Medicare Part A/B covers certain types of Intermittent Skilled Homecare services discussed in detail below. Medicare does not cover Private Duty/Custodial/Homemaker or Personal Care services as the sole service being provided in the home. If Skilled Care services are being provided in the home setting, based on a qualifying diagnosis by a Licensed Physician, limited Personal Care services (i.e. Bathing, Dressing, Make Bed, etc.) can be provided for a short time until recovery occurs enabling patient to complete the task(s) on their own.
Your costs in Original Medicare
Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) and/or Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) cover eligible home health services if you meet all of these conditions:
Eligible home health services include:
Medicare doesn’t pay for:
Post-Acute Provider E-Referral Systems
Below is a list of Electronic Referral Systems accepted by Acclaim Home Care Services which can be utilized to transmit P.H.I. (Protected Health Information) regarding electronic referral requests.