What is home care?
“Home Care” refers to the non-medical related services provided at the individual’s residence. These services can include, but are not limited to, companionship, , transportation, and in-home aide with activities of daily living.
Who pays for home care?
There a number of sources of funding options for home care aside from being for the services privately.
Among the sources for home care funding are:
Veteran Affairs Benefits
Long Term Care Insurance
Workers Compensation Insurance
Some life insurance policies could be used to fund home care services
Aging department for individuals with a very low net worth
Our expert financial staff can help you understand your funding options and will contact the particular agency or your insurance company to determine your specific benefits.
Who can receive home care?
Although primarily provided to seniors, individuals of all ages and with a variety of health care needs can receive home care services. As the name implies, home care is for people who require assistance at home.
If you feel that you or a loved one may benefit from home care, we are only a phone call away. A member of our experienced staff can work with you to determine if home care is right for you or your loved one. If you prefer to be contacted via e-mail, please Contact Us and we will promptly reply to your request.
What are the different screening processes you’re staff must complete?
Our staff of compassionate professionals go through a rigorous and thorough interview process. We also conduct state and federal background checks, conduct comprehensive personal and professional reference checks, and conduct competency evaluations.
Are the home care workers insured while coming to my home?
Yes. All of our staff members are fully insured and bonded for you and your loved one’s protection.
Who chooses which home care agency to use?
Naturally, we believe Health Advocates Homecare should be your first choice, and once you take advantage of our free comprehensive consultation, we think you’ll agree.
What it comes down to is this—if you want your loved one to have professional, compassionate care in the comfort of home, you need to contact us today for a free, no obligation consultation. We’ll help give you and your loved one the freedom to live a quality life, at home.
With Health Advocates Homecare, you’re not alone.