NEHC Behavioral Health. Helping individuals regain their independence, one day at a time.

The New England Home Care Behavioral Health Program provides education and on-going support for people with behavioral health needs. Quite often, this level of skilled case management and counseling can make all the difference for people working to regain their independence and increase their quality of life.

Using this approach, NEHC has become the largest behavioral health care provider in the state of Connecticut and has helped ease the struggle for thousands of people.

Our behavioral health nurses are trained to help in:

Treatment Planning – nurses participate on treatment teams to provide a perspective based on day-to-day observation.

Medication Reconciliation – nurses contact the community prescriber to review medication changes that may have been made by an inpatient facility.

Pharmacy Coordination – nurses pick up medications from the pharmacy if needed and work with the pharmacies to ensure correct medications are provided.

Recovery-Oriented Services – nurses work with clients to maximize independence through skill teaching and the use of natural supports.

Engagement – nurses coach on the importance of attending appointments, prompt and cue client to prepare for upcoming appointments including identifying transportation and scheduling.

Communication – nurses contact primary care facilities with any changes to the client’s presentation.

Wellness Skills Teaching – nurses provide health and wellness skills teaching, diabetic teaching and prompts to help the client make better decisions regarding their health.

NEHC Behavioral Health is a proven, time-and-individual tested approach to help people regain independence in their homes and increase their overall quality of life.