Geriatric Mental Health

Auxilium Healthcare Services has Medicare-certified psychiatric nurses and they are in-charge in performing psychiatric home visits, create plans, do assessments and apply interventions and treatment.  Our nurses are well trained to support the patient’s medications with psychiatric disorders.  Our nursing staff has met the education and experience requirements by Medicare for Home Health Psychiatric Care.

Our nursing staffs are also certified and trained to assist patients suffering from Dementia with Psychosis, Anxiety Disorders, Depression, Bi-Polar Disorder, Schizoaffective Disorder, Autism and Spectrum Disorders.

Auxilium Healthcare Services Psychiatric Services include:

  • Medication Management and Monitoring
  • Behavioral Crisis Planning
  • Crisis Prevention and Stabilization
  • Management of Coexisting Medical Problems
  • Teaching and Counselling
  • Dementia Care
  • Behavioral Management
  • Safety and Fall Prevention Strategies

Our Treatment Goals for Psychiatric Care:

  • Stabilization of mood and behaviors
  • Medication management and compliance
  • Maintain safety to themselves and others
  • Educate caregiver on how to respond to symptom exacerbation
  • Patient acceptance of illness in order to motivate treatment compliance