Can’t make heads or tails of home care options? Who is covered? Who pays? Who is eligible? Can home care be covered in assisted living or a retirement community? For those who are seeking ways to age more comfortably with in-home care, look no further. Regency Home Care in the North Atlanta area can easily assess the situation, determine which requirements need to be addressed, and assist with available options – engaging Georgia home health care services quickly if necessary.

Call Regency Home Care today for details of home care eligibility and review the below resources that make understanding home care less confusing.

We provide in-home assistance to help older adults maintain independence and comfort while recuperating or requiring a little extra care for day to day needs. We also provide consulting and expertise to help people with care needs make the best care choices for their situation.

Web Resources

Primer-BANNER-SEPT2013-Regency_v2Click the links below to access resource websites to learn more about the basics of home care.

Compare the cost of home care with other long-term care options

Check out the cost of care in GenWorth Financial’s 2013 Cost of Care Survey. GenWorth Financial is a major seller of long-term care insurance.

Explaining Medicare home health care

This is the official US Government booklet about Medicare home health care benefits for people with original Medicare.

What’s the difference between home care and home health care?

A simple comparison chart shows how home health care and home care differ.

Information to help determine which type of home care is most appropriate

Although this downloadable PDF is about Michigan specifically, it is a good explanation of the differences in home care and home health care and gives some good examples of how to determine which one is appropriate for care needs.