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Georgia Home Health Care Agencies

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

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Cost of Georgia Home Care

According to the 2012 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average hourly home care rate in Georgia is $17.00.

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

This cost is the base cost for home maker services in Georgia. The rate for home health care services is typically higher. In Georgia, 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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Georgia Home Care Services

The Georgia Department of Human Services, Division of Aging Services administers a statewide system of services for senior citizens, their families and caregivers. You can contact the division for information relating to home health care at 1-866-55AGING.

Georgia Home Health Care Resources

In addition, the not for profit Visiting Nurse Health System in Georgia may be a useful resource and serves all who qualify, regardless of age or ability to pay. Home care services are paid through Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance companies. The VNA staff will evaluate eligibility via phone or home visit. Home care clients in Georgia must have a physician's referral and be classified as homebound or needing skilled care.

Visiting Nurse Health System
5775 Glenridge Dr NE, Suite E200
Atlanta, GA 30328
Primary Phone: 404-215-6000
Fax: 404-215-6001

The Georgia Association for Home Health Care Agencies is also a good resource for additional information about various options. The Georgia Association for Home Health Care Agencies is a cooperative partnership among many Georgia home health care companies. 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 Georgia accept Medicare because there is no complete list of home health care agencies. According to our data, approximately 15% of Georgia home care agencies are certified by Medicare. We have found 539 Georgia certified Medicare home health care agencies and anoother 107 Georgia 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

Georgia Quality of Care (#28 in the U.S.)



Medicare periodically performs Georgia 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 Georgia earned the ratings listed below. More Info

Georgia Home Care Services

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

Nursing Care Services100.0%Physical Therapy Services98.1%
Home Health Aid Services97.2%Speech Pathology Services92.5%
Occupational Therapy Services89.7%Medical Social Services82.2%

Georgia Agencies by City

Abbeville
Acworth
Adairsville
Adel
Albany
Alma
Alpharetta
Americus
Athens
Atlanta
Augusta
Austell
Bainbridge
Baxley
Blackshear
Blairsville
Blakely
Blue Ridge
Bogart
Brunswick
Buchanan
Butler
Calhoun
Camilla
Canton
Carrollton
Cartersville
Ceadrtown
Cedartown
Claxton
Clayton
Cochran
College Park
Columbus
Commerce
Conyers
Cordele
Covington
Cumming
Dacula
Dahlonega
Dallas
Dalton
Danielsville
Decatur
Demorest
Douglas
Douglasville
Dublin
Duluth
Dunwoody
East Point
Eastman
Edison
Elberton
Ellenwood
Evans
Fayetteville
Fitzgerald
Folkston
Fort Oglethorpe
Gainesville
Glennville
Gordon
Gray
Griffin
Grovetown
Hahira
Hamilton
Hampton
Hartwell
Hawkinsville
Hazlehurst
Helena
Hiawassee
High Shoals
Hinesville
Jackson
Jasper
Jessup
Jesup
Kennesaw
La Fayette
Lagrange
Lavonia
Lawrenceville
Lilburn
Lithia Springs
Ludowici
Lyons
Mableton
Macon
Madison
Marietta
Martinez
Mc Donough
Mc Rae
McDonough
McRae
Metter
Milledgeville
Moultrie
Mountain City
Nahunta
Newnan
Norcross
Peachtree City
Peachtree Corners
Pearson
Pooler
Powder Springs
Quitman
Richmond Hill
Rincon
Ringgold
Riverdale
Rochelle
Rome
Roswell
Sandersville
Sandy Springs
Sauteenacoochee
Savannah
Sharpsburg
Smyrna
Social Circle
Soperton
Springfield
Statesboro
Stockbridge
Stone Mountain
Summerville
Suwanee
Swainsboro
Sylvania
Sylvester
Thomaston
Thomasville
Thomson
Tifton
Toccoa
Trenton
Tucker
Union City
Valdosta
Vidalia
Villa Rica
Warner Robins
Washington
Watkinsville
Waycross
Waynesboro
Winder
Winston
Woodstock