Care as Individual as You Are

The Signature Home Health team possesses character, heart, and the desire to enhance the life of every person we serve. This includes working to achieve and sustain health, activity, and independence. The statement: “As Individual as You Are” guides our organization’s dedication to offer quality care for our clients whose goal it is to remain in their chosen home setting.senior woman holding hammer

Home Health Admissions Process: How it Works and What to Expect

Home Health is a cost-effective option for receiving health care services. Returning to one’s home and family can promote quicker recovery and improve the quality of life for both patient and family caregiver.

Admission Process

  • Doctor Prescribes Home Health
  • Meeting with Patient to Confirm:
  • Address for home setting
  • Contact information
  • Primary Care Physician
  • Establish Start Date
  • Confirm Insurance Coverage
  • Initial Call from Customer Service
  • First In-Home Appointment
  • Create Individualized Care Plan
  • Setup Number & Frequency of Visits

Medicare Eligibility

Medicare typically pays 100% for Home Health services when all conditions are met:

  • Medicare Eligible
  • Meets Homebound Status
  • Plan of Care (485)
  • Physician’s Orders
  • Documentation of all Services
  • Reasonable and Necessary
  • Intermittent or Part-Time

Our home health services can include:

  • Skilled Nursing – wound care, diabetic teaching, medication management
  • Rehabilitation and Therapy – physical, occupational and speech therapies
  • Medical Social Work – financial and community program resources
  • Home Health Aides – bathing and grooming services