The Pinnacle team is a group of highly trained and professional staff who understand the whole patient and not just their medical diagnosis. Our experts include the following:
The Pinnacle Team is trained to understand
the whole patient.
Perform wound care, injections, lab draws, catheter changes, and teach and train the family on how to manage medications, prevent hospitalizations, and manage their disease process.
Certified Nursing Aides
Assist with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, grooming, meal preparation, and light housekeeping.
Medical Social Workers
Provide counseling services to patients and families, assist with community resources (such as provider services, Meals on Wheels, and support groups) and act as a patient advocate.
Provide training on medical diets such as diabetic, low sodium, renal, low fat and others. Works with the physician to ensure nutritional requirements are achieved for enteral feedings.
IV Care Nurses
Nurses with specialized training administer IV medications through peripheral and central lines and train the family how to manage IV therapy.
All staff have received advance training in dementia and how to treat the disease. Specialists deliver individualized care to patients and train caregivers on interventions for successful management of this disease.
Provide balance and mobility training as well as gait and strength training.
Provide assistance to improve the patient’s ability to perform activities of daily living and assist with adaptive equipment, home medical equipment, and home modifications.
Assist with articulation and swallowing exercises often impaired after a stroke. Provide cognitive interventions to dementia patients to slow disease progression.
To learn more about our group of professionals and how Pinnacle Senior Care can assist you or a loved one, contact us today.