The Lead Home Care Agency (LHA) model is a new model of care that provides a more seamless experience for patients, caregivers and health care providers to improve patient outcomes and population health while also being more cost-effective. The LHA model provides enhanced and more integrated supports throughout a patient’s care journey, including the transition from hospital to home.
Features of the Lead Home Care Model
VHA’s Lead Home Care Agency Model provides:
VHA Home HealthCare as a Lead Home Care Agency
VHA Home HealthCare (VHA) partners with hospitals as part of coordinated, integrated, and transition-to-home teams providing clients and caregivers with
- A primary point of contact throughout their recovery
- Access to a 24/7 phone line for assistance, available to clients, their families and caregivers
- One consistent and coordinated team at VHA