FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Who is eligible for home care?
Home Health Services are available for adults of any age.
Who provides the care?
Our Home Health team is made up of registered and licensed practical nurses, licensed physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, CNAs, and social workers who provide care to an average of 400 patients each day.
How can CharterCARE Home Health Services restore your independence?
You will remain in the comfort and familiarity of your own home. We can assist with restoring your daily functions such as cooking your favorite meal, resuming your favorite hobbies, or maintaining your home, all while providing top-quality care.
Is Home Health care covered by insurance?
Most insurance companies cover the cost, as long as care is provided under the supervision of a registered nurse or physical/speech therapist as part of a treatment plan prescribed by a physician.
How is CharterCARE Home Health Services different?
Because we are part of a larger health care network, we can truly serve your changing needs and choices. You will have the ability to move from our acute care setting to our inpatient acute rehabilitation center, Southern New England Rehab Center, or to either of our outpatient clinics.
Do you have to be a patient in a CharterCARE facility to receive CharterCARE Home Health Services?
No. Our home health agency accepts referrals from other area hospitals, outpatient clinics, ambulatory surgery centers, emergency departments, doctors’ offices, extended care and rehabilitation facilities, assisted living complexes, patients, and families.
Are Home Health services available 24/7?
Absolutely. CharterCARE Home Health Services is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – including holidays.
What’s the first step?
Within 24-48 hours of referral, an experienced professional will visit the patient’s home to partner with you and answer any questions you may have regarding your health care plan.
How can I find out more?
Call 401-456-2273 or 800-644-1346 and we’ll be happy to speak with you.