About Us

Affordable Home Care Services, Inc. was founded on May 1, 2006. Since then, our staff, have provided several satisfied clients with quality and affordable services. With us as your Home Health Care Agency, we feel that you will be provided with some of the best home health care services in the industry.

OUR MISSION
Affordable Home Care Services, Inc. is dedicated to providing safe, quality, and cost effective home health care services to all clients. Our goal is to meet the client’s medical needs in the nurturing environment of his/her home, minimize the impact of the client’s condition on the family, and respect the role of the family in the care of the client.

POLICY:
The provision of home health services is guided by the philosophy of AHCS.

  • To provide all levels of home care service in collaboration with physicians, thus allowing patients to remain in their own homes.
  • To provide a broad base of services with patient demand governing the scope, allowing patients to be involved in establishing, implementing, and evaluating services.
  • To maintain patients in their homes as long as possible and provide services in the least restrictive setting.
  • To assist patients in using all restorative methods, tools, and procedures to return patients to their optimal level of function.
  • To provide cost-competitive, quality services.
  • To develop a relationship with referral sources to effectively meet our patients’ home care needs.
  • To function as a liaison between our patients and available community resources and assist our patients in coping with their needs and problems.

PURPOSE:

  1. To adopt the appropriate philosophical approach in providing quality home health care services.
  2. To ensure quality home health care to patients.
  3. To provide continuity of home health care for patients.

PROCEDURE:
The adoption of the appropriate philosophical approach in providing quality home health care services based on the following basic assumptions.

  1. The maintenance and realization of the full potential of human life is a supreme value.
  2. Humans possess a unique hierarchy of needs, as defined by Maslow:
    • Physiological needs
    • Safety needs
    • Belonging and love needs
    • Self-Esteem needs
    • Self-Actualization
  3. Humans search for meaning in personal life experiences.
  4. Humans make choices and decisions based on their individual beliefs and values.
  5. Humans exert personal control over their lives in making such choices and decisions.

The adoption of the appropriate philosophical approach in providing quality home health care services based on the following basic assumptions.

The philosophy of the agency is based on the above assumptions, stipulates that each home health care patient:

  1. Desire home health care services that promote the patient’s value of life by:
    • Minimizing negative patient illness and disability outcomes.
    • To ensure quality home health care to patients.
    • To provide continuity of home health care for patients.
    • Maximizing potential patient level-of-independence outcomes.
    • Restoring, maintaining, and promoting patient health.
  2. Possesses unique physiological, safety, psychological, self-esteem, and self-actualization needs that require consideration in the patient’s plan of home health care.
  3. Searches for meaning in the personal life experiences surrounding the patient’s illness or disability.
  4. Make choices and decisions about the provision of home health care services relative to the patient’s self defined unique needs and according to the patient’s personal beliefs and values.
  5. Exert personal control over the patient’s personal life in collaborating with home health care staff members regarding the provision of services.

In support of the Agency’s philosophy, employees are dedicated to the provision of comprehensive quality care which is patient-centered and patient family-centered, provided in the patient’s place of residence. Care focuses on the patient’s unique physiological, safety, psychological, self-esteem, and self-actualization needs. The agency is committed to the provision of home health services that assist the patient to search for meaning in the personal life experiences surrounding the patient illness or disability. Staff helps patient make choices and decisions about the provision of home health care services based on the patient’s self-defined unique needs. Patients and families are encouraged to collaborate activity with agency staff and other health care providers regarding the provision of appropriate services. Education to the patient, the patient’s family, and the community of health related issues is also part of the Agency philosophy.

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Affordable Home Care Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate and will take affirmative action measures to ensure against discrimination in employment, recruitment, advertisements for employment, compensation, termination, upgrading, promotions, and other conditions of employment against any employee or job applicant on the bases of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

AHCS has bilingual staff members on hand to help translate! Also, if you are hard of hearing or deaf, please contact us using our TTY: 1-800-841-6167 or just dial 771.

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