We provide Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Services (CDPAS) as a Fiscal Intermediary.
Personal Care Services: Consists of nutritional and environmental support functions. Personal care functions or both such functions means some or total assistance with personal hygiene, dressing and feeding and nutritional and environmental support functions. Such services must be essential to the maintenance of the patient’s health and safety in his or her own home, ordered by the Attending Physician; based on an assessment of the patient’s needs and of the appropriateness and cost-effectiveness of services provided by a qualified person in accordance with a plan of care; and supervised by a professional nurse.
Per your care plan, your personal attendant can generally help you with:
The goal of the Health Home program is to make sure its members get the care and services needed. This may mean fewer trips to the emergency room or, less time spent in the hospital. It could mean getting regular care and services from doctors and providers. Or, finding a safe place to live, and a way to get to medical appointments.
Services in this program include assistance with: