Amedisys has compiled a few quick-reference guides to help you determine whether your patients may be eligible to benefit home health care.
The home health patient eligibility kit covers:
· Home health eligibility criteria
· Homebound status checklist
· Is Home Health the Answer? patient self-assessment
· Clear answers on face-to-face documentation
We've also provided a hospice patient eligibility kit to help you understand the hospice eligibility requirements, the many diagnoses that can qualify a patient for hospice, and the ways that hospice can work with you to care for patients with a life-limiting illness.
Included in the kit:
· Hospice Eligibility Guide Sheet
· Criteria specific to common hospice diagnoses
· Is Hospice the Answer? Patient Quiz
· Tips for Initiating the Hospice Conversation