Home Health

Personalized Care with the Comfort and Security of Home

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Home care can be a comforting and cost-effective option to recovering in a long-term care center. Whether you are at home or in the hospital, our staff will work with you and your health care provider to decide if home care is an alternative.

Great River Health System-Home Health is often the right choice for people who:

  • Are disabled or too ill to care for themselves
  • Are recovering from illness or surgery
  • Need continuing medical care for a diagnosed condition

We help create a smooth transition from Great River Medical Center or another hospital or care center. Our treatment and your health care provider work together throughout your home care experience.

Why choose us?

  • Our hospital-based program provides a seamless continuation of care from hospital to home to outpatient services.
  • You can feel comfortable allowing our employees in your home because they pass comprehensive background checks.
  • Our staff completes ongoing education and competency checks.
  • If a patient needs hospice care in the future, we provide a seamless transition of care and the comfort of familiar faces.
  • We care about your satisfaction and conduct surveys throughout the course of care to promptly resolve issues.
  • Pre-admission evaluations are available at no cost.
  • Registered nurses are available by telephone 24 hours a day.
  • We use advanced patient-care technology such as in-home access to medical records through laptop computers.

Our Home Health staff

  • Registered nurses
  • Home health aides
  • Medical social workers
  • Physical therapists
  • Speech/language pathologists
  • Occupational therapists

Paying for Home Health

Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurance carriers reimburse home care services. We will help you understand your benefits and file claims for you.