Fauquier Health Home Care Services is focused on helping patients recover from illness, injury, a medical procedure, or manage a chronic illness – all in the comfort and familiarity of their own home. Home health care helps prevent unnecessary re-hospitalizations, helps patients maintain their independence, and improves health and quality of life.
Medicare and/or Medicaid will cover the cost of home health care services for patients over 65 who meet either program’s eligibility requirements. Private insurance companies, managed-care organizations, and various other payers also cover home health services.
Home health care – provided in the comfort and privacy of a patient’s home – can benefit those who need one-on-one instruction to help better manage their condition, symptoms, and recovery. Home health may be indicated if a patient:
Home health services are provided by professional nurses, therapists, social workers, and home health aides. This team of professionals works in consultation with a patient’s physician to provide a full suite of home health services and programs designed to achieve the best possible outcome.
Services may include:
Home health services are provided by Fauquier Health Home Care Services.