You have questions. We have answers
If you do not see your question answered below contact us for more information!
Yes, we can take our clients to their appointments in their own private vehicle or we can take them in our caregiver’s vehicle. There is an extra .565/mile charge if our caregiver uses his or her own vehicle. Our caregivers all have their own auto insurance and are bonded by CareBuilders at Home.
No you do not have to be homebound to receive our services, unlike home health care.
Yes we have an hourly rate and a live-in daily rate based on the needs of the client.
Do you help Veterans and their surviving spouses receive Veterans’ Aid and Attendance benefits? If so how do I qualify?
Yes we work with a company named Veteran’s Care Coordinators who will assist you in acquiring and keeping your Veterans’ Aid and Attendance benefits current. You may apply for this benefit with a short questionnaire and find out within approximately 48 hours if you may possibly qualify for the benefit.
Yes we work with many different long-term care insurance companies and would be glad to contact yours to see what type of documentation that they require in order to cover our services.
No unfortunately Medicare does not pay for non-medical provider services at this time.
Some private insurance companies do pay for this service. Check with your individual insurance company to see if they cover this type of service.
No our rate consists of our caregiver’s wages, payroll taxes, benefits, federal and state unemployment insurance, workers compensation insurance, and professional and general liability insurance. No money is ever exchanged between our clients and our caregivers.
As a non-medical home health provider licensed by the Department of Aging and Disability Services we are only allowed to provide medication reminders after the medications are set up in pill boxes by the family, home health care or hospice company.
In Lake Jackson the minimum amount of time of service is 2 hours. This can be 2 hours per day, week, month, or year as long as it is a minimum of 2 hours when our caregiver comes to your home. In the surrounding areas the minimum amount of time varies so please call us for the details.