Description:Pathways is a state-licensed, Medicare-certified home health agency providing skilled, intermittent home health and hospice services at home. An individualized health care plan is developed under physician direction for every patient, with consideration to both health and personal needs. Services are available seven days a week. Nurses are on-call 24 hours a day for consultation. The home care team consists of nurses, home health aides, medical social workers and physical, occupational and speech therapists. The patient, family and attending physician are considered members of the home care team. Specialized programs include home infusion/IV. Pathways Hospice provides end-of-life care in a private residence, skilled nursing faciility or residential care facility to residents of San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Alameda and western Contra Costa counties. Pathways Home Health provides short-term home health care to residents of San Mateo and Santa Clara counties. Pathways Private Duty provides care management services and non-medical attendant care to assist older adults and the chronically ill with healthcare needs, personal care and daily activities on a short-term or long-term basis. Caregivers are screened, bonded, insured and covered for Worker's Compnesation. Provided in Alameda County, Contra Costa County, San Francisco County, San Mateo County, and Santa Clara County.
Public Transit:Not necessary for service.
585 North Mary Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085 37.392713 -122.037911 Human Services
Fees:Vary according to service. Fee adjustment in cases of financial hardship for hospice patients. Cash, checks, Medi-Cal, Medicare, private insurance, military insurance, long-term care insurance accepted.
Audience:Those with acute, chronic or terminal illness who are homebound and in need of skilled care. Persons with a terminal illness and their families and friends. Persons needing live-ins, private duty aides or attendants
Eligibility:Approval of physician required for some programs. Other requirements may apply depending on program
How to Apply:Apply by phone. Physician referral necessary prior to initiation of some programs. Agency will contact physician upon client request.
Service Wait Estimate:Varies.
- Alameda County
- Contra Costa County
- San Francisco County
- San Mateo County
- Santa Clara County