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Home health care agencies in Utah are listed by city below. For best results, try searching by by zip code Utah to view all agencies that serve your area instead of just agencies that are located in your city.
According to the 2012 Genworth Financial cost of care survey, the average hourly home care rate in Utah is $19.75.
The monthly base rate for Utah home care is typically higher when compared to neighboring states. Utah is also more expensive compared to the national average.
This cost is the base cost for home maker services in Utah. The rate for home health care services is typically higher. In Utah, the average hourly rate is $21.00. Additional fees beyond the base rate may apply.
Monthly Costs Compared to Neighboring States
The Utah Department of Health is responsible for licensing all home health
care agencies in the state. For information on licensed agencies, contact the
licensing department at 1-800-622-4157.For additional information about various
options, many home health care agencies have joined together for a cooperative
partnership. The Utah Association of Home Care can help refer you to one of
their member agencies as needed. To contact the home care and hospice agency
that serves your town, simply dial 1-801-487-8242.
In addition, the not for profit Utah Visiting Nurses Association may be a useful resource and serves all who qualify, regardless of age or ability to pay. Utah home care 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.
Community Nursing Service
383 W. Vine Street Suite 300
Murray, UT 84123
Primary Phone: 801-233-6100
For a complete list of rules and regulations regarding home health care in Utah, go to this link.
It is difficult to determine exactly what percentage of home health care agencies in Utah accept Medicare because there is no complete list of home health care agencies. According to our data, approximately 40% of Utah home care agencies are certified by Medicare. We have found 171 Utah certified Medicare home health care agencies and anoother 104 Utah 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
Medicare periodically performs Utah 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 Utah earned the ratings listed below. More Info
Of the home care agencies in Utah that were surveyed by Medicare, the percentage of agencies that provide common services is listed below.
|Physical Therapy Services||100.0%||Home Health Aid Services||100.0%|
|Nursing Care Services||100.0%||Occupational Therapy Services||99.0%|
|Medical Social Services||95.2%||Speech Pathology Services||94.2%|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake Cty
West Valley City