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Tennessee Home Health Care Agencies

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

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Cost of Tennessee Home Care

According to the 2012 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average hourly home care rate in Tennessee is $16.50.

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

This cost is the base cost for home maker services in Tennessee. The rate for home health care services is typically higher. In Tennessee, the average hourly rate is $17.23. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.

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Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States

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Tennessee Home Care Services

In Tennessee, home health care agencies are licensed by the Tennessee Department of Health. To qualify as a home health care agency in the state of Tennessee, the establishment must meet the following standard as set forth by T.C.A. 68-11-201: "home health service means a service provided an outpatient by an appropriately licensed health care professional or a qualified staff member or licensed home care organization with orders recorded by a physician."

Tennessee Home Health Care Resources

An online directory of home health care agencies licensed in Tennessee can be found here. The Tennessee standards for home health care organizations can be found here. In addition, the not for profit Tennessee Visiting Nurses Association may be a useful resource to home care consumers. The association serves all consumers who qualify, regardless of age or ability to pay. Through the VNA, services are paid through Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance. The agency staff will evaluate a consumer's eligibility via phone or home visit. The VNA clients must have a physician's referral and be classified as homebound or needing skilled care.

Willowbrook VNA
2600 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Suite 2400
Memphis, TN 38118
Primary Phone: 901-276-8300
Fax: 901-454-6296
Alternate: 800-769-5036

Many home health care agencies have joined together for a cooperative partnership called the Tennessee Association of Home Care. This can be a valuable resource that can help refer you to one of the association's member agencies as needed. You can also find the Tennessee home care and hospice agency that serves your area, by calling (615) 885-3393 or visiting the web site.

Percentage of Home Care Agencies that Accept Medicare

It is difficult to determine exactly what percentage of home health care agencies in Tennessee accept Medicare because there is no complete list of home health care agencies. According to our data, approximately 25% of Tennessee home care agencies are certified by Medicare. We have found 399 Tennessee certified Medicare home health care agencies and anoother 147 Tennessee 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

Tennessee Quality of Care (#20 in the U.S.)



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

Tennessee Home Care Services

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

Nursing Care Services100.0%Physical Therapy Services97.3%
Home Health Aid Services93.9%Occupational Therapy Services92.5%
Medical Social Services89.1%Speech Pathology Services87.8%

Tennessee Agencies by City

Alamo
Andersonville
Arlington
Ashland City
Athens
Atoka
Bartlett
Blountville
Bolivar
Brentwood
Bristol
Brownsville
Camden
Carthage
Celina
Centerville
Chattanooga
Clarksville
Cleveland
Clinton
Collierville
Columbia
Cookeville
Cordova
Covington
Crossville
Dayton
Decaturville
Dickson
Dover
Dresden
Ducktown
Dunlap
Dyersburg
Eads
Elizabethton
Erin
Erwin
Etowah
Fayetteville
Franklin
Gainesboro
Gallatin
Germantown
Goodlettsville
Greeneville
Harriman
Harrison
Harrogate
Hartsville
Henderson
Hendersonville
Hixson
Hohenwald
Humboldt
Huntingdon
Huntsville
Jacksboro
Jackson
Jamestown
Jefferson City
Jellico
Johnson City
Kingsport
Knoxville
Lafayette
LaFollette
Lawrenceburg
Lebanon
Lenoir City
Lewisburg
Lexington
Linden
Livingston
Loudon
Madison
Madisonville
Manchester
Martin
Maryville
Maynardville
Mc Kenzie
Mc Minnville
McKenzie
McMinnville
Medina
Memphis
Milan
Millington
Monterey
Morristown
Mount Juliet
Mountain City
Murfreesboro
Nashville
Newport
Nolensville
Oak Ridge
Oneida
Ooltewah
Paris
Parsons
Pikeville
Pleasant View
Portland
Pulaski
Ripley
Rockford
Rogersville
Rutledge
Savannah
Selmer
Sevierville
Sharps Chapel
Shelbyville
Smithville
Smyrna
Sneedville
Somerville
South Pittsburg
Sparta
Spencer
Springfield
Sweetwater
Tazewell
Trenton
Tullahoma
Union City
Wartburg
Waverly
Waynesboro
White House
Whitwell
Winchester
Woodbury
]ountain City