Answers To Your

Frequently Asked Questions

Our team of professionals provide consistent & quality home health care in the convenience of your own home, personal care home and or assisted living facility. We work closely with your physicians to prevent unnecessary hospitalizations.

Our registered nurses are certified in the use of KCI Wound V.A.C. We provide assistance to patients with activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing and grooming. Anew HHA has certified Speech Therapists trained in the use of Vital Stim Therapy, Interactive Metronome, and the Iowa Oral Performance Instrument.

Our certified mental health nurses work closely with all physicians & specialists to provide services such as following up after in-patient treatments, coping skills, relaxation techniques, medication instruction, assessment & management, and referrals to community services.

Do I Qualify For Services?

To qualify for home health services, you must have a "skilled need".
The following are examples of a "skilled need":

  • A new illness or injury
  • Chronic illness (for example, COPD - Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or CHF - Congestive Heart Failure)
  • Wound care
  • IV Medication Infusion
  • Medication changes
  • Frequent hospitalizations or re-hospitalizations

* Discuss your concerns with your doctor - they will be able to guide you with this decision.

How Do I Request Services For Myself or My Loved One?

  • Call your physician if you feel there may be a need for services (this could be your primary doctor or a specialist.)
  • If you are hospitalized, in a rehabilitation center or a skilled nursing facility, talk with your case manager or physician
  • During a regular appointment, talk with the physician
  • In preparation for surgery, talk with your physician

How Do I Pay For Services?

Anew HHA accepts the majority of health insurances for payment - please contact us for more information.