providers​

Understanding your insurance options is a crucial step in accessing the best care for your child. To assist you we have a multitude of insurance options accepted by our pediatric home health care services. Click through to explore the range of insurance possibilities and learn how we can work together to facilitate exceptional care for your child.

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Thank you for providing outstanding service to our family! Knowing that our daughter is well cared for gives us peace of mind."

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