For your convenience, our most common customer questions are answered right here.
Q: What services can home health offer me?
A: Home Health Agencies can offer a wide array of services to meet an individual’s needs. Some services include Home Health Aides, Visiting Nurses, Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapies.
Q: Can I choose a home health provider?
A: Yes! According to Federal law, the law states “Any individual entitled to insurance benefits under this title (i.e.,Medicare) may obtain health services from any institution, agency, or person qualified to participate under this title if such institution, agency, or person undertakes to provide them services.”
Q: I recently had a joint replacement surgery; may I receive home health therapy?
A: Yes! Home Health agencies provide both physical and occupational to fit your needs to help you recover from your recent surgery. With a home health therapy program, it allows you to receive services you need in the comfort of your home. Therapy is covered 100 % by Medicare and Medicaid, allowing you to avoid paying an out of pocket deductible like other therapy programs.
Q: How can home care services be initiated?
A: Home services can be initiated with a physician’s order. If a patient is in the hospital, a discharge planner will facilitate the referral process prior to discharge. Once we receive the order, our nurse will schedule a visit to do an initial evaluation. The nurse will relay her findings to the doctor and make recommendations for care. You can also call our office today with you Physicians information and we can get the referral process started for you.