Amazon Health Services understands that providing care for a child with special needs or a specific disability can be stressful, challenging or present obstacles that aren’t planned for. At Amazon, we work closely with our families to incorporate their needs, the lifestyle and goals they envision for their child’s development and carrying out your child’s care plan. Through compassion, honesty, building trusting relationships, innovation, service excellence and teamwork, we give each child the highest opportunity to reach their fullest potential and quality of life.
Amazon Health Services Provides Our Pediatric Patients with:
- Private Duty Nursing
- Skilled Nursing Visits
- Physical Therapy
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Personal Assistance Services
Specific Services We Provide:
- Ventilator-Tracheostomy Care
- Gastronomy Care
- IV Therapy
- Respiratory Care
- Enteral Feeds
- Oxygen Administration
- Vital Stem Therapy
- Wound Care
How do I pay for this?? At Amazon, we’re here to restore a sense of normalcy to your home and life. Several insurance plans and most Medicaid insurance plans cover our services. As soon as we obtain the insurance information for your child; we handle everything else from billing through authorization of services. In other words, we take care of the details so you can concentrate on the care of your child.
Quick Definition Reference:
Private Duty Nursing- focus on hourly Care that typically ranges from 4 to 24 hours a day with our registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, and certified nursing aides focused on providing exceptional short-term and long-term clinical care to medically fragile children.
Skilled Nursing Visits- Unlike private duty nursing, a skilled nursing visit is not a full nursing shift. An RN or LPN/LVN will come to the home to administer medications, clean dressings, and check certain vital signs, along with other similar nursing procedures. Depending on the care needed and the physician orders, a patient may receive multiple visits a day or just a few each week.
Physical Therapy- focuses on age appropriate development and enhancement of gross motor milestones and quality of movements by addressing mobility, balance, endurance, muscle strength, joint mobility
Speech Therapy- focuses on age appropriate development and enhancement of communication and language skills by addressing cognition, swallowing, feeding, social skills, and augmentative.
Occupational Therapy- focuses on age appropriate development and enhancement of occupational performance by addressing fine motor skills, coordination, social and play behaviors and academic skills.
Personal Assistance Services- focuses on enabling the patient and their family members to maintain