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Personal Care Assistance

A home health aide provides hands-on personal care of a patient or provides services needed to maintain the patient’s health or to facilitate treatment of the patient’s illness or injury.

Some examples of personal Care include:

  • Bathing
  • Grooming
  • Nail cleaning
  • Shaving
  • Deodorant application
  • Foot care
  • Feeding
  • Assist w/Ambulation
  • Assist w/Transfers
  • Dressing
  • Caring for Hair
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Changing Bed Linens of incontinent patient
  • Skin care with lotions and/or powder
  • Ear care
  • Assistance w/toileting
  • Changing position in bed

Home health aide services alone are not considered a skilled service. The patient must first be in need of skilled nursing care, physical therapy, speech-language pathology or have a continuing need for occupational therapy to receive home health aide services.