Home Health & Hospice

By what percentage has the cost of home health services risen over the past five years?

Homecare Insider, April 20, 2015

The findings of a cost of care survey by the Richmond, Virginia-based insurance company, Genworth Financial, revealed the cost of homecare services has only increased 1.03% between 2010 and 2015—a significantly slower growth rate than that of service costs in all other studied long-term care settings, including adult day healthcare centers (which climbed 2.79% over the same five-year span), assisted living facilities (2.48%), and nursing homes (3.53% for a semi-private room; 3.95% for a private room).