Learn More About Health Care

Home Health

vs

Home Care

Home Health Care: Is clinical medical care that is provided by a licensed professional, such as nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physical therapists, physicians, registered nurse, occupational therapist, or other skilled medical professionals. This type of service is often prescribed as a part of a care plan following hospitalization or health emergency like an injury from a fall, heart attack, stroke; typically occurs unexpectedly. 

 

Home Care: Is non-clinical care that is provided by caregivers/home care aides. Who are trained individuals that provides valuable social interaction, personal care, help with household chores, and assistance with activities of daily living including:

*Visit FAQs page for more information.

Services Comparison

Home Health

vs

Home Care

Home Health: Rehabilitation therapy, administers medication, performs medical tests, monitors health status, reminders to take medicine, skilled nursing, pain management, wound care, IV therapy and injections, covered by medicare, covered by medicaid or medicaid waiver program, private health insurance, Private pay

Home Care: Meal preparation and delivery, house cleaning, assistance with bathing, dressing and grooming, transportation, reminders to take medicine, incontinence care, toileting help, companionship, covered by medicaid or medicaid waiver program, long-term care insurance

*Each client policy is different, please follow up with your insurance carrier for specific details.

*Visit FAQs page for more information. 

Payment Options Comparison

Home Health

vs 

Home Care

*Visit FAQs page for more information. 

Assessment

Home Health

&

Home Care

An assessment is perform, before we start care. This method is required and essential, to provide quality care for you or your loved one. A qualified staff member will visit your home, and assess the needs of the client. Depending on the circumstance, the average time could range between 60-90 minutes. Our focus would be on reviewing and evaluating the client's emotional well-being, the outcomes the family member wants  for support, safety concerns, functional requirements, and financial resources.

Our in-home care assessment is free of charge. Give us call, and we will discuss your needs and personal challenges. Afterwards, we will schedule a date to visit your home, then explore different options, that will be suitable for you. OANA'S goal is to provide a quality service, that is essential to your health and improve your overall condition; which may assist returning to your normal life. 

*Visit FAQs page for more information. 

Options

Medicare

Medicaid or Medicaid Waiver

Private Health Insurance

Private Pay

Long-term Care Insurance

Home Health

YES

YES

YES

YES

NO

Home Care

NO

Depends

NO

YES

YES (If stated in policy)