New Horizons Un-Limited Inc.
CA / ME
(Official USPS State Abbreviations)
Avoid Home Health Care Mistakes wi describe what not to do when hiring home health care, including costs and other concerns for choosing home health care. Although this article discusses elder care, the tips are the same for people with disabilities, such as get references, don't assume a home health care agency will provide backup care, ask how they handle holidays, or look for hidden costs.
Home Care Online is a website of the National Association for Home Care. The site features an agency locator which allows consumers to search by city and state to locate a home care professional. The website also features information on how to locate a home care provider.
Wages for Direct Care Workers from the U.S. Department of Labor.
California Registry offers a database of home health service providers located throughout California. The database offers information on Home Care Aide Organizations and Medicare/Medicaid Certified Home Health Agencies. This website also offers a number of links to related organizations and sources of information on home care.
Maine Bureau of Elder and Adult Services offers a comprehensive website section entitled "Home Care: Where to Find It," in which, many home health care resources can be found. The wesbite offers information on everything from adaptive technology and long term care assessments to home health providers and respite services. This is an excellent resource for anyone in need of home care within the state of Maine.
For more on the topic of Health and Care:
Community and Internet Resources / Editorials / FAQ / Guides / Legislation and Rights / Books
If you have questions or ideas, information and solutions that you would like to share with us, you may contact us by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org or to use our NHU E-Mail Form or NHU Community Discussion Board, click on the links below.
© Copyright 2002, 2014 New Horizons Un-Limited Inc.
[Updated December 31, 2014]
NHU has no liability for content or goods on the Internet.