Better Home Health Care Agency, Inc., a leader in the home health care industry, services Nassau, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, and Manhattan. Established in 1988, it is licensed by The New York State Department of Health and accredited by Joint Commission.
Awarded the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® means Better Home Health Care complies with the highest national standards for safety and quality of care and is committed to continually improving patient care.
Better Home Health Care’s commitment to excellence begins with pre-hire screenings and background checks. Our rigid application process allows us to be selective. To meet the unique needs of our culturally diverse region, Better Home Health Care employs numerous caregivers who are bilingual.
The Better Home Health Care staff is dedicated to our patients and our community. Our Personal Care Aides, Home Health Aides, Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses provide acute, short, and long term care. Our services are personalized to meet the needs of those we serve and the level of our home health care services contributes to the physical, psychological, and social well being of our patients.
Better Home Health Care is committed to developing innovative programs and expanding services, such as providing transportation for our nurses and aides to enable us to serve hard-to-reach areas and a shopping service for our patients who are unable to shop for themselves. Our goal is to enable the physically challenged, the elderly in need, the patient recovering from an illness or accident, and others confined to their homes to maintain their independence.
Better Home Health Care has an approved New York State Department of Health training center for Home Health Aides and Personal Care Aides. Education of our entire staff is constant through our special inservice courses. Our commitment to excellence continues through our comprehensive curriculum, skills validation, and mandatory continuing education program.