Medical Supplies For Care At Home Since 1957
Serving customers nationwide, Shield HealthCare offers advanced urological, incontinence, ostomy, enteral nutrition, diabetes and wound care supplies from leading manufacturers that work to optimize patient health and comfort, improve outcomes, and maximize lifestyle freedom. We provide expert billing to Medicaid/Medi-Cal, Medicare, and select Managed Care and private insurance plans. 98% of our customers feel we understand their needs.
Shield’s vibrant online community blog, videos and social media pages offer robust lifestyle education and support for individuals with ostomies, parents of special needs children, caregivers, spinal cord injury survivors, and individuals with incontinence, urological, wound or nutrition needs. Our 2,000+ educational articles, 150+ videos, and online support groups feature one-on-one support from Shield HealthCare’s Ostomy Lifestyle Specialist Laura Cox, SCI Lifestyle Specialist and recovering quadriplegic Aaron Baker, Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and much more.
Since 2007, Shield HealthCare has maintained rigorous formal accreditation status by the Community Health Accreditation Program's (CHAP) Board of Review. From our 2018 annual customer survey of more than 4,000 active customers conducted by Press Ganey Associates Inc., we are proud to say that 98% of our customers would recommend us to friends and family, and 99% would use our services again in the future.
Shield HealthCare is firmly committed to community involvement, supporting a variety of health organizations and causes each year. From fire and flood support to local diaper banks, nonprofits and national organizations such as the WOCN and UOAA, we believe in our responsibility to give back and support each community we are in. We also advocate for and support our customers by:
- Engaging advocates for legislative support for home care benefits
- Participating in Medicare advisory groups in all regions
- Emphasizing compliance with insurance carrier regulations
- Taking leadership in state supplier associations
Looking for CEs? We believe in supporting health care professionals and the caregiving community through free clinical webinars, educational in-services and nursing education days. Shield also provides a variety of educational materials for patients and clinicians, including our “Living Well With an Ostomy” booklet, Wound Management Guide and much more.
To learn how you are Stronger with Shield, visit www.shieldhealthcare.com or call 800-228-7150.
Brands: Shield HealthCare offers patient choice, and to help deliver optimal patient outcomes, we proudly carry the latest ostomy supplies and advanced wound care dressings from leading manufacturers like 3M, Coloplast, ConvaTec, Hollister, KCI, Lohmann & Rauscher, Nu-Hope, Safe n Simple, Securi-T, Smith & Nephew, and many more.
WOCN Society Corporate Member? Yes
Supporting MyWOCN? Yes