Pintler Home Health

Pintler Home Health offers a wide range of home health care services in Anaconda Deer Lodge County. Our staff helps the patient make the transition from the hospital or nursing home back to his or her primary residence. Patients are able to recover and/or manage a health problem in the comfort and familiarity of their home. Our staff works closely with the patient and physician to develop a plan to meet the patient's health care needs.

If eligible for Medicare and/or Medicaid services, patients must meet the following federal guidelines for home care:

Care must be ordered by a physician.
Care is reasonable and necessary.
The patient is home bound. Patients are considered home bound if they require the assistance of another person to leave their home, require special transportation or their absences are infrequent and/or of short duration.
Care requires a skilled service.
Care must be intermittent/part-time services.
Individualized plans for care and visits are established in consultation with the patient, physician and home health staff to meet the patient's care needs.

Occupational Therapy
Occupational therapy assesses and educates patients regarding activities of daily living such as dressing, bathing, eating and cognitive functioning. Our goal is to teach patients to become more independent and safe in their home.

Medical Social Work
We help with social and emotional concerns that patients have related to their health care needs. This might include counseling or helping to find resources for financial concerns or long-term care planning.

Home Health Aide Services
Home health aides provide intermittent or part-time personal care such as bathing, dressing and grooming.

Cost of Services
Home health care may be covered under Medicare and Medicaid programs or private insurance. A staff member will assist you in determining eligibility for services.

Hours of Services

Home health care is offered according to the patient's needs. Schedules are set by staff and patient.

To learn more about Home Health care and eligibility, contact:

Pintler Home Options
Phone: 406-563-7023
Fax: 406-563-7030


118 East 7th Street
Anaconda, MT 59711
(406) 563-7023