Amistad Homecare, Inc.
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Do you know someone that needs home health care?
At Amistad Homecare, our patients come first, so we appreciate your referrals. Please read more about us if you are interested to learn more about our unique agency. Below, we have additional information about our Referral process and our Face-to-Face Encounters. Downloadable forms are also linked below so you can download them at your convenience. If you have any questions or concerns and need additional help, feel free to call us or complete our contact form.
Amistad Homecare's referral process accepts referrals from:
In order to initiate the referral process, all we need is:
If you have any questions about the home health referral process, anyone can contact Amistad Homecare, Inc. and an employee will be more than happy to help you.
Download our Referral .PDF here > ReferralForm
Due to the Affordable Care Act, a face-to-face encounter must occur within the 90 days prior to the start of care, or within the 30 days after the start of care. Documentation of such an encounter must be present on certifications for patients which starts of care on or after January 1, 2011.
The physician must include the following information about the face-to-face encounter:
For physicians who work in collaboration with a nurse practitioner or a clinical nurse specialist, or who supervise a physician's assistant, the face-to-face encounter ma be carried out by that non-physician practitioner who must document the clinical findings.
Only a physician, however, may:
Have a specific question regarding the Face-to-Face encounter? View our FAQ's here >FaceToFaceFAQ's
Download our Face-to-Face Encounter .PDF here > FaceToFaceEncounterForm
Need help completing your form? View a sample here >FaceToFaceSampleForm
Contact our office if you need any more assistance
By Phone - (210) 474-0037
Send us your referrals & face-to-face encounter forms
By Fax - (210) 474-0067