Home Health Care

UT Southwestern Home Health Care is a licensed and certified home health agency that works closely with patients and their families to provide skilled care in the patient’s home.


Many of the agency’s registered nurses, nursing assistants/home health aides, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, and medical social workers are bilingual. They provide the following services:

  • Cardiac management
  • Certified wound VAC nurses
  • CHF management
  • IV therapy (antibiotics, pain management, IVIG, chemotherapy, TPN)
  • LVAD-trained nurses
  • Medication management and teaching
  • Ostomy care and management
  • PT/INR at patient's bedside with immediate results
  • Rehabilitation at home
  • Tracheotomy care and teaching
  • VitalStim therapy for dysphagia
  • Wound care


UT Southwestern Home Health Care accepts most major insurance plans, including Medicare, Medicaid, Blue Cross/Blue Shield (HMO/PPO), United Health Care, North Texas Health Network, Worker's Compensation, and Multiplan.