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Minnesota Home Health Care Agencies

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

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Cost of Minnesota Home Care

According to the 2012 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average hourly home care rate in Minnesota is $22.00.

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

This cost is the base cost for home maker services in Minnesota. The rate for home health care services is typically higher. In Minnesota, the average hourly rate is $25.25. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.

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Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States

$18.00
$19.50
$19.51
$20.00
$22.00
$23.94
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Minnesota Home Care Services

The Minnesota Department of Health is the licensing entity for Minnesota home health agencies. The various licensing levels ensure that providers are qualified to deliver specified services, and that they protect the health, safety and well-being of consumers. Minnesota licensing requirements are similar to Medicare Home Health Agency regulations; however, only agencies receiving Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement must comply with the Medicare home care regulations.

There are 4 classes of home health care in Minnesota

Class A, or professional home care agency license. Provider may provide all home care services, at least one of which is nursing, physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, nutritional services, medical social services, home health aide tasks, or the provision of medical supplies and equipment when accompanied by the provision of a home care service.

Class B. or paraprofessional agency license. Under this license, a provider may perform home care aide tasks and home management tasks in a place of residence.

Class C. or individual paraprofessional license. Under this license, a provider may perform home health aide, home care aide, and home management tasks in a place of residence.

Class F Home Care Provider. A Class F home care provider means a home care provider who provides nursing services, delegated nursing services, other services performed by unlicensed personnel, or central storage of medications solely for residents of one or more housing with services establishments.

Minnesota Home Health Care Resources

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

Minnesota Visiting Nurse Agency
3433 Broadway Street NE, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Primary Phone: 612-617-4600
Fax: 612-617-4780
Alternate: 612-617-4700

Also, many Minnesota home health care agencies have joined together to form the Minnesota Home Care Association. This association can help refer you to one of their member agencies as needed for home care services. 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 Minnesota accept Medicare because there is no complete list of home health care agencies. According to our data, approximately 30% of Minnesota home care agencies are certified by Medicare. We have found 516 Minnesota certified Medicare home health care agencies and anoother 206 Minnesota 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

Minnesota Quality of Care (#48 in the U.S.)



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

Minnesota Home Care Services

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

Nursing Care Services100.0%Home Health Aid Services99.0%
Physical Therapy Services90.8%Occupational Therapy Services83.5%
Speech Pathology Services74.8%Medical Social Services45.6%

Minnesota Agencies by City

Ada
Adams
Adrian
Aitkin
Albany
Albert Lea
Alexandria
Annandale
Anoka
Apple Valley
Appleton
Arlington
Austin
Bagley
Baudette
Baxter
Belle Plaine
Bemidji
Benson
Bigfork
Biwabik
Blaine
Bloomington
Blue Earth
Brainerd
Breckenridge
Brooklyn Center
Brooklyn Park
Buffalo
Burnsville
Caledonia
Cambridge
Canby
Cannon Falls
Center City
Chaska
Chisago City
Chisholm
Clara City
Clarissa
Clarkfield
Cloquet
Cokato
Cold Spring
Columbia Heights
Coon Rapids
Crookston
Crosby
Crystal
Dawson
Deer River
Dent
Detroit Lakes
Duluth
Eagan
Eden Prairie
Eden Prarie
Edina
Elbow Lake
Elk River
Ely
Fairfax
Fairmont
Faribault
Farmington
Fergus Falls
Foley
Fosston
Gaylord
Gibbon
Glencoe
Glenwood
Golden Valley
Graceville
Grand Marais
Grand Rapids
Granite Falls
Greenbush
Hallock
Ham Lake
Hendricks
Hibbing
Hill City
Hopkins
Hutchinson
International Falls
Inver Grove Heights
Ivanhoe
Jackson
Lake City
Lake Elmo
Lakefield
Lakeville
Le Center
LeSueur
Lino Lakes
Litchfield
Little Falls
Long Prairie
Luverne
Madelia
Madison
Mahnomen
Mankato
Mantorville
Maple Grove
Maplewood
Marshall
Melrose
Menahga
Mendota Heights
Milaca
Minneapolis
Minneota
Minnetonka
Montevideo
Moorhead
Moose Lake
Mora
Morris
Mounds View
New Hope
New London
New Ulm
New York Mills
Nisswa
North Branch
North Golden Valley
North Saint Paul
North St Paul
Northfield
Oakdale
Olivia
Onamia
Ortonville
Owatonna
Park Rapids
Pelican Rapids
Perham
Pierz
Pine Island
Pipestone
Plainview
Plymouth
Preston
Princeton
Prior Lake
Ramsey
Red Lake
Red Wing
Redwood Falls
Rice
Richfield
Robbinsdale
Rochester
Rockford
Roseau
Rosemount
Roseville
Saint Anthony Village
Saint Cloud
Saint James
Saint Louis Park
Saint Paul
Saint Peter
Sartell
Sauk Centre
Sauk Rapids
Sebeka
Shakopee
Shoreview
Slayton
Sleepy Eye
South Saint Paul
Spring Grove
Spring Lake Park
Spring Park
Spring Valley
Springfield
St Anthony
St. Louis Park
Stacy
Staples
Starbuck
Stillwater
Stillwater MN
Thief River Falls
Tracy
Trimont
Two Harbors
Tyler
Virginia
Wabasha
Waconia
Wadena
Waite Park
Walker
Warren
Waseca
Wayzata
Wheaton
White Bear Lake
White Earth
Willmar
Windom
Winnebago
Winona
Woodbury
Worthington
Zumbrota