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Maternal/Child Home Care Nursing Services

Adventist HealthCare Home Care Services has been providing services to new mothers and newborns in our community for over 20 years. Our program is available to mothers prior to and following delivery and their hospital stay, and includes prompt telephone reports to the physician regarding complications.

Program Goals

  • Improve mother baby bonding
  • Stabilize post partum status for mother
  • Educate mother on infant care and management of newborn
  • Establish stable feedings and nutrition for infant

Commonly Treated Conditions

  • Prematurity, bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), apnea, reflux
  • Diabetes
  • Congenital syndromes          
  • Asthma
  • Neurological disorders          
  • Spina Bifida
  • Developmental delays
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Wounds – surgical, burns    
  • Drug-exposed infants

Maternal/Child Home Care Services

  • Experienced maternal/child registered nurses for all home visits

Maternal Assessment Services

  • Temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure
  • Fluid nutritional intake
  • Fundal height and position
  • Bowel and bladder function
  • Condition of breasts, lochia, episiotomy, perineum, incisions from tubal ligation or C-section
  • Emotional adjustment
  • Post-partum teaching

Newborn Assessment Services

  • Temperature, pulse, respiration, weight
  • Muscle tone
  • Condition of cord and skin
  • Nutritional intake
  • Bowel and bladder function
  • Jaundice
  • Newborn teaching (cord/circumcision care, feeding, bathing, infant safety and more)
  • Activity and sleep patterns

Maternal/Child Specialty Services

  • Skilled assessment and teaching for high-risk obstetric patients
  • Pediatric nursing by experienced pediatric registered nurses

Our Maternal/Child Home Care Service Area

Montgomery, Prince George's, St. Mary's, Charles and Calvert, St. Mary’s, Howard and Anne Arundel counties in Maryland.

FREE Home Care Consultation & Needs Assessment

Need help but not sure where to start? Wondering which home care services are right for you or whether our services are provided in your area? We can help. Request a FREE, no obligation, Home Care Consultation & Needs Assessment by an Adventist HealthCare Home Care Services nurse today! Our nurse will evaluate your situation and propose a personal care plan to meet your specific needs.

FREE Home Care Consultation

Request a FREE, no obligation, Home Care Consultation & Needs Assessment to evaluate your situation and develop a care plan online or by calling 866-841-0475.

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Home Care Brochure

To learn more about the Adventist HealthCare Home Care Services, download our brochure.

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Quality Comes First

...and we routinely beat State and National averages for patient quality outcomes.

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Patient Stories

We’re writing new chapters in the lives of our patients, their families and our community daily. These are their stories: