Frequently Asked Questions about Home Health

We understand that you probably have many questions. Here are some commonly asked questions and if you have others, we would love to hear from you.

 

How do I know if I qualify for home health?

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How much does home health care cost?

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What insurance does Alacare accept?

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What are some of the conditions treated by home health services?

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How do I get started?

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How long does it take to get home health service started?

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Are any home health services and fees not covered by Medicare?

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How is billing and paperwork handled?

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Do I have to be a Medicare recipient to use home health services?

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Is Alacare accredited by any nationally recognized organizations?

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How can I compare services of different home health agencies?

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Is a designated primary physician a condition of admission?

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Is a designated primary caregiver a condition of admission? If so, what are the expectations of this person?

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What if I have an emergency during the night?

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What if I have a question about my care or condition, but not an emergency?

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What kind of special training do your nurses and home health aides receive?

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What is your screening process for hiring home health nurses and aides?

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What if I want to change nurses?

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Other than nurses and home health aides, what other resources do you offer patients and caregivers?

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Talk to your physician to see if home health care is right for your situation.

 

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