Home Health Services
Shelby County Health Department provides home health care services to residents of Shelby County and St. Clair County who meet eligibility requirements. The department is a Medicare and Medicaid-certified provider for home health care. The home health team provides professional care on an intermittent part-time basis in the privacy of the home to acutely and/or chronically ill individuals. Several treatments can now be provided in the home previously limited to the hospital setting.
Office hours are 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Call 1-800-463-7968.
On-call service is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day, including holidays.
Home Health Services Offered
- Nursing Services
- Home Health Aide
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech and Language Pathology
- Physical Therapy
- Medical Social Services
- Blue Cross/Blue Shield provider
- Other private insurances,
including government (VA, Tricare)
Eligibility varies by the insurance and reimbursement requirements, and by each individual's specific medical needs. A physician order is required for all services. For more information, please call 1-800-463-7968.
Page last updated: April 11, 2017