Home and Community Based Services

LHC Group’s home and community based services enable you to maintain your independence in the comfort and privacy of home.

What are Home and Community Based Services?

Our caregivers will come to your home or assisted living facility and help with your day-to-day needs.

Our dedicated caregivers offer personal assistance with everything from grooming and light housekeeping to transportation and errand running.

There’s no place like home for rest and comfort. When you or your loved one needs personal assistance services, we’re available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help patients and families attain the quality of life they deserve.

SKILLED NURSING // Our community based skilled nursing caregivers provide the following services:
  • Wound care
  • Enteral and parenteral feedings
  • Medication management
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Medication injections
  • IV therapy
  • Catheter care and changes
  • Oxygen use and safety
  • Use of air compressor, hand-held nebulizer and MDI
PERSONAL CARE // Our community based personal care professionals provide the following services:
  • Assistance with grooming, bathing, and dressing
  • Medication reminders
  • Meal preparation and assistance with feeding
  • Light housekeeping
  • Respite care
  • Caring companionship and socializing
  • Errand services (grocery store, post office, etc.)
  • Transportation (doctor’s appointments, church services, hair appointments, etc.)
  • Mobility, transferring, and positioning assistance
  • Toileting or incontinence care
  • Sit with hospitalized clients

The LHC Group Difference

We are about Person Centered care.

Our committed and passionate community-based services professionals deliver high-quality care to patients in communities around the nation. We understand that each patient’s needs are unique, and our team treats our patients with compassion, respect, and dignity.

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We Care About People

Because people are far more than their medical conditions.

We are about Person Centered care. That means knowing the people we serve, understanding their needs, and tailoring healthcare to ensure the best journey possible.

We Provide the Best Care Available

And are passionately committed to making it better every day.

We lead the industry in quality ratings but that is not enough for us. We’re committed to establishing a new standard of clinical excellence and outstanding service in all we do.

We Embrace the Communities We Serve

Because the best care happens where in the context of strong relationships.

We empower our clinicians and staff to build the kind of relationships in our communities that ensure quality, consistency, and stability in all that we do.

What Do Home and Community Based Services Cost?

Community-based services are covered through long-term care and some medical insurances, Veterans Affairs, and workers’ compensation. We accept most insurance. Please contact a location near you and we can verify your benefits and what your carrier will cover. Out-of-pocket services range in cost depending on the care you or your loved one requires.

Dylan Adams’ Story

Amy shares how home and community based services assistance is impacting her son’s life.

Hear Dylan’s Story

How do I pay for home and community based services?

Understand the financial aspects of your care and how to get support.

What are the benefits of home and community based services?

Why personal care can help your patient with the tasks of daily living.

How do I know if home and community based services are right for me?

Discover support with the tasks of daily independent living.

Additional Resources, Tools, & Information
Patient’s Bill of Rights

Click here to learn more about your rights as a patient under the new Affordable Care Act.