In-home nursing services are provided by the Carroll County Health Department on a limited basis. Residents of Carroll County who fail to meet criteria for other nursing programs may be eligible for services by the Public Health Nurse. Nurse visits are restricted to monthly or bi-monthly scheduling. Referral by doctor and certification of individual being homebound are two of the criteria to apply for services.
Individual services include medication set-up, diabetic nail care, injections, and venipuncture as ordered by a doctor. Family members may receive information regarding other services that are available in this area.