Frequently Asked Questions
Who qualifies for at home health care with Algen Health?
Most insurances cover home health
Medicare Part A covers home health 100% with no cost to you.
What are the Medicare Requirements?
You must be under the care of a doctor, and you must be getting services under a plan of care established and reviewed by a doctor.
You must need, and a doctor must certify that you need, one or more of these:
Skilled Nurse or Therapist
The home health agency caring for you must be Medicare-certified.
You must be homebound, and a doctor must certify that you are homebound. You may leave home for medical treatment or short, infrequent absences for non-medical reasons, like attending religious services. You can still get home health care if you attend adult day care.
Who comes to my home?
A nurse from our staff will come to your home to assist with your health care needs. We provide rehabilitation services such as physical, speech, and/or occupational therapy.
What is your COVID-19 policies?
Clinicians must wear PPE (mask and gloves) while visiting patient.
Does it matter what kind of home I live in?
We come to private residences, independent senior living communities, and assisted living or group homes.
What areas do you service?
We service the Greater Houston Area.
La Porte, TX
Missouri City, TX