Pediatric Home Care

Pediatric Home Care in New York City, Westchester, & Surrounding Areas

At A&T Healthcare, we understand that your child’s health is most important. That’s why we offer pediatric home care for you and your children. If your child needs skilled home care, A&T Healthcare can offer you RN’s and LPN’s who are trained and supervised to provide care under the direction of your child’s physician.

Since 1984, A&T Healthcare has been providing specialized care from infants to adults. We work with most insurance companies, and can also make arrangements for out-of-network on an individual case basis. A&T Healthcare provides services that cover all ages of pediatric home care to assure that you’re getting the best care you and your family deserve.

When you need to know that someone who cares for your child has as much invested as you do, turn to an agency with over 30 years of experience in pediatric home care.

We are licensed by the New York State Dept of Health (Article 36) to provide pediatric home care services to patients throughout all Five Boroughs of NYC, including Dutchess, Greene, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester.

Things to Consider With Pediatric Home Care

When your child has complex medical needs, meeting their care needs can be overwhelming. As their parent, you are their main advocate and caregiver. However, many parents find it challenging to meet extra care needs for their children while also caring for any other children, holding down a job, or managing the other needs of the household.

Your pediatric home care professional serves as your lifeline when it comes to managing the needs of your child. However, it can be daunting to bring someone new into your home on a regular basis. It’s important to make sure everyone is on the same page. Address the following points with your pediatric home care nurse or therapist to make the transition as smooth as possible:

  • Routine: We are here to make your lives easier. It’s important for your child’s routine to remain as consistent as possible. This includes wake-up times, bedtime routines, activities, and meal times. Discuss these routines with your nurse and include any medications and dosages as part of the conversation. Consider writing a schedule down to make the adjustment even easier.
  • Your Child’s Likes and Dislikes: While our primary duties involve seeing to your child’s medical needs, we are also here to keep them comfortable and happy. Any information you can give about your child’s preferred foods, drinks, television programs, activities, books, etc. will be a huge help.
  • Household Rules: Being on the same page when it comes to household rules will benefit everyone. If you have any preferences about how you would prefer our nurses interact with your family, let us know. We will work with you to arrive at a solution that meets your child’s needs and keeps everyone comfortable.
  • Your Involvement: Hiring a pediatric home care service doesn’t mean that you need to give up all duties as a parent. Review with your caregiver and let us know which tasks you would prefer to do yourself. Do you enjoy handling the naptime or bedtime routine? Would you prefer to feed your child yourself? Are there other siblings you would like to play a role? We will work with you to create a plan that works for everyone.

Offering Pediatric Home Care & More

We recognize that having nurses or therapists involved in the care of your loved one can seem difficult, but with a home health agency that understands that you and they are partners in care, it can give you the peace of mind that you and your family deserve. You and your family deserve the best care; that’s why A&T Healthcare offers only the best pediatric home care.

Contact our local branch or our main office to discuss your needs and learn more about our pediatric home care service options. Your questions will be answered by a Registered Nurse who has the first-hand experience and can put your mind at ease. A&T Healthcare proudly provides services throughout all Five Boroughs of NYC, including the Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, Ulster, Sullivan, Putnam, Orange, and Dutchess communities.

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A & T Healthcare offers services for patients of all ages—from newborns to the elderly. Our pediatric & senior home care services are welcome alternatives to long hospital confinements or nursing homes. When an individual receives health care from A & T in the home setting, they gain a sense of privacy, independence, and control over their lives, while also being met with a high standard of treatment.

Being at home surrounded by familiar people and objects is often the most conducive place to recover. Home health care helps to relieve some of the concerns that can overwhelm a patient and family when they opt to receive treatment outside of the home.