Home Care - Short-Term Care - New York City - Montefiore Medical Center

Certified Home Health Care Agency (CHHA)

The Certified Home Health Care Agency, is our short-term professional home healthcare program which assists patients in the transition from the hospital or nursing facility to home, with a focus of improving health and independence. Extended services are available to community members who require a skilled level of care.

The focus of the CHHA Program is to:

  • Provide short term skilled health care
  • Instruct and educate about medications
  • Instruct and educate about management of disease
  • Ensure safety in the home environment