Top-Ranked Home Health Care for Seniors and Post-Acute Patients
Serving South Florida with skill and compassion
Whether we are recovering from injury, surgery or illness – or simply need extra help as we age – almost everyone prefers to be cared for in a familiar place that feels private and comfortable.
Catholic Health Services delivers warm, compassionate care in the privacy of your home, assisted living apartment or hospital room, with service throughout Miami-Dade and Broward counties.
Why Choose Catholic Health Services? Ranked top 20% nationwide
We are recognized as a national Best Practice Agency for outstanding performance and quality of care, earning us a proud place among the top 10% of home health care agencies nationwide.
Our culturally-diverse team collaborates with you, your family and your physicians to ensure that you receive the best-quality home health services, matched to your specific wants and needs.
We’ll listen carefully to what you want and need, discuss any services we offer that match those requirements and answer all your questions.
Home Care or Home Health Care? What’s the difference?
Although the words sound similar and are sometimes used interchangeably, these two services are actually different.
Home care services, (also called in-home care,) helps people with daily tasks of living.
Examples of home care assistance include:
- Bathing, dressing and grooming
- Toiletry/incontinence care
- Light housekeeping
- Meal delivery and preparation
- Medication reminders
- Social companionship
Will Medicare or insurance pay for home care?
Medicare and traditional health insurance typically doesn’t pay for hourly personal care services like these. However, some long-term care insurance policies do and we may be able to provide documentation to help you obtain the best coverage possible.
Home health care
Home health care for seniors and other individuals is skilled care: treatment prescribed by a doctor to help a patient recover from surgery, illness or injury or to manage medical needs.
Examples of home health services include:
- Skilled nursing
- Therapy (physical, occupational and/or speech)
- Medical testing
- IV injections
- Pain management
- Medication management (administering meds)
- Wound care
- Many more, depending upon patient needs
Will Medicare or traditional insurance pay for home health care?
Generally, yes. As part of a doctor-prescribed medical treatment plan, home health care services are usually covered by both Medicare and traditional health insurance plans.
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“Catholic Health Services gave me back my life.”
See how the caring CHS team worked together to exceed Sue Brown’s expectations.