Mercer Health Home Care and Medical Equipment is a department of Mercer County Community Hospital also known as Mercer Health. We offer skilled services to the client in their place of residence. We also can provide home medical equipment for patients at home. Mercer Health Home Care serves clients in Mercer County and the fringe areas of Van Wert, Shelby, Auglaize, and Darke counties.
Mercer Health Home Care provides skilled services to patients in the comfort of your residence. Skilled nursing care is given under a physician-approved plan of care for the purpose of promoting, maintaining, and restoring health or minimizing the effects of illness or disability. We care for all ages from newborns to elderly. Skilled therapies including physical, occupational and speech can be provided in the home with physician orders helping to identify ways to safely remain in the home and optimizing your ability to care for yourself.
Mercer Health Medical Equipment provides a variety of home medical equipment to assist you in your home. This ranges from ambulation aides to oxygen/CPAP equipment. We have Respiratory Therapists on staff to provide high quality, professional set-up and teaching related to respiratory needs and equipment.
Our Hours of Service Mercer Health Home Care and Medical Equipment provide services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our office hours are Monday through Friday 8 am - 4:30 pm. We have skilled staff on-call after office hours for any problems or questions that occur. Please call the hospital at 419-678-2341 and request to talk to the Home Care or Medical Equipment staff member on call. They will take your name and number and contact the appropriate staff. The staff member will then call to assist you. If an emergency situation occurs, do not hesitate and call 911 or the local emergency squad.