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Isn’t home health care expensive?

Home health care costs differ greatly depending on the individual case, but are usually much lower than the long-term care facility alternative. Often the costs are buffered or completely covered by a third party such as insurance or special government programs designed to assist handicapped, disabled or injured people and their families. What’s more is […]

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What are my rights as a patient?

Federal law dictates that all home health care patients be informed of their rights and responsibilities. We at NURSING BRIDGES can provide you with a summary of patient’s rights and responsibilities.

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How do I choose the right home health care provider?

There are many important factors to consider in choosing the best agency to meet your needs. First you must assess what types of services you will need and find an agency that offers those services. Ask the agencies you are considering about their accreditation(s), licenses and certifications. You’ll also want to evaluate the quality of […]

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What agencies or organizations provide home health care?

There are nearly 10,000 home health care agencies in the United States. Home health care providers include registered, licensed, practical and vocational nurses; agencies contracting with physicians; home care aides; medical social workers; pharmacists; physical, respiratory and occupational therapists; laboratory technologists; speech pathologists; dental hygienists and dentists.

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Who needs Home Care?

If you were recently hospitalized for surgery or illness.If you are unable to meet your own needs due to health, age or social problems.If you are stressed with taking care of a family member who can no longer care for themselves.If you are missing work or ignoring your immediate family to care for a loved […]

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What is Home Care?

Home care is a cost effective alternative to extended hospital stays or institutional care. Being at home helps clients feel better about themselves and gives them a sense of security and well-being, without imposing a burden on family and friends. In addition, home care cost less compared to hospitalization or a long term care facility.The […]

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