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Home Health ServicesUnited Way Community Partner

Etowah County Health Department provides home health care services to Alabama residents of Etowah county who meet eligibility requirements.  This Agency is a Medicare and Medicaid certified provider for home health care.  

The home health team provides professional care on an intermittent part-time basis in the privacy of the home to acutely and/or chronically ill individuals.  Several treatments can now be provided in the home previously limited to the hospital setting.

Office hours are 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.  Call 1-800-463-7968, or 256-547-5012.  The Fax number is 256-543-0067.

On-call service is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day, including holidays.


Eligibility varies by the insurance and reimbursement requirements, and by each individual's specific medical needs.  A physician order is required for all services.  For more information, please call (256) 547-5012.

Home Health Services Offered

  • Nursing Services
  • Home Health Aide
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech and Language Pathology
  • Physical Therapy
  • Medical Social Services


  • Medicare
  • Medicaid


  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield provider
  • Other private insurances,
    including government (VA, Tricare)

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