What is the cost of private duty home care?
Every client’s plan of care is unique to their needs. Factors that help determine the cost of care include the number of hours of care per week and the level of service needed. We bill our services on an hourly basis, but we also offer flat rates for services such as live in care. One of our nurses will be please to make a complimentary home visit to evaluate you or your loved one’s unique needs. Please give us a call to determine the level of service you or your loved on needs.
Insurance – Does my insurance cover the costs of private duty home care?
Many private insurance polices may cover the cost of private duty home care. However, this depends on your individual policy. Additionally, some long term insurance plans will cover private duty home care. Private insurance and long term care insurance coverage depends largerly on an individual's plan. Please give us a call and we will help you determine what coverage you are eligible for.
Medicare – Does Medicare cover private home care?
Medicare consideres non-medical in home care to be custodial care and therefore does not cover the cost. Medicare services must be ordered by a physician, be medically necessary and must be monitored by a health care professional.