Home Health care is available to help you recover from surgery, illness or an accident while remaining in your home.
We can also help you learn to manage chronic disease and understand your medications.
Home Care serves as a in-home extension of the medical care directed by your doctor.
Patients receiving home health services are less likely to return to the hospital and experience fewer complications.
The comfort and familiarity of home also helps many patients health more quickly.
EvergreenHealth Home Health Services provides the following options for care and services in King and Snohomish counties:
Nursing Care assesses effectiveness of medications and treatment for specific illnesses, including pain control, wound treatment, diabetic management and catheter care. Patient/family education is provided to maximize wellness and self-help.
Physical and Occupational Therapy can maximize independence through safety assessments and home modifications along with strengthening and home exercise programs to assist in recovery from physical limitations due to surgery or illness.
Speech Therapy and language rehabilitation assess and treat swallowing and speech difficulties and problems with memory and judgment.
Social Work offers assessment and counseling regarding financial and support needs along with referrals to community resources and planning for long-term care.
Home Health Aides provide assistance with bathing and personal hygiene.
Seamless transitions to Palliative Care, Hospice and other home-based programs.
Home Health therapist Liz Kaufman talks about how home care clinicians help patients remain independent in their homes.
We are an extension of the medical care directed by your doctor.
Medicare, Medicaid and most insurance plans cover home health services.
EvergreenHealth will bill your insurance company directly for services.
We will help answer any questions you may have about your coverage.
A simple call to your physician can initiate home health services. Our staff is happy to answer your questions about our services. Call us at:
Interpreter services are available
EvergreenHealth Home Health sees patients in both King and Snohomish counties, including Marysville, Everett and Seattle.
We are Medicare and Medicaid-certified, and are accredited by The Joint Commission.
EvergreenHealth Home Health earned four stars in the first-ever patient experience care ratings for home health agencies.
This second highest rating reflects a very positive patient experience.
For more information about the ratings, see www.medicare.gov/HomeHealthCompare.