Most people value being able to take care of themselves. In order to be as independent as possible, you need do as much as you can for yourself, even if it takes longer than to have someone else do things for you. It is important that home health care staff and informal caregivers encourage you to do as much as you can for yourself. Your home health staff will evaluate your need for, and teach you how to use any special devices or equipment that you may need to help you increase you ability to perform some activities without the assistance of another person.
Source: Home Health Compare
Dates of Coverage: Through 5/2010