Planning, Advocacy, and Referrals

The Social Services department at Windom Area Health assists patients with discharge planning, advocacy, and referrals. Other primary responsibilities include coordinating swing bed, transcare, and patient satisfaction surveys. The department’s vision is to assist patients and families to attain optimal psychosocial and physical functioning through education, consultation, advocacy, and referral.

For more information, contact the Social Services Department at 507-831-0687.

Home Health Care Services

Good Samaritan Community Care of Southwest Minnesota

  • Services: skilled nursing, home health aide, in-home therapy, telehealth and homemaker services
  • Service Area: Southwestern Minnesota
  • Phone: 507-831-0734

Caring and Compassionate Healthcare Agency

  • Services: skilled nursing, home health aide, in-home therapy, private duty nursing and chore services
  • Service Area: Southwestern Minnesota
  • Phone: 507-343-0077

Prairie River Home Care

  • Services: skilled nursing, home health aide, live-in home health aide, in-home therapy and
    homemaking services
  • Service Area: Southern Minnesota
  • Phone: 1-800-817-1819

Sanford Worthington Home Care Agency

  • Services: skilled nursing, home health aide, in-home therapy, telehealth and homemaker services
  • Service Area: 30-mile radius of Worthington, MN
  • Phone: (507) 372-3139

Alliance Health Care

  • Services: skilled nursing, home health aide, homemaking services, PCA services and companionship
  • Service Area: Watonwan County
  • Phone: (507) 386-1953 or 1-877-386-7515

Baywood Home Care

  • Agency provides home care assistance/services - Services are not covered by Medicare and are privately paid for by the individual. Can provide up to 24 hour/day care
  • Service Area: Southwestern Minnesota
  • Phone: 507-764-4133

Personal Care Attendants

International Quality Homecare

  • Agency provides personal care attendants/assistance – Services are not covered by Medicare and are privately paid for by the individual or may be funded by the county, if enrolled in an eligible program.
  • Phone: 1-507-372-2929

Home Infusion Services

  • Fairview Home Infusion: 612-672-2233 / 800-642-8845
  • Option Care: 651-635-9272
  • Avera Home Infusion: 605-322-8322 / 888-346-8085
  • Coram Home Infusion: 651-452-5600
  • Accredo: 866-522-8777

Hospice Services

  • Sanford Hospice: 507-372-7770
  • Murray County Hospice: 507-836-8114

Durable Medical Equipment (DME) & Oxygen/Respiratory Services

  • Sanford Home Medical: 507-831-0247
  • HyVee Pharmacy: 507-832-8230
  • Peterson Drug: 507-427-2707
  • Rice Home Medical: 877-637-3561 (Redwood Falls)
  • Avera Home Medical: 712-362-3568 (Estherville, IA)
  • Northwest Respiratory (Oxygen/Resp): 800-232-0706

Life Alert/Lifeline Services

  • Sanford Home Medical: 507-831-0247
  • Good Samaritan Home Care: 507-831-0734
  • Nobles County Co-op Electric: 507-372-7331

Meals-on-Wheels

  • Windom: 507-831-6161
  • Mt. Lake: 507-427-2151
  • Lakefield: (provides meals in Heron Lake) 507-662-6714
  • Butterfield: 507-956-3032

Grocery Delivery

  • Hy-Vee (Windom): 507-831-2786
  • Maynard’s (Mountain: Lake) 507-427-2220
  • Maynard’s (Lakefield): 507-662-6777

Transportation

  • United Community Action: 800-658-2480 (M-F, daytime)
  • Medivan: 800-422-0976
  • People’s Express: 800-450-0123

ACE (advocate – connect – educate) / RSVP

  • Telephone Reassurance: 507-831-1803
  • Respite Care: 507-831-1803

County Agencies

  • Des Moines Valley Health/Human Services: 507-831-1891 (Cottonwood Co)
  • Des Moines Valley Health/Human Services: 507-847-4000 (Jackson Co)
  • Watonwan County Human Services: 507-375-3294

MN Linkage Line Services

  • Senior Linkage Line: 1-800-333-2433
  • Disability Linkage Line: 1-866-333-2466
  • Veterans Linkage Line: 1-888-546-5838
  • Online Linkage Line Services: www.MinnesotaHelp.info

Swing Bed and Skilled Nursing Facilities

  • Windom Area Hospital Swing Bed (Windom): 507-831-2400
  • Windom Good Samaritan / Sogge (Windom): 507-831-1788
  • Mt. Lake Good Samaritan (Mt. Lake): 507-427-2464
  • Colonial Manor (Lakefield): 507-662-6646
  • Westbrook Good Samaritan (Westbrook): 507-274-6155
  • Sanford Hospital Jackson Swing Bed (Jackson): 507-847-2420
  • Jackson Good Samaritan (Jackson): 507-847-3100
  • St. John’s Circle of Care (Springfield): 507-723-3200
  • Good Samaritan Pleasant View (St. James): 507-375-3286
  • Valley View Manor (Lamberton): 507-752-7346
  • Maple Lawn Nursing Home (Fulda): 507-425-2571
  • Slayton Manor Care Center (Slayton): 507-836-6135
  • Trimont Health Care Center (Trimont): 507-639-2381

Assisted Living Facilities

  • Mikkelsen Manor Assisted Living (Windom): 507-831-1788
  • Pineview Assisted Living (Windom): 507-831-5277
  • The Lodge Assisted Living (Mt. Lake): 507-427-2465
  • Valley View Assisted Living (Lakefield): 507-662-5330
  • Lakeview Assisted Living (Heron Lake): 507-793-2349
  • Sunrise View Assisted Living (Adrian): 507-483-2580 / 806-717-6824

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