UPMC Visiting Nurses
 SERVICES

Our home health experts will assist you to make your best possible recovery. We provide short-term skilled services under a care plan approved by your physician. We offer home health care at its best.

Specialty Care

We have a diversified health care team to provide specialized care for patients of all ages, newborn to adult.

Specialized Nurses
Our specialized nurses teach you about your condition and how to follow a self-care plan. They help you with medication and symptom management. These nurses have advanced training in one or more specialties such as:

  • Heart Conditions
  • Lung Disease
  • Cancer
  • Geriatrics
  • Diabetes
  • Behavioral Health
  • Mother/Baby Care
  • Pediatrics
  • Joint Replacement
  • Orthopaedic Surgeries
  • Bariatrics
  • IV (intravenous therapy)

Rehab Therapists
If you need rehabilitation to regain your best level of functioning, our physical, occupational, and speech therapists provide top-notch rehab services. And for stroke or joint replacement, we have a special Fast Track program to speed your recovery.

Nutrition Specialists
Our unique nutrition service lets you consult a nutrition specialist at your home or on the phone. Registered dieticians can assess and advise you about specific needs related to your health condition, such as diabetes, heart disease or obesity.

Wound Care Specialists
To heal wounds as quickly and painlessly as possible, our specialty-trained nurses work with the most current techniques and wound care products available. They will teach you how to comfortably follow a self-care plan to hasten your healing.

Behavioral Health Nurses
Our behavioral health nurses are specialists who can help you cope with a chronic illness and the changes it involves. They teach ways to manage stress through relaxation, provide grief counseling, and provide medication management. They are experts in dementia care.

Medical Social Workers
Our medical social workers know how to connect you and your family to the right services and resources in the community, whether you need a support group, an assisted living facility or financial aid.

Home Health Aides
During recovery, it may be diffcult or impossible to perform daily personal care. Our home health aides can help you with dressing, bathing, and other tasks. All have successfully completed a nursing assistant program.

Quality Care
We provide you with enhanced care with a treatment plan tailored to your health condition, environment, and level of recovery.


Compassionate Care
Our dedicated staff help you and your family cope with your condition and work toward your recovery.


Timely Care
We are fully staffed seven days a week to make home care visits, even on holidays when necessary. After normal business hours, a medical professional is always available to take your call.