Home Health Care

Getting the care you need doesn’t always mean entering the hospital or even leaving the comfort of your home. At Mary Greeley Medical Center, we offer patients a range of convenient home health services.

Mary Greeley Medical Center Home Health Services provides comprehensive, coordinated care and services to patients within a 50-mile radius of Ames. From our specialists, nurses and health aides, to our home medical equipment and hospice services, each member of our experienced staff is specially trained in the delivery of your in-home care.

Types of Home Health Services

There are three general types of Home Health Services:

  1. In-Home Health Care: Under a physician's order, registered nurses are available to provide skilled nursing care and serve as the primary supervisor of other in-home services.
  2. Hospice: Mary Greeley Medical Center Hospice Home Care and Israel Family Hospice House provides care and support for terminally ill patients so that they may die peacefully and pain-free.
  3. Home Medical Equipment: Mary Greeley Home Medical Equipment offers high-quality medical equipment and professional services needed in the home.

How Do I Pay for Home Health Services?

Many home health services are reimbursed by Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance. We can help you determine what services are covered by your individual plan. We use a sliding fee scale to help those who do not have insurance to cover the services. 

Quality & Safety

Compare Mary Greeley Medical Center Home Health Services to other Iowa and national services, including wound treatment, preventing harm and pain management. Our culture of quality, safety and service translates to the best possible care for you.

Get Started Today

Call us with your questions about Mary Greeley Medical Center Home Health Services at 515-239-6730 or 800-529-4610. We're happy to provide answers and help you get started.

Joint Commission

Accreditations & Certifications

Mary Greeley Medical Center Home Health Services is licensed by the Iowa Department of Health, certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and accredited by The Joint Commission.

Contact Us

Call Mary Greeley Medical Center Home Health Services with your questions and to find out how to get started.

515-239-6730 or 800-529-4610

1114 Duff Avenue
Ames, IA 50010

Additional Resources

First Nurse

  • First Nurse: Talk to one of our nurses 24 hours a day for free health care advice, resources and referrals! Call 515-239-6877 or 800-524-6877.
  • Health Library: Search our online library containing information on health conditions, medications, medical tests, and more.