What Happens on an Initial Visit by a Community Health Officer?

  • The Community Health Officer (CHO) will explain the program, including:
    • Visit frequency
    • Set goal for residen
  • Explain the telehealth component and that equipment will be installed by PHASTAR’s equipment vendor, Assured Medical Alliance, in the next day or two
  • The CHO will perform a home safety check.
  • The CHO will obtain the patient’s history and physical

◦Includes medicine documentation

  • The CHO will also provide additional information on available resources that can help the resident remain in their home longer.