Home Care/Attendant Services
INDEPENDENCE HOME CARE SERVICES
729 S. Tejon, CS/CO 80903
IHCS is a certified Home Health Agency offering skilled and unskilled consumer-directed care. Medicare, Medicaid and private pay approved. In Home Support Services now available. For individuals with HCBS-EBD Medicaid Waivers, call for additional information or visit our website at www.theindependencecenter.org. Please call for more information regarding In Home Support Services (IHSS) and Consumer Directed Attendant Services (CDAS).
ROCKY MOUNTAIN HEALTH CARE – OPTIONS FOR LONG TERM CARE HCBS-HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES
Rocky Mountain Health Care Services
2812 East Bijou St. CS/CO 80909
Fax (719) 457-0762
A number of different programs are available through Medicaid to provide in-home supportive services as an alternative to institutionalization. Through the HCBS programs some of the services that can be authorized are homemaking, personal care (either through a home care agency or a self-directed option), home modifications, emergency response monitors, etc. Respite care in a nursing home or assisted living is available for up to 30 days per year. To qualify for an HCBS program, both functional and financial eligibility requirements must be met. Monthly individual income cannot exceed $2,022 and the resource limit is $2,000 for individuals, excluding home (if primary residence) and vehicle. If married, spousal income is not included. This is the local Single Entry Point agency that case manages many of the HCBS programs for disabled adults in El Paso and Teller County.
Rocky Mountain PACE
2502 East Pikes Peak Avenue, CS/CO 80909
All inclusive care for the elderly from age 55 – financial qualifications – Monthly individual income cannot exceed $2,022 and the resource limit is $2,000 for individuals, excluding home (if primary residence) and vehicle. Provides home health care, door-to-door transportation, adult day care , prescription drugs, respite care, case management.