We seek to create a covenant of caring that improves the health of the people in our communities.
By treating and touching the whole person-body, mind and spirit-we seek to create a healing sanctuary for our patients in their homes. We offer our patients a unique kind of care that recognizes needs and nurtures each individual with excellence, integrity and compassion.
It is our mission to allow patients to remain in their homes if that is their wish, for home is the best place of all to heal. We have a team of talented professionals that are experts at providing care at home and we are dedicated to fulfilling our patients' wishes and needs.
St. Anthony Summit Health Foundations supports Bristlecone's work in Summit County with the generous support of donors.
CommonSpirit Home Health Bristlecone will work with you and your physician to come up with a plan of care that meets your needs and helps you heal. In addition to providing excellent clinical care, CommonSpirit Home Health Bristlecone knows that faith and inner strength can help with healing. That's why we also give special attention to your spiritual well-being.
CommonSpirit Home Health Bristlecone offers an interdisciplinary team of clinicians for our home care patients, including:
Skilled Nursing Care
Our registered nurses provide skilled care such as end of life care, wound care, medication monitoring, disease and nutrition education, and administration of I.V. medications.
Our physical, occupational, and speech therapists provide rehabilitative exercise programs and teach appropriate use of medical equipment and safety measures, in addition to ensuring the home environment doesn't pose any hazards. Our therapists will help you regain your strength and range of motion so that you can return to your normal daily activities.
Personal Care Services
Certified Nursing Aides can provide intermittent assistance with personal care needs such as bathing.
Medical social workers are available to connect you with community resources for additional help.
Non-denominational chaplains can visit with you to provide support and education to enhance your spirituality as you strengthen your body and soul.