What is New Start Home Health?
New Start Home Health is a Joint Commission Accredited agency, providing intermittent skilled nursing and skilled nursing shift care up to 24-hours a day. We serve a diverse multi-cultural community located in the San Fernando Valley. Our professional staff includes: Registered Nurses, Licensed Vocational Nurses, Certified Home Health Aides, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Medical Social Workers and Speech Therapists.
Our mission is guided by a tradition of personal, clinical, and technological excellence, dedicated to providing the highest quality home-based patient care with compassion and respect for each person.
Over 30 years - A legacy of excellence and leading the way
The “New Start” model of care was founded and implemented over 30 years by a passionate RN who was a pioneer and advocate for disabled people. Mary Williams began the “New Start” mission in 1982 when she founded and implemented a new way for catastrophically disabled people to live outside of facilities and hospitals while managing their lives and learning the skills necessary in order to regain independence after injury or illness.
During this time, New Start had established its niche in the rehabilitation and long-term care arenas as the only program of its kind in the nation.
In 1989, Mary Williams created New Start Home Health Care, Inc. in order to provide an experienced nursing staff and a continuum of care for her clients who wished to live in the community.
Through the years, New Start Home Health Care, Inc. became a full-service home health agency providing Home Care Services both Intermittent and Private Duty Shift Care.
35 years later Mary Williams continues her mission, through the leadership of her daughter, Sian Welch, and her dedicated management and nursing staff. They provide, not only, the highest level of care and clinical service that New Start was founded upon but, New Start corporate and management staff carry Mary Williams' promise of total commitment for honest and ethical practices in all circumstances.
NSHH Mission Statement
New Start Home Health Care is dedicated to providing excellent home based patient care, guided by its founding principles of integrity, compassion and respect for each person.