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We know there might be a lot of unknowns about the services we offer. We want to make sure you have all the answers you need to make a well-informed, confident decision.

Home Health care refer to a wide range of medical and non-medical services provided at a patient’s home to help them recover from an illness, surgery, or manage chronic conditions.

Typically, individuals who are homebound, under the care of a physician, and in need of intermittent skilled nursing or therapy services might qualify.

Home Health focuses on recovery and rehabilitation, while Hospice is for individuals nearing the end of life and focuses on comfort.

Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance, and out-of-pocket payments are common sources of funding for Home Health. Coverage depends on the insurance policy and the nature of the care needed.

This can include skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech-language therapy, medical social services, and Home Health aide services.

The frequency of visits depends on the patient’s needs and the care plan established by their physician.

The duration varies based on the patient’s health needs and progress. It can be short-term (following surgery) or long-term for chronic conditions.

In most cases, a physician’s referral is required to start receiving Home Health services.

Care is usually overseen by a registered nurse or therapist in collaboration with the patient’s physician.

Yes, patients typically have the right to choose their Home Health care agency, but it’s essential to ensure they meet all regulatory and licensing requirements.

Reputable home health care providers follow strict protocols to ensure patient safety, including background checks of their staff and continuous training.

Agencies can be evaluated based on accreditation, state licensing, Medicare certification, patient reviews, and outcome and assessment data.

Yes, Home Health providers are required to maintain the confidentiality of patient information, adhering to HIPAA regulations.

Yes, many Home Health agencies offer training for family members to assist with certain aspects of the patient’s care.

If a patient’s needs surpass what Home Health can offer, the provider will usually coordinate with other healthcare services or facilities to ensure continued care.

FAQ: Home Health Services

What is Home Health? How is Home Health different from Hospice? Find the answers to your questions here.

FAQ: Hospice Services

What is Hospice? Is Hospice care just for cancer patients? How do you pay for Hospice? Find the answers to your questions here.

Hospice care focuses on the comfort and quality of life for patients with terminal illnesses, rather than curative treatments.

Patients diagnosed with a terminal illness with a life expectancy of six months or less, if the illness runs its expected course, may qualify.

Hospice care can be provided in various settings, including a patient’s home, a hospice facility, hospitals, nursing homes, and other long-term care facilities.

No, Hospice is for anyone with a life-limiting illness, including heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, lung disease, and many others.

Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurance plans offer Hospice benefits. Additionally, many hospice organizations offer financial assistance or care based on ability to pay.

Services can include medical care, pain management, emotional and spiritual support, counseling, respite care for families, and more.

Hospice professionals are skilled in managing pain and symptoms with medications, therapies, and other methods.

Yes, many Hospice programs encourage patients to maintain their relationship with their personal physicians.

If the patient’s condition stabilizes or improves, they might be discharged from Hospice. However, if they continue to decline, the eligibility can be re-evaluated and extended.

While both focus on comfort and symptom relief, Palliative care can be pursued at any stage of an illness, while Hospice is typically reserved for the final months of life.

Hospice focuses on comfort and quality of life. Curative treatments might be stopped, but some treatments that provide comfort can continue.

No, it means prioritizing comfort and quality of life over aggressive treatments. Many families find that Hospice allows them to enjoy their remaining time with loved ones more fully.

Yes, patients can leave hospice care and return to curative treatments if they wish or if their condition improves.

Typically, a referral from a physician is needed, followed by an assessment from the Hospice Team.

Families are an integral part of the Hospice experience. They are involved in making decisions, providing care, and are also offered support and counseling.

Palliative care is specialized medical care that focuses on providing relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness, regardless of the diagnosis or stage of the disease.

While both prioritize comfort, Palliative care can be pursued at any time during an illness, in conjunction with curative treatments, whereas hospice care is typically reserved for individuals nearing the end of life and no longer pursuing curative treatments.

Any patient suffering from a serious illness, regardless of age or stage of disease, may benefit from Palliative care. This includes patients with cancer, heart disease, lung diseases, kidney disease, Alzheimer’s, and many other conditions.

A multidisciplinary team usually provides Palliative care, including physicians, nurses, social workers, pharmacists, nutritionists, and therapists.

It can be offered in various settings: hospitals, outpatient clinics, at home, or in long-term care facilities.

While pain management is a significant component, Palliative care also addresses other symptoms like nausea, fatigue, anxiety, and shortness of breath. It also provides emotional, spiritual, and psychosocial support.

Palliative care can be given alongside curative treatments. Its focus is on managing symptoms and improving quality of life, and it can complement other therapies or treatments.

Many insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid, cover palliative care services. It’s essential to check with individual insurance providers for specifics.

If someone is experiencing significant symptoms, pain, or stress due to a serious illness, a discussion with a healthcare provider about Palliative care may be beneficial.

Yes, many Palliative services can be provided at home, depending on the patient’s needs and the available resources.

In many cases, a referral from a primary care doctor or specialist might be needed, but policies can vary by institution.

Yes, pediatric palliative care is a specialized field that addresses the unique needs of children with serious illnesses and their families.

No, Palliative care can be initiated in any setting, including outpatient clinics or at home.

No, Palliative is about improving quality of life and can be given alongside curative treatments.

Many hospitals and healthcare systems offer Palliative care services. Asking your primary care doctor or specialist is often a good starting point.

FAQ: Palliative Care Services

What is palliative care? Is palliative care just about pain management? Find the answers to your questions here.

FAQ: Mobile Primary Care

What is Mobile Primary Care? What services does Mobile Primary Care offer? Find the answers to your questions here.

Mobile Primary Care is a mobile healthcare service that provides comprehensive medical care directly to patients in the comfort of their homes.

Our Mobile Primary Care services encompass a comprehensive range of medical services, including Primary Care, Chronic Care Management, Palliative Care, and Mobile Labs/X-Rays.

Our Primary Care service offers personalized medical attention and treatments, all delivered conveniently at your doorstep by our experienced healthcare professionals.

Mobile primary care services are available to individuals of all ages who require medical attention but may have difficulty accessing traditional healthcare facilities due to mobility issues, chronic illness, or other limitations.

Chronic Care Management is designed for individuals dealing with long-term health conditions, offering tailored support, regular check-ins, and customized care plans to manage their health effectively.

Palliative Care focuses on improving the quality of life for individuals facing serious illnesses by managing symptoms, offering pain relief, and providing holistic support.

Our Mobile Labs/X-Rays service brings state-of-the-art diagnostic tests directly to your home, ensuring accuracy and convenience without the need for travel.

Our services cater to individuals who prefer or require medical attention at home, including those with mobility issues, chronic illnesses, or the elderly.

We aim to maintain continuity in care whenever possible and will try to accommodate requests for specific healthcare professionals based on availability.

The frequency of visits depends on individual healthcare needs and the care plan established in collaboration with our team.

We provide scheduled appointments during regular hours; however, we have protocols in place for urgent situations and can guide you accordingly.

Absolutely, family members or caregivers are welcome and encouraged to be present during appointments, if desired.

Yes, our team can assist with medication management as part of the comprehensive care provided.

Costs for additional services will be discussed and explained upfront, ensuring transparency in billing.

Yes, we collaborate with your primary care physician and other healthcare providers to ensure seamless coordination of care.

No, mobile primary care services are available to individuals of all ages, from pediatric to geriatric patients, who require medical attention and prefer the convenience of receiving care at their location of choice.

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Idaho Falls, ID 83402

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Chubbuck, ID 83202

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Preston, ID 83263

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