Home Health Care FAQs

Deciding on home health care can be confusing and scary. Select Home Care is here to help you every step of the way. Keep reading to get the answers to your home health care FAQs.

What is Home Health Care?

Home health care is a wide range of health care services that can be given in your home or assisted living facility apartment for an illness or injury. Home health care is usually less expensive, more convenient, and just as effective as care you get in a hospital or skilled nursing facility (SNF). Some common home health care services include:

These are all conditions and services that Select Home Care can help you manage from the comfort and privacy of your home.

Common Services
  • Home Health Physical Therapy
  • Home Health Occupational Therapy
  • Home Health Nursing
  • Parkinson's Disease Care in the Home
  • Medication Management
  • Catheter Care
  • Disease Management
  • Alzheimer's Care
  • Cognitive Management Programs
  • Dementia Services
  • Home Health Stroke Care
  • Low Vision Care

Who Qualifies For Home Health Care?

To qualify for home health care, the patient must be under the care of a doctor. They also must be receiving services under a plan of care created and reviewed regularly by a doctor. Also, the patient must need, and a doctor must certify the need for, one or more of the following:

  • Intermittent skilled nursing care (other than drawing blood)
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech-language pathology
  • Continued occupational therapy services

Finally, the patient must be homebound, and a doctor must certify that they are homebound.

To refer a patient to Select Home Care or to talk about your care plan, contact us today.

Reach Out Today

Every patient’s situation is unique, and we are here to help you. At Select Home Care, our goal is to deliver skilled home health care and provide resources to Columbus, OH area seniors. Call us today to talk about your care plan and find out how we can help you.