FAIRBURY – Lori Ohlde RN was named the director of Jefferson Family Home Care on May 7. Lori has been with Jefferson Family Care as a nurse since February 2012. She previously worked as Health Coordinator at Blue Valley Community Action and as a surgical nurse at Jefferson Community Health Center.
Jefferson Family Home Care is the home health department of Jefferson Community Health Center. The agency is a Medicare- and Medicaid-certified home health agency which provides services to homebound patients in Jefferson County and the surrounding area. Jefferson Family Home Care also provides personal cares (such as baths and medication set up) on a private pay basis to patients who are not eligible for home health care. Jefferson Family Home Care also offers Voice Care, a personal response system which provides help at the touch of a button.
Previous director Debbie Hellbusch RN retired in April. Hellbusch had been director of Jefferson Family Home Care since August 1984. She had been employed with Jefferson Community Health Center since 1976.More