Home Health Care

Whether you’re recovering from an illness or injury or living with a chronic medical condition, our home health caregivers can help you. They bring personalized, professional and compassionate care to your doorstep when you need it most.

Benefits of Home Health Care

  • Comfort and privacy
  • Faster recovery
  • Less chance of being readmitted to the hospital
  • Personalized, one-on-one care
  • Retain a sense of freedom and independence

Many of our home health employees have specialized training in geriatrics, medical/surgical nursing, wound care and fall prevention. They can visit in the evenings, on weekends and holidays, if needed.

Services We Provide

Our home health staff can help with:

Proven Home Health Care

Our home health program is consistently ranked among the top agencies in the U.S. by independent organizations that review patient satisfaction scores and clinical outcomes. Those rankings mean you can have confidence in the care we provide.

HomeCare Elite Top 500 Award

  • HomeCare Elite list –We are repeatedly included in this annual list of the country's top 500 home health agencies
  • Hospital Readmission Rates - Our hospital readmission rates are well below state and national averages; our comprehensive remote patient monitoring program for people with heart failure helps prevent readmissions
  • Strategic Healthcare Programs Premier PerformerPatient Satisfaction - Strategic Healthcare Programs awarded our agency the Best Superior Performer award, naming us to the top 20% nationwide in overall patient outcomes and patient satisfaction scores
  • Over 1,700 physicians entrust the care of their patients to North Kansas City Hospital Home Health

Contact Us

North Kansas City Hospital’s home health program is certified by Medicare and accredited by The Joint Commission. We see patients who live in Clay, Platte, Ray and Jackson counties.

For questions about our services or to make a referral, call 816-691-1358.

Home Health 5 Stars

Patients rated NKCH Home Health 5 out of 5 stars in the Home Health Compare* survey, which evaluates professionalism, communication and medication, pain management and home safety education.

We also continue to achieve 4.5 out of 5 stars for quality of care provided, the highest of any area home health agency.

*Home Health Compare, created by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, uses star ratings to show consumers how the performance of a home health agency compares with other agencies.