Tuscaloosa County Home Care
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Does Tuscaloosa County Home Care, Inc offer the following services?
Bathing, using the toilet, and dressing
Help taking or dispensing medication
Care for the terminally ill
For appointments, groceries, etc.
Meal planning/prep, laundry, etc.
Floors, bathrooms, etc.
Trained for Alzheimer's, dementia, etc.
Help remembering to take medications
Service Area for Tuscaloosa County Home Care
About Tuscaloosa County Home Care
Home health program
the bureau of home and community services is the parent agency for the statewide medicare/medicaid certified home health program that serves all alabama counties. Home health care services are provided for homebound patients who meet eligibility requirements. Many treatments and care services previously limited to the hospital are now being provided in the home. Services offered
nursing care, including:
1. Wound care
2. Intravenous therapy
3. Diabetic care
4. Cardiovascular care
5. Post-hospital assessment and teaching
6. Urinary catheter management
home health aide services
medical social work services
occupational and speech therapies
physical therapy (including post-surgical therapy)
medicare and medicaid
bcbs participating provider
eligibility for home health services varies by the insurance or reimbursement source. Hours of operation
the home health program operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please contact us if you are seeking these services. Bio-monitoring program
the in-home bio-monitoring program combines resources from adph home care, alabama medicaid agency and the university of south alabama to provide an in home monitoring service for specific chronic ilnesses. Medicaid patient 1st patients who have congestive heart failure, diabetes, and/or hypertension may qualify for the in home monitoring program. The patient 1st provider will determine if the patient needs daily monitoring and will provide the orders for the patient to be admitted to the in-home bio-monitoring program. For immediate assistance regarding the in-home bio-monitoring program please contact jacqueline giddens at (334) 206-5685.
Overall Rating 1.9 / 5.0 ★★★★★
Gary Harton ★★★★★ 10 months ago
Horrible customer service has been for quite some time. I had a appointment at 1:15 once I got there I waited at the desk for 10-15mins and I didn't get seen until 2hrs later after my original time I was suppose to be here I'll rather go to the hospital if I have any more problems with my health. It needs to get better I just don't understand how a place of business with people can run like this for so long
jenna farris ★★★★★ 6 months ago
This is the worst company I've ever dealt with. They just need to shut down completely. Everytime I call to make an appointment they either never answer the phone or hang up on me. And when I actually do make an appointment I sit in there for 2 or 3 hours. It's ridiculous
Land For Sale ★★★★★ 9 months ago
They have a receptionist to route calls but it doesn't matter which department she sends you too. No one answers the phone, any day of the week or any time of day. If you need to make an appointment you have to drive down there. Don't expect ANYONE to EVER return a message. I have been calling every day for 2 weeks and leaving a message. At this point I am still calling just to see if they will ever return the call.
Lynette Hinton ★★★★★ 11 months ago
The Tuscaloosa WIC Department is the most unprofessional establishment I have ever visited. They NEVER answer the phone and no matter how many messages you leave, they will not return your phone calls. You have to drive all the way to the office to schedule or reschedule an appointment.
Kiarra johns ★★★★★ 7 months ago
They are very slow and unprofessional, they had me on the line for 10 minutes and all I wanted was to schedule an appointment. They were rude asf to
Tuscaloosa County Home Care Services
- Nursing Care
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech Pathology
- Medical Social
- Home Health Aid
- Home Care
Medicare Evaluation of the Quality of Care
The quality of care given at Tuscaloosa County Home Care is periodically evaluated by Medicare. The results of the most recent evaluation period are listed below to help you compare home care agencies in your area. More Info
Among patients with a recent hospital stay, the number of patients at this agency that were re-admitted to the hospital was the same as expected and the number that went to the ER without being re-admitted was the same as expected.
|Begins Patient Care in Timely Manner:|
|Teaches Patients or Family About their Drugs:|
|Checks Patients Risk of Falling:|
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|Checks on Patients Flu Shot:|
|Checks on Patients Pneumonia Shot:|
|Foot Care For Diabetes Patients:|
|Checks Patients For Pain:|
|Treats Patients Pain:|
|Treats Heart Failure Symptoms:|
|Took Doctor Ordered Action to Prevent Bed Sores:|
|Included Treatments to Prevent Bed Sores:|
|Checked Patients For the Risk of Bed Sores:||n/a *|
|How Often Patients Improved Walking:|
|How Often Patients Improved Getting Out of Bed:|
|How Often Patients Improved Bathing:|
|How Often Patients Had Less Pain Moving Around:|
|How Often Patients Breathing Improved:|
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|How Often Patients Improved Taking Medication by Mouth:|
|How Often Patients Had to be Admitted to the Hospital:|
|How Often Patients Needed Urgent Care From the ER:|
Reviews from Patient Surveys
These Tuscaloosa County Home Care reviews tell you the opinions of the patients receiving care from agencies that are Medicare-certified. Every participant took the same survey so it is a useful way to compare Tuscaloosa County Home Care to other home care agencies. More Info
|Home Health Team Gave Care in a Professional Way:|
|Communicated Well With them:|
|Discussed Medicines Pain & Home Safety:|
|Gave their Home Health Agency a Rating of 9 or 10:|
|Would Recommend the Home Health Agency to Friends & Family:|
|Completed Surveys:||27 *||26,661||1,160,737|
Cities Served by Tuscaloosa County Home Care
Tuscaloosa County Home Care serves ZIP codes that encompass all or part of each of the cities listed below.
Mc Calla, AL
West Blocton, AL