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Brightstar of Erie

1001 State St Ste 1100
Erie, PA 16501-1831
(814) 455-7827
Fax: (814) 455-7831
Services Offered:
Home Care
a member of Bright Star Care
Brightstar of Erie serves Erie County, PA, Warren County, PA, Crawford County, PA, Venango County, PA, Mercer County, PA and more...
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    About My Business
    BrightStar Healthcare is an industry leader in providing in-home care to children, adults and seniors in our community. Our services include companion care, personal care and skilled care for daily, weekly, part-time or live-in care. We provide fully screened, insured and bonded, licensed and/or certified caregivers to ensure you receive the highest quality service. Families can call on BrightStar Healthcare to meet the varying needs of family members, from light housekeeping and meal preparation to high-tech skilled nursing. When you or a loved one faces a challenge, you need the services that only an industry leader can provide. BrightStar offers you more - more dependability, more peace of mind, more joy - to make life easier and allow you to live it to the very fullest. Making more possible is what we're all about. Let us know how we can help.
    About My Services
    BrightStar Healthcare services include:
    Companion Care:
    • Expectant mother support
    • Laundry
    • Light Housekeeping
    • Meal planning and cooking
    • Respite and family relief
    • Shopping and errands
    • Sitter services
    • Transportation
    • Travel companionship

    Personal Care:
    • Ambulation
    • Bath visits
    • Dressing and grooming
    • Feeding
    • Home safety evaluation
    • Medication reminders
    • Outpatient pre- and post-op assistance
    • Personal and oral hygiene
    • Reporting conditions and changes to supervisory RN and/or Physician
    • Toileting
    • Transferring and positioning

    Skilled Care:
    • Blood sugar testing
    • Elder care management
    • Exercise/therapy management
    • Home infusion therapy
    • Hospice support/assistance
    • In-home blood draws and injections
    • Medication setup, administration and oversight
    • Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy
    • Wound care
    • Vital sign monitoring
    • End of life care
    • Private Duty Nursing for hourly nursing level care, including g-tube care for nutrition and medication administration, range of motion, seizure management, and assessment and treatment for Pediatric, Adult and Senior mental, physical and developmental disabilities.
    • High Tech Nursing, including g-tube, trach and ventilator level care.
    Conditions I Am Unable To Treat
    BrightStar Healthcare has no service limitations.
    Experience And Credentials
    BrightStar Healthcare is an industry leader in providing in-home care. The Erie office is led by Steve O'Dell. Mr. O'Dell has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare field. His staff includes individuals with backgrounds in Case Management, Nursing Management, Home Care Administration and other home care positions. Every member of his staff brings in-depth experience to the day-to-day delivery of exceptional service to BrightStar Healthcare clients.
    Fees And Payment Sources Accepted
    BrightStar Healthcare accepts Private Pay, PA Medicaid, and most insurances. BrightStar Healthcare will work with your insurance company for authorizations and billing, relieving you of this sometimes challenging task. Private pay rates vary by service; just call our office and we will be happy to discuss your needs and how we can work out a care plan that will fit your budget. We are a provider under many Waivers and can assist families to investigate community resources that may assist a loved one to get connected to care.
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    Hours of Service
    BrightStar Healthcare provides services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Whenever your family member has a need, we can be there to help. Our caregivers have 24 hour access to a Registered Nurse - ensuring the health and wellbeing of those in our care, and giving families greater peace of mind. BrightStar Healthcare provides More - People who care More, a More professional approach, and More availability and accessibility - around the clock.
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    Issued by Pennsylvania Department of Health
    Issued by Medicare
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