- What is Home Health Care?
Home Health care has had a long history of providing quality care to individuals in their homes or temporary place of residence (e.g. residential care home, assisted living). A full spectrum of cost-effective services ranging from high-tech nurse to non-medical assistance with the activities of daily living are available. Home Health Care services are provided by trained personnel and include skilled nursing and therapeutic rehabilitation and personal care services.
- What are the Benefits of Home Health Care?
Home Health care includes teaching you how to take care of yourself or any member of your family. Home Health Care offers competent comprehensive health care for you and other members of your family and aims to promote continuity of care between different health care settings. It provides a source of skilled care to those who prefer to remain in their home or temporary place of residence and for whom such is appropriate and adequate. Patients are happy and improve more rapidly in the familiar surrounding of home and family.
- Who Uses Home Health Care?
Most people prefer to stay at home rather than go to the hospital or nursing home when they can no longer manage their own care. Home Health Care provides an alternative to individuals who prefer to avoid institutionalized health care altogether.