SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR REFERRAL SOURCES
Agency will not accept referrals for clients who do not have a physician who will oversee their care.
Agency will not accept referrals when they are sent via fax and the referring agent is not available to coordinate the transition of care.
All referrals after 12 pm on Friday or the day before a holiday must be placed by call. All the required information should be provided via fax to the agency. The referral agent must be available to coordinate the transition of care.
To be eligible to receive home health services, patient must have a physician who will oversee the care. The agency should be able to call to the physician to discuss patient’s plan of care, changes in condition, receive orders for care, to delay care or to end the care.