Dakota Travel Nurse Home Care

Keeping home an option!

Press Release: DTN Home Care Now Offers In-Home Safety Assessments

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PRESS RELEASE: Dakota Travel Nurse Home Care is pleased to announce we recently hired Nicole (Nikki) Kinn, Registered Occupational Therapist, to do Home Safety Assessments and give recommendations that will help “Keep Home an Option” for you or your loved one.

During a Home Safety Assessment, Nikki will assess and provide recommendations for issues such as:

  • Fall risks and hazards
  • Kitchen and cooking safety
  • Medication management
  • Safe bathing/showering techniques and equipment
  • Self-toileting
  • Dressing made easier
  • Transfer status throughout living space
  • Mobility and related adaptive equipment
    • Front-wheeled walker
    • Four-wheeled walker
    • Cane
    • Wheelchair
    • Grab bars
    • Toilet frame

Nikki is a registered occupational therapist and is licensed to practice in the state of North Dakota. She has worked with the geriatric population for the past 10 years. Her primary focus is increasing her clients’ quality of life and the safety in their home environment.

Nikki completed the Masters Program in Occupational Therapy at the University of Mary and has had additional training in accident and fall prevention, interventions for the cognitively impaired and maintaining good nutrition in the elderly population.

If you or your loved one wants to schedule an in-home safety assessment, please call our office at 701-663-5373. We will be happy to answer any questions you have regarding the scope and benefits of this service.

Dakota Travel Nurse Home Care is licensed by the North Dakota Department of Health to provide in home healthcare services. We are locally owned and operated in Mandan, ND. We provide in home nursing care, home health aide care and at home companion care. Call (701) 663-5373 today for a free consultation!

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