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Arkansas Home Health Care Agencies

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Home health care agencies in Arkansas are listed by city below. For best results, try searching by by zip code Arkansas to view all agencies that serve your area instead of just agencies that are located in your city.

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Cost of Arkansas Home Care

According to the 2012 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average hourly home care rate in Arkansas is $16.90.

The monthly base rate for Arkansas home care is typically average when compared to neighboring states. Arkansas is also less expensive compared to the national average.

This cost is the base cost for home maker services in Arkansas. The rate for home health care services is typically higher. In Arkansas, the average hourly rate is $17.00. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.

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Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States

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Arkansas Home Care Services

The Arkansas Department of Health maintains a directory of home health care agencies. Plus, the Arkansas State Board of Health operates their own non-profit home health care program. Since 1968, the program has cared for thousands of people in their homes under physician's orders through their 74 offices. Those Medicare-certified Arkansas home health care programs are surveyed annually against the Medicare Conditions of Participation.

Arkansas Home Health Care Resources

You can find the Arkansas Department of Health's directory via this link. The Arkansas State Board of Health's non-profit home health care program's web site can be found here. In addition, the not for profit Visiting Nurses Association may be a useful resource for home care in Arkansas and serves all who qualify, regardless of age or ability to pay. Services are paid through Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance companies. Agency staff will evaluate eligibility via phone or home visit. Clients must have a physician's referral and be classified as homebound or needing skilled care.

VNA of Arkansas
Two Vincent Circle
Little Rock, AR 72205
Primary Phone: 501-552-3000
Referral: 501-664-4933
Fax: 501-664-5861

For additional information about various options, many home health care agencies have joined together for a cooperative partnership. The Home Care Association of Arkansas can help refer you to one of their member agencies as needed. To contact the home care and hospice agency that serves your town, visit their web site.

Percentage of Home Care Agencies that Accept Medicare

It is difficult to determine exactly what percentage of home health care agencies in Arkansas accept Medicare because there is no complete list of home health care agencies. According to our data, approximately 40% of Arkansas home care agencies are certified by Medicare. We have found 264 Arkansas certified Medicare home health care agencies and anoother 172 Arkansas home care companies. Realize that while Medicare provides a great deal of data about certain agencies, those agencies are also likely to be the type with trained nursing staff and therapists. If that isn't the type of care you or your loved one needs, be sure to examine all home care agencies in your area. Learn more about home care and Medicare

Arkansas Quality of Care (#45 in the U.S.)



Medicare periodically performs Arkansas home health care inspections in order to measure the quality of care provided to the patients. Among all of the agencies within the U.S., those in Arkansas earned the ratings listed below. More Info

Arkansas Home Care Services

Of the home care agencies in Arkansas that were surveyed by Medicare, the percentage of agencies that provide common services is listed below.

Nursing Care Services100.0%Home Health Aid Services99.4%
Physical Therapy Services94.2%Speech Pathology Services49.4%
Occupational Therapy Services49.4%Medical Social Services36.0%

Arkansas Agencies by City

Arkadelphia
Ash Flat
Ashdown
Augusta
Batesville
Beebe
Benton
Bentonville
Berryville
Blytheville
Booneville
Brinkley
Bryant
Cabot
Calico Rock
Camden
Charleston
Clarksville
Clinton
Conway
Cotter
Crossett
Danville
Dardanelle
De Queen
De Witt
DeQueen
Dermott
Des Arc
Dumas
Earle
El Dorado
Eureka Springs
Fardyce
Fayettesville
Fayetteville
Fordyce
Forrest City
Fort Smith
Glenwood
Greenwood
Greers Ferry
Hamburg
Hampton
Harrisburg
Harrison
Hartford
Heber Springs
Helena
Highland
Holiday Island
Hope
Hot Springs
Hot Springs National Park
Hot Springs Village
Huntsville
Jacksonville
Jasper
Jonesboro
Lake Village
Lamar
Lewisville
Little Rock
Lonoke
Lowell
Magnolia
Malvern
Marianna
Marion
Marked Tree
Marshall
Maumelle
Mc Crory
Mc Gehee
McCrory
McCroy
Mcgehee
Melbourne
Mena
Monticello
Morrilton
Mount Ida
Mountain Home
Mountain View
Murfreesboro
Nashville
Newport
North Little Rock
Osceola
Ozark
Paragould
Paris
Perryville
Piggott
Pine Bluff
Pocahontas
Prescott
Rison
Rogers
Russellville
Salem
Searcy
Sheridan
Springdale
Star City
Stuttgart
Texarkana
Trumann
Van Buren
Waldron
Walnut Ridge
Warren
West Helena
West Memphis
Wheeler
Wynne
Yellville