Bariatric care is specialized care for those with extreme obesity, typically weighing over 350 pounds. Embassy Healthcare provides continuing care for bariatric patients from area hospitals and other communities in and around Ohio.
We also provide bariatric care for our residents with weight-management needs.
Bariatric Care Capabilities
Embassy Healthcare communities are equipped with bariatric beds and lift machines, and our staff is specially trained to provide sensitive care to patients with bariatric care needs.
Bariatric patients are also vulnerable to a variety of other health issues, including:
- Skin infections
- Heart disease
- Respiratory illness
- Sleep disorders
Our bariatric care team also specializes in skilled nursing services and can provide care for a variety of health issues.
How long can I utilize bariatric care services?
Our bariatric care services are available on a short-term basis for patients recovering from injuries or medical procedures, such as bypass surgery or a broken bone.
We also provide long-term bariatric care for residents of our skilled nursing communities in Ohio.
Benefits of Bariatric Care
Quality bariatric care can help minimize co-occurring health problems and prevent injury. Patients in our bariatric care programs are able to gain control over their nutrition and improve their mobility.
It's not easy making big life changes, and we're here to help. Talk with us about your health goals and we'll find a program that's right for you.