What is Home Health?
Home Health program helps patients recover from illness, surgery or other medical conditions without leaving the comfort of their home.
Our caregivers are fully trained to respect and preserve the patient's sense of dignity, comfort & well being, recognizing the importance of family, friends, and familiar surroundings at the same time.
Our highly skilled nurses, home health aides and rehabilitation therapists provide a vast range of services. They constantly work
with physicians, hospital staff, families and community agencies to develop a personal plan of care to address the physical,medical, psychosocial and spiritual needs of the patient.
Who can Utilize our Services ?
In order to utilize our services for the Medicare-certified home care program, a person must meet the following criteria:
• Need for “skilled care” services provided by a registered nurse, physical therapist or speech therapist.
• The patient must also be homebound and under the care of a physician.
We provide Home Health Services in the FOllowing Chicago Area Counties:
- Cook County
- Will County
- Dupage County
- Kane County
- Lake County
- McHery County
- Kankakee County
State Home Health Agency is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care, Inc (ACHC) and certified by Medicare and Medicaid.
Necessary services are provided regardless of ability to pay.
Social workers can provide help in determining financial situations and allocation of needed care.
Home care is a benefit many insurance companies cover. State
Home Health Agency will contact the patient’s insurance carrier to determine if a medical policy provides coverage for services.
Medicare has basic requirements that apply to home care. Generally, Medicare will pay for necessary services of a Registered Nurse, Therapists, and Home Care Aides, and many supplies.
Medicaid provides coverage for services similar to Medicare.
Patients not covered by Medicare, Medicaid or other insurance
will be billed directly through the business office at State Home Health Agency.
State Home Health Agency
17W727 Butterfield Rd, Suite F&G
Oakbrook Terrace IL 60181
Tel: (630) 620-1400
Fax: (630) 620-1401