Gundersen Harmony Care Center
815 Main Ave S, Harmony, MN, 55939-6625
Distance: 1054 Miles
Respite provides care on a short-term basis for a person who cannot take care of themselves, and who is usually taken care of by an unpaid family member or friend. The program is designed to provide temporary coverage for the unpaid caregiver during an absence or need for relief.
About This Location
This provider accepts waivers and Alternative Care for services if written in a support plan.
Contact them about other funding options, like private pay.
Waiver funding may cover 30 consecutive days (of both daytime and nighttime care).
Learn more about this service when paid for under the waivers or the Alternative Care program in the Community-Based Services Manual and the Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) Provider Manual.
Because service availability may be limited due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this service may be provided using phone calls or other technology to offer real-time contact and support.
Licenses and Certifications
- Licensed Nursing Home
- Alternative Care Waiver (AC)
- Elderly Waiver (EW)
- Older adults with disabilities
Waiver Service Specialties
- Out-of-Home Respite for Older Adults
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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PH-7000Respite Care Definition
Programs that provide a brief period of relief or rest for family members, guardians or other people who are regular caregivers for dependent adults or children by offering temporary or intermittent care in the home or in community settings/facilities.
PH-7000.6000-060Adult Out of Home Respite Care Definition
Programs that provide a brief period of rest or relief for family members, guardians or others who are regular caregivers for dependent adults by offering temporary or intermittent care for the adult in a community setting/facility.
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