Jump to navigation Skip to main content. Through the Division of Medicaid Services, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services DHS administers several programs that provide home and community-based services to frail elders and adults with disabilities. These data allow users to see the effects of COVID on specific target groups participating in each of the two program areas. You can view case counts by program as well as total enrollment by category. Through the Division of Medicaid Services, DHS administers several programs that provide home and community-based services to frail elders and adults with disabilities.
Adult Home Plus (AH+)
MDHHS - Adults & Seniors
Lost your password? Medicare considers you homebound if:. Your doctor should decide if you are homebound based on their evaluation of your condition. After you start receiving home health care , your doctor is required to evaluate and recertify your plan of care every 60 days. Leaving home for short periods of time or for special non-medical events, such as a family reunion, funeral, or graduation, should also not affect your homebound status.
In-Home Health Care under Medicare
You may have other options, however, to get the help you need. While friends and family may be able to provide some care for adults suffering from dementia , at times these unpaid caregivers may need a break so they can attend school, go to work, or carry out other life duties. According to eldercare.
Medicare might cover some in-home health care in some situations — but not all. Some of the requirements may include:. Contact information for Medicare is at the bottom of this page. Read more about Medicare and durable medical equipment.