Understand Homebound Status

There may be many clear-cut answers in health care - a tumor is malignant or benign, blood sugar is low, high or in-range - but the guidelines for homebound status leave much room for interpretation.

This short guide will help clarify the factors to consider when determining a patient's homebound status, and empower physicians to ensure their patients receive the care they truly require.

Inside, you'll find: 

  • Homebound status requirements in plain language, including practical examples
  • An easy two-step process for evaluating homebound status
  • Case studies assessing patients' homebound status
  • Answers to common questions, like whether going to church makes a patient not homebound 

Download "Understanding Homebound Status" to demystify this home health eligibility requirement.