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Your Physician

Your physician plays an integral role in the home care team of Home Health United.  From the information you and your doctor provide, our staff will create a plan of care that will help you meet your health care goals and facilitate recovery.

Here is what your physician contributes to your home care:

  • Determines eligibility for home care
  • Authorizes initial assessment for home care
  • Collaborates with the inter-disciplinary team to develop the Plan of Care
  • Authorizes medical necessity of services and treatments
  • Communicates to the team changes in condition, or Plan of Care, throughout the treatment period
  • Works with the team to enable the patient to remain in their home whenever possible
  • Continues to assess patient at regular intervals throughout the treatment period
  • Participates in discharge planning