Home Care is initiated when a person requires ongoing medical treatment but prefers to have these services in the comfort and privacy of their home.
Home Health Care services are needed during times of recuperation and recovery. Home care services are provide limited, part-time, or intermittent skilled care to those who are primarily at home due to a medical condition.
We at Affinity are always educating our staff the importance of home care. You’re loved one deserves the right care in the comfort of their home. Medicare covers 100% of all skilled home health care visits. This services can be provided at home or senior center facility. Home health care is a very cost-effective option for receiving health care services. Returning to one’s home and family can quicken improve the quality of life, for both patients and families or caregivers.
A person who is home bound may leave the home for medical and some non-medical reasons. Home bound does not mean the person must be confined to a bed or wheelchair, or even to his house, but rather, that the person requires assistance (human and/or a device) to leave his home, or leaving takes a considerable and taxing effort.