Private Duty Nursing

If you or your family member need personalized hourly medical care in the home, Great Lakes Home Healthcare Services has been providing private duty nursing services in the Erie community for many years.

Our registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and home health aides care for people of all ages, while promoting optimal wellness, independence, comfort, and dignity. In fact, we consider our professional nursing staff "champions of caring" because they deliver high quality care and meet your specific needs in the home.

Private Duty Nursing Services

Private duty nursing services are appropriate for people requiring nursing or assistance for extended hours per visit.

Adult and Geriatric Care

Nurses from Great Lakes Home Healthcare Services provide personalized hourly care for adults with:

  • Chronic health conditions and disabilities
  • Alterations in mobility, respiratory, and neurological functions
  • High-tech needs, such as ventilators, feeding methods, and tracheostomies

Pediatric Care

Our nurses provide skilled hourly care for children with high-tech needs.

Each child receives comprehensive supervision with:

  • Documented evaluation of goals
  • Progress recommendations
  • Family-focused, multidisciplinary team conferences to review their care

Home Health Aides

Under the supervision of a registered nurse, our home health aides assist with many activities of daily living such as:

  • Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Feeding
  • Mobility

They can also assist with tasks around the home, such as:

  • Light housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Shopping
  • Preparing meals

Referrals and Reimbursement for Private Duty Nursing

At Great Lakes Home Healthcare Services, we can receive referrals directly from:

  • Family members
  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Case managers
  • Social workers
  • Other health care providers

We accept reimbursement from:

  • Private health insurances
  • Auto insurance
  • Medicaid
  • Special government programs

Our experienced staff will assist you with reimbursement options.

​Contact Us

Great Lakes Home Healthcare and Hospice
1700 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16501

Phone: 814-877-6120

Great Lakes Home Healthcare Services:
Private Duty Nursing
1647 Sassafras Street
Erie, PA 16502

Phone: 814-877-6451

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