Lifeline, an emergency alert program is available to eligible member.
Referrals can be made for assessment of Lifeline to promote safety for elders in their homes.
Having a land line phone installed in the home is necessary for signal transmission.
An application must be made and approved prior to installation of the Lifeline which is a service in conjunction with Langlade Hospital.
Hospital Discharge Follow-ups:
Please call us and let us know when you are a family member are admitted to the hospital. Please call or ask the hospital to call our Community Health Nurse 715-793-5014. We will assess your discharge medication to be sure you understand what the doctor has ordered for you.
With your permission, we will work in conjunction with hospital discharge planner to make sure all necessary arrangements are made for when you come home.
Having trouble with not understanding your medications or not remembering to take them on time? One of our Registered Nurses will set up your medications in a pill box- making it easier to know when and how to take your medications.
We will keep your prescriptions filled through the SMHWC Pharmacy and deliver them to your home and at that time your pill reminder box will be filled.
The SMHWC maintains a loan closet for Durable Medical Equipment consisting of some of these items:
Crutches, Shower Chair, Toilet Seat Riser, Commodes, Walkers, Canes, Grab Bars for Showers, and Wheelchairs.
Annual influenza clinics
Individual Immunizations as necessary
IHS Food Handlers Training: