Home Health Program
The Bureau of Home and Community Services is the parent agency for the statewide Medicare/Medicaid Certified Home Health Program that serves all Alabama counties. Home health care services are provided for homebound patients who meet eligibility requirements. Many treatments and care services previously limited to the hospital are now being provided in the home.
- Nursing Care, including:
-Post-Hospital Assessment and Teaching
-Urinary Catheter Management
- Home Health Aide Services
- Medical Social Work Services
- Occupational and Speech Therapies
- Physical Therapy (including Post-Surgical Therapy)
- Medicare and Medicaid
- BCBS Participating Provider
- Other Insurances
Eligibility for home health services varies by the insurance or reimbursement source.
Hours of Operation
The Home Health Program operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please contact us if you are seeking these services.
The Alabama Department of Public Health's Home Health Program is CHAP Accredited.
Page last updated: April 19, 2017