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Health and Care: Home Care Agencies

State Listings:   NY  /  WI    (Official USPS State Abbreviations)


Gentiva Health Services provides a website, which contains questions one can ask to find out about the company's background, the services offered, the quality of caregivers and the policies of the home care provider. Also, Gentiva offers information on health services, specialty solutions, home health care, industry trends and statistics, and additional resources.

Personal-Touch Home Care Inc. (PTHC) began operations in 1974. They have 26 locations in 11 states and the District of Columbia. Twenty of the offices are certified as home health agencies offering Medicare services. They are available 24 X 7. Also, they have specialty programs, including mental health, pediatric, maternal/child, hospice, rehabilitation, dialysis, infusion and others. Informational links on their site include Visitation Program, JCAHO Accreditation, Referral Procedure, Early Intervention Program, Pediatric Care, Our Health Care Personnel, Physical Therapy, Infusion Therapy Services, Mental Health Services, Genesis Medical Supply, Hospital to Home, Companions with a Heart-Visitation Program, PTHC - Early Childhood Education, PTHC Human Resources and PTHC Locations. Their locations include Alexandria, Virginia, Boston, Massachusetts, Brooklyn, New York, Butler, Pennsylvania, Chicago, Illinois, Clarion, Pennsylvania, Concord, New Hampshire, Dallas, Texas, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Early Intervention, New York, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Garden City, New York, Genesis, New York, Jamaica, New York, Londonderry, New Hampshire, Newport News, Virginia, Norfolk, Virginia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Physical Therapy, New York, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, PTS of Westchester, New York, Red Bank, New Jersey, San Antonio, Texas, St. Louis, Missouri, Suffolk County, New York, Towson, Maryland, Washington, DC and Westchester, New York.

State Listings

New York

Lifetime Care Home Health and Hospice is a non-profit, full-service home health agency. For more information, call the office nearest you, Rochester: (585) 214-1000, Wayne/Seneca: (800) 562-1650, Livingston: (800) 598-4995.


New Sign Heartland Home Health Care is part of the HCR ManorCare family, a leading provider of home health care, hospice care, skilled nursing, memory care and post-acute care.

New Sign Horizon Home Care and Hospice is a Private Not-for-Profit formed in 1990 by four hospitals in the Milwaukee area: Columbia, Froedtert Lutheran Memorial, Community Memorial, and St. Mary’s hospitals. Created as a joint venture, the hospitals merged their home care, hospice, private duty, meals-on-wheels, and non- medical care activities into one organization. Phone: 414-365-8300.

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