Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Making decisions about health care and caregiving for a loved one is never easy. We hope the following information is a good start. If your questions aren’t completely answered, we would be happy to speak with you about your specific concerns or situation. Please feel free to contact us at 212-534-6464.

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1What kind of home care services do you provide?
Lott Community Home Health Care provides a comprehensive array of services in the comfort of your home.

  • Skilled Nursing Care
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech & Language Therapy
  • Medical Social Services
  • Personalized Home Health Aide Services
  • Medication Management
  • Care Management & Coordination
  • Transitional Care
  • Home Safety & Falls Reduction
  • Personal Emergency Response System
  • Durable Medical Equipment
  • Post-Hospitalization Recovery
  • Post-Surgical Recovery
  • Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care
  • Heart Failure Management
  • Diabetic Care & Management
  • Stroke Management & Rehabilitation
  • COPD/Pulmonary Care & Management
  • Pain Management
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Wound & Ostomy Care
  • Catheter Care
  • Behavioral Health Management
2Where do you provide services?
Lott Community Home Health Care provides home care services in the communities of both Manhattan and the Bronx.
3Can Lott Community Home Health Care help with medications?
Our Registered Nurses provide medication management and teaching. We can also report any side effects to your physician and assist you to obtain pre-measured medication packages.
4Can I change or discontinue the services my loved one receives?
You can change the number or type of service we provide your loved one whenever it’s necessary. We understand the care situation can quickly change, so we’re as flexible as possible with your loved one’s care. Home Health Care services are voluntary, so you can discontinue your relationship with Lott Community Home Health Care at any time.
5Do I need a physician's authorization for your services?
Yes. In order to receive Home Health Care services, you are required to be under the care of a physician. In addition, your physician must agree to the services.
6Are home care services covered by insurance or Medicare?
Most home health care services are covered by insurances such as Medicare, Medicaid and/or managed care health plans. Lott Community Home Health Care will assess your eligibility for services under your insurance and will bill these payers directly for home health services. If you have more than one insurance, Lott Community Home Health Care will bill your secondary insurance for any uncovered items.
7How is the privacy of my personal information maintained?
We adhere to all applicable federal and state guidelines related to privacy of personal and healthcare information. The written Facts About Your Homecare and Consent Forms stipulates the exact restrictions on the use of your information. In fact, only the office personnel and clinical caregivers who are directly involved in your services will have access to information related to the care of your loved one.
8Lott Community Home Health Care sounds like a good choice. What's the next step?
Give us a call at (212) 534-6464, or email us at intake@lottchha.org. Together, we’ll go over the care your loved one needs and the care we provide. We will answer all of your questions regarding home health care and our services. Usually, care can begin within a matter of a few days.