Contact Information

170 Taylor Station Road, Suite 220
Columbus, Ohio 43213
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Phone:  800-969-6577
Fax:        614-866-8160

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Services

ImageOur aim is to help you achieve your goals and recover in your home. We do this differently than others because we send specialists to your home. We know orthopaedics and help you to recover optimally.

Summit Orthopaedic Home Care offers the following professional skilled services to help you achieve your goals and recover at home.

Skilled Nursing

Our nurses either have or are pursuing the Orthopaedic Nurse Certification which is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification. Some of the skilled services that they provide include but are not limited to:

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  • Medication Administration
  • Blood Draws
  • Staple / Suture Removal
  • DVT Prophylaxis
  • Pain Management
  • PT INR Readings
  • Teaching and Administration of Injections
  • Assistance with Activities of Daily Living
  • Disease Management and Education
  • Infusion / IV Therapy
  • Lab Monitoring
  • Supply Ordering
  • Patient Advocating


Physical Therapy

Our physical therapists are board-certified in orthopaedics or sports physical therapy or have practiced in outpatient orthopaedic settings. Some of the skilled services that our therapists provide include but are not limited to:

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  • Patient Education
  • ROM Exercises
  • Therapeutic Exercises
  • Incision Management
  • Effusion Reduction
  • Pain Control
  • Ambulation
  • Assistive Device Selection
  • Assistive Device Progression
  • Gait Training
  • Balance / Proprioception Training
  • Neuromuscular Control


Speech Therapy

The degrading of speech abilities usually derive from a child’s inborn nature, an esophageal disease, a post-operative reaction or other medical causes. Speech therapy is designed to act on treating conversational/ communicational impediments whether the patient is young, an adult or a senior.

A speech therapist works in aspects of:

  • Adaptive Speech Devices
  • Evaluation of Cognitive Skills
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Non-Oral Communication
  • Patient and Parent Education
  • Autism Disorder
  • Sensory Skills Assessment
  • Speech and Language Delay
  • Aural (Hearing) Rehabilitation
  • Promoting Memory Skills
  • Speech Articulation Exercises
  • Swallowing Evaluations


Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapists use treatments to recover, develop, or maintain the daily living or work skills of patients with certain conditions or comorbidities. Some of their services include but are not limited to:

  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Adaptive Equipment Training
  • Self-Care Skills Training
  • Pain Management
  • Sensory Functions Restoration
  • Energy Conservation and Management
  • Home Health Aide Oversight


Home Health Aide

Our aides will assist with personal care and activities of daily living on a short-term basis. Unfortunately they are not permitted to do household chores or cleaning.

  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Bathing
  • Grooming
  • Getting Dressed
  • Incontinence Care


Medical Social Services

Our medical social workers can help with most types of family or financial obstacles that a patient may be experiencing. Some the services they offer include but are not limited to:

  • Community Resource Guidance
  • Bereavement Support
  • Depression Screening / Treatment Arrangement
  • Case Management
  • Alternative Living Arrangement Education
  • Advance Directives
  • Grief Counseling
  • Financial Evaluation
  • Counseling Coordination