Home Care

Offering a full range of home healthcare services

MVNA provides a full range of home healthcare services for clients including home health visits for adults with acute and chronic medical conditions. Nursing staff receives ongoing educational training to update their clinical knowledge and technical skills. Our in-home care is safe, effective, and meets all medical practice standards.

A doctor’s referral order is required to receive services. Your doctor's office can call our Intake Department at 612-617-4600, option 3. Our intake department can help your provider determine what documentation is required to start home care services.

Nursing care

  • Professional nursing case management
  • Skilled nursing care for acute, chronic and maintenance level needs
  • Skilled observation and assessment of vital signs, response to medications and treatments
  • Instruction in safe home management of various acute and chronic diseases or disabling conditions
  • Instruction in self-care and disease process for diabetes, lung, and heart disease
  • Instruction in gastric feeding tubes, ostomy, ileostomy and colostomy care
  • Post-surgical care, wound care and blood draws
  • Bowel and incontinence care
  • Administration of intramuscular/subcutaneous injections
  • Administration and instruction in IV (intravenous) therapies
  • Physical, speech and occupational therapy
  • Referral to hospice

Home health aides work under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN). They help with day-to-day personal care, bathing, and ambulation. They also provide nutritional, social and emotional support.

Therapy services such as physical, occupational and speech therapists provide in-home assessments and therapies to optimize your ability to remain safely in your home.

Licensed social workers are available to help navigate a variety of issues from housing to applying for disability. Social workers ensure that psychosocial and other barriers are minimized so that the client can concentrate on healing and regaining their independence.