In-Home Nurses

This service provides access to authorized nurse visits for people residing in Andrew, Buchanan, and Nodaway counties. All nurse visits are provided in the home by a licensed nurse.

To qualify for authorized nurse visits a person must:

  • be eligible for Veterans Administration benefits

and/or

  • possess active Missouri HealthNet (Medicaid)
  • require a nursing facility level of care
  • be at least 18 years of age

If you are not eligible for Missouri HealthNet or Veterans Administration benefits, these services are still an option for you on a private pay basis.

Some examples of services include:

  • general health assessment
  • medication set-up
  • monitor skin condition
  • diabetic nail care
  • general wound care
  • information regarding diabetes management