Healthcare Designed with You in Mind

1401 E. 12th Street, Mendota, IL  61342     815-539-7461


Bonny Faivre, RN, Manager

Department Telephone: 815-539-1421
909 Main Street
Mendota, IL  61342

Mendota Community Hospital's Home Health Department provides care and support for the patient at home as directed by their physician.

Who Can Benefit?

  • Older citizens with many common medical conditions
  • Younger persons may also qualify
  • Short term problems like fractures or accidental injuries
  • Handicapped or chronically ill persons with conditions such as stroke, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and various heart conditions.
  • Essentially any patient who is under the care of a physician, resides in the MCH service area, may have their medical needs met in the home setting, and is essentially homebound.

Services offered include:

  • Skilled Nursing
  • Physical Therapy
  • Home Health Aide
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • Medical Social Services
  • Laboratory Services
  • Intravenous Therapy
  • Patient/Family Education
  • Medication Counseling
  • Assistance with Special Dietary Needs
  • Assistance in obtaining medical supplies and sickroom equipment

Most Home Health costs are paid for by insurance plans. Questions regarding your insurance coverage should be addressed to your insurance agent, the hospital's Business Office, or the Home Health Department.