Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - Homemaker/Home Health Aide Program

Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

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General Information
Description of ServiceVA Pittsburgh Healthcare System's Homemaker/Home Health Aide Program provides non-skilled services to Veterans, in need of assistance with daily activities of living (ADL's), in their home, as an alternative to placement while contributing to an improved quality of life for the Veteran and their caregiver.

Veterans being followed by a VAPHS Primary Care Provider with medical/psychiatric conditions making it difficult to maintain independence maybe eligible for non-skilled services for ADL assistance such as bathing, grooming, toileting and dressing. If meeting criteria for ADL assistance, Veterans may also qualify for assistance with light housekeeping and limited in-home respite services. Services are authorized through the Homemaker/ Home Health Aide Program and provided by community homecare agencies.
Geographical AreaAllegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Mercer, Washington, Westmoreland
Intake ProcedureFor assistance, please contact your VAPHS Primary Care Provider to discuss. For more information please call 412-822-2930
Helpful TipsPharmacy Hotline
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm

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Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
EligibilityYou may be eligible for VA benefits if you are a: veteran; veteran's dependent; surviving spouse, child or parent of a deceased veteran; uniformed service member; present or former reservist or National Guard member.
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 University Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15240
Mail Attention To VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Main Phone 412-822-2222
Hotline Phone Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1) or text Get Help NOW to 838255
Emergency/After Hours Phone 24-hour toll-free: 866-482-7488
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Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Affiliated Program: Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
This Service: Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - Homemaker/Home Health Aide Program
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Health Aides (YO-3000.5000-300)
In Home Respite Care (PH-7000.3300)
Retired Military (YN-7000)
Veteran Housebound Benefits (NS-1800.9000-940)
Veterans (YN-9000)