Moorings Park Home Health Agency

What to Expect with Palliative Care

If you’ve been diagnosed with a serious, long-term or terminal illness, then palliative care may be recommended to you by your doctor. Palliative care is the branch of medicine which seeks to make your life – and the lives of those who are caring for you – the highest-quality it can be.  You do not […]


Medicare Advantage Will Allow In-home Care as Supplemental Benefit in 2019

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that non-skilled, in-home care services will be allowed as a supplemental benefit for Medicare Advantage (MA) plans in 2019. This is the first time that CMS has allowed supplemental benefits which include daily maintenance for recipients of Medicare Advantage. “CMS is expanding the definition of […]


More Opting for Home Health Versus Skilled Nursing Facilities

A decreased number of Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) recipients are being referred by hospitals to nursing facilities and, in turn, there has been an increase in those being referred for home health services instead. With that said, this modification in hospital referral trends is not across the board in all areas of the United States. Washington, […]


Almost 2,300 Low-income Seniors to Lose Supplemental Food Supply

Almost 2,300 low-income seniors in Lee, Collier and Charlotte counties will no longer receive supplemental food from a government program operated by the Harry Chapin Food Bank starting July 1, according to a decision made by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

The state’s decision cuts off 2,284 low-income seniors in Lee, Collier and […]


Moorings Park Home Health Agency, People Before Profits

Did you know that Moorings Park Home Health Agency is actually a non-profit organization?   Why is this so important and what does it mean to you?  First, it’s important to know that our organization is the ONLY non-profit home health agency in Southwest Florida!  It also means that Moorings Park Home Health Agency is […]