Pediatric
  • Home Pediatric Care 

    Pediatric care from St. John's Home Health Services is performed by a highly qualified staff of registered nurses, therapists and social workers.

    Pediatric skilled nursing care includes:  

    • Health care maintenance focusing on independence for families of children with illnesses including asthma, diabetes, failure to thrive, malignancies, cardiac anomalies, syndrome disorders and neurological disorders.
    • Home infusion therapy (e.g., total parenteral nutrition, blood components, antibiotics, fluids, chemotherapy, intravenous medication)
    • Intravenous line care -- both peripheral and central venous access
    • Procedures and education needed for maintenance of surgical interventions (e.g., gastrostomies, tracheotomies, colostomies, etc.)
    • Treatment and education needed for recovery.

    Pediatric Care offers these additional services with a pediatric focus:  

    • Home health aides
    • Pastoral care
    • Rehabilitation services
    • Social work services

    A home health nurse is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

    For more information, contact:  

    Home Health Services
    800 E. Carpenter Street
    Springfield, IL 62769
    217-525-5641 or
    Email: Kathleen Kraft