Frequently Asked Questions
We're here to answer any questions you may have about this transitional period in you or your loved one's life.
Bootheel Home Health Care is a healthcare agency in Missouri that offers a range of in-home medical and non-medical services. Our services include nursing, In-Home Health Care Services, Department of Mental Health, personal care assistance, and companionship.
To qualify for our services, you must have a medical condition that requires nursing care or assistance. Our team will assess your needs and work with your physician to determine eligibility.
The first step is to contact us and provide some basic information about your needs. We will guide you through the referral and intake process, coordinate with your physician, and schedule an initial assessment to develop a personalized care plan.
Bootheel In-Home Health Care accepts a variety of insurance plans, including Medicaid but not Medicare. We will work with your insurance provider to determine coverage and inform you of any out-of-pocket costs or copayments.
The frequency of visits depends on your individual needs and the care plan developed for you. Our team will assess your condition and determine the appropriate schedule, which can range from a few visits per week to daily visits, as required.
Yes, our skilled staff can provide medication management services. They can help with medication administration, organizing pillboxes, and monitoring medication adherence to ensure your safety and well-being
Absolutely. Our caregivers, including nurses and aides, are highly trained, licensed professionals. They undergo rigorous background checks, receive ongoing training, and are dedicated to providing quality care to our patients.
Yes, Bootheel In-Home Health Care has expertise in managing various medical conditions. Whether it is chronic disease management, or specialized therapies, our skilled professionals can tailor their services to meet your specific needs.
Patient safety and privacy are our top priorities. We adhere to strict protocols to ensure confidentiality and comply with HIPAA regulations. Our staff is trained in infection control, and we have robust safety procedures in place to create a secure environment.
We have a 24/7 on-call service to address any urgent concerns or emergencies. You will be provided with contact information to reach our staff outside of regular business hours. In case of a life-threatening emergency, please call 911 immediately.