Home Health Care Agencies in Des Moines IA

Home Health Care Agencies in Des Moines

Home health care agencies in Des Moines and the surrounding area typically provide a variety of medical or clinical care services delivered at home for patients suffering from illness or injury. The benefits of health care at home, is that it’s less expensive and more convenient than receiving care at a hospital or nursing facility. The ultimate goal of home health care is to treat the patient’s illness or injury and get them back on the road to recovery and independence as best as possible.

Healthcare Careers

Home health care is usually provided by a registered home health nurse, occupational therapist, physical therapist, home health aide or other skilled medical professionals, depending on the patient’s needs. This type of care is often prescribed by doctors as part of a care plan following a hospitalization. Once your doctor refers you for home health services, the home health agency will schedule an appointment and come to your home to talk to you about your needs and ask you some questions about your health.

Home health care services can include:

  • Injections and administration of medications
  • Patient and caregiver education
  • Therapy and skilled nursing services
  • Intravenous or nutrition therapy
  • Medical tests
  • Monitoring of illness, injury and health status
  • Wound care

Paying for Home Health Care in Des Moines IA

If you receive Medicare benefits through a Medicare health plan, check with your plan to find out how your Medicare-covered home health benefits are covered. Home health care is considered medical care and should be covered by your medical insurance, including Medicare and Medicaid when prescribed by a physician.

Home Health Care Services in Des Moines

To view each individual agency’s Medicare profile, including type of home health care services provided, patient ratings, and quality of care ratings, please visit www.medicare.gov/homehealthcompare 

CHS Home Care
Des Moines, IA
(515) 643-8383
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Caring Hearts Home Care
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 283-8300
Open 24 hours
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Iowa Home Care
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 222-9995
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Nurse Force Inc
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 224-4566
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Home Care West Des Moines IA
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 446-9730
Open 24 hours
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Intrepid USA Healthcare Services
Clive, IA
(515) 278-9920
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Senior Helpers
Urbandale, IA
(515) 493-0162
Open 24 hours
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Freedom Home Healthcare
Des Moines, IA
(515) 263-1100
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UnityPoint Health – Des Moines Outpatient Therapy at Lutheran
Des Moines, IA
(515) 263-5143
Open until 2:30 PM
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Home Instead Senior Care Des Moines
Windsor Heights, IA
(515) 221-0866
Open until 5:00 PM
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Wesleylife Home Health
Des Moines, IA
(515) 699-3244
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Kennedy Care
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 954-7267
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Home Care Des Moines
Des Moines, IA
(515) 446-9730
Open 24 hours
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Right at Home
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 222-1550
Open 24 hours
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VNS Home Care
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 558-9591
Open until 4:30 PM
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Signature Healthcare
Waukee, IA
(515) 252-0000
Open until 5:30 PM
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Trumark Home Care & Staffing
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 661-6279
Open 24 hours
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Accessible Home Health Care
Clive, IA
(515) 223-1679
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Intrepid USA Healthcare Services
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 223-9482
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Universal Pediatric Services, Inc.
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 280-2160
Open until 5:00 PM
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Angels in the Home
West Des Moines, IA
(515) 645-9117
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Visiting Angels
Urbandale, IA
(515) 276-0196
Open 24 hours
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Freedom Home Health Care
Ankeny, IA
(515) 207-1501
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Kindred at Home
Urbandale, IA
(515) 277-0977
Open until 5:00 PM
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Comfort Keepers of Pleasant Hill, IA
Pleasant Hill, IA
(515) 243-0011
Open 24 hours
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Schmidt, Jill S Visiting Nurse SVC of Iowa
Des Moines, IA
(515) 288-1516
 
American HomePatient
Des Moines, IA
(515) 262-1620
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WesleyLife at Home
Des Moines, IA
(515) 978-2777
Open until 4:30 PM
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Brightening Lives Home Care
Des Moines, IA
(641) 494-8882