How do i become licensed to open a home health care agency?

Answer Government agencies determine licensing procedures for their jurisdiction. Requirements depend upon types of services offered and whether the services are considered skilled or unskilled. Other req... Read More »

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Are home health care agencies required to be licensed in California?

Yes, California Health and Safety Code Section 1725 states that any person or organization providing home health care is required to have a license. Non-medical home care, however, can be performed... Read More »

How to Start a Home Health Care Agency in Wisconsin?

A home health care agency in Wisconsin consists of nurses who deliver skilled nursing care to patients in their homes. All health-related licenses go through the Wisconsin Department of Health Serv... Read More »

What Information Can a Home Care Agency Disclose to Health Plans for HIPAA?

According to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), a covered entity must comply with the privacy rule. A covered entity is a health care provider, health plan and a healt... Read More »

Which Health Care Providers Are Required to Be Licensed in the State of Florida?

Virtually all health care providers in the state of Florida are required to be licensed through the Florida Department of Health, or more specifically, the Division of Medical Quality Assurance. Th... Read More »