We continue to provide our comprehensive home health and hospice services during this difficult time. While taking every precaution to protect the health and well-being of our patients, caregivers, and families, we are still here to provide the care that you need. Home health visits can deliver needed care at a safe social distance.
Institute of Medicine report, “Improving the Quality of Health Care for Mental and Substance-Use Conditions,” there are six dimensions that need to be addressed in achieving high quality care for patients.1 Quality mental health and substance use disorder care needs to be: safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, and equitable.
Cost of Care Trends (2004 – 2020) From 2004 to 2020, the cost for facility and in-home care services has risen on average from 1.88% – 3.80% per year. That’s an increase of $797 annually for home care and up to $2,542 annually for a private room in a nursing home. At this rate, some care costs are outpacing the U.S. inflation rate of 1.8%. **
Apr 26, 2015 · Home health aide services refer to non-skilled hands on care provided by a home health aide as defined in §19-13-D66 of the Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies. Home health aide services are typically provided in a member’s home under the direction of a written individualized plan of care by the member’s attending physician.