EvergreenHealth Home Care is available throughout King and Snohomish counties.
Our health care providers will help you recover from surgery, illness or an accident while remaining in your home.
They can also help you learn to manage chronic disease and understand your medications.
Home Care serves as an in-home extension of the medical care directed by your doctor.
Why Home Health?
Patients receiving home health services are less likely to return to the hospital and experience fewer complications.
The comfort and familiarity of home also helps many patients heal more quickly.
Home Health Services
EvergreenHealth Home Health Services provides the following options for care and services:
Nursing Care assesses effectiveness of medications and treatment for specific illnesses, including pain control, wound treatment, diabetic management and catheter care. Patient/family education is provided to maximize wellness and self-help.
Physical and Occupational Therapy can maximize independence through safety assessments and home modifications along with strengthening and home exercise programs to assist in recovery from physical limitations due to surgery or illness.
Speech Therapy and language rehabilitation assess and treat swallowing and speech difficulties and problems with memory and judgment.
Social Work offers assessment and counseling regarding financial and support needs along with referrals to community resources and planning for long-term care.
Home Health Aides provide assistance with bathing and personal hygiene.
Seamless Transitions to Palliative Care, Hospice and other home-based programs.
How does Home Health work with my doctor?
We are an extension of the medical care directed by your doctor.
- We provide services only under orders from your doctor.
- Home Health provides your doctor with vital information about your progress.
Who pays for Home Health care?
Medicare, Medicaid and most insurance plans cover home health services. Check the list of insurances accepted by EvergreenHealth Home Health.
EvergreenHealth will bill your insurance company directly for services.
We will help answer any questions you may have about your coverage.
How do I start Home Health care?
A simple call to your physician can initiate home health services. Our staff is happy to answer your questions about our services. Call us at:
(800) 859-0166 toll-free
Interpreter services are available
EvergreenHealth Home Health sees patients in both King and Snohomish counties, including Marysville, Everett and Seattle.
We are Medicare and Medicaid-certified, and are accredited by The Joint Commission.
EvergreenHealth Home Health earned four stars in the first-ever patient experience care ratings for home health agencies.
This second highest rating reflects a very positive patient experience.
For more information about the ratings, see www.medicare.gov/HomeHealthCompare.