Status
Active
Code
253Z00000X
Type
Level II Classification
In Home Supportive Care
An In Home Supportive Care Agency provides services in the patientís home with the goal of enabling the patient to remain at home. The services provided may include personal care services such as hands-on assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), e.g., eating, bathing, dressing, and bladder and bowel requirements; homemaker services and instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs), e.g., taking medications, shopping for groceries, laundry, housekeeping, and companionship; and/or supervision or cuing so that a person can perform tasks themselves. Source: National Uniform Claim Committee, 2008 [7/1/2008: new]