Home Health Services


Granville-Vance District Home Health Agency (GVHHA) has been serving citizens in our communities since 1974. We are Medicare-Medicaid certified and accept most insurances. Our Agency has received Accreditation with recommendation for deemed status at each of our triennial surveys. We are below the national and state averages for re-hospitalizations of our patients. We take pride in offering our patients skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, medical social work and home health aide services all in the comfort of our patients’ homes. We work closely with our patients’ physicians in developing a plan of care specified for their individual needs. Home Health Compare lists our agency as one of the best of the best! We provide care in a holistic manner and strive for quality, cost-effective care for our patients. We receive referrals from physicians, hospital discharge planners, skilled nursing facilities, rehab units, and from family members. We notify our patients’ physicians to qualify them for our home health services. Patients get better and stay healthy when receiving GVHHA services!

Benefits of Home Health:

  • Allows patient to receive skilled medical care while recovering at home.
  • May eliminate the need for hospitalization or nursing home care.
  • Shortens hospital stay, reducing medical costs
  • Gives emotional support and guidance to patient and family.
  • Provides the physician with a direct professional link to the patient while providing services in the security and comfort of home.

Paying For Services:

Medicare and Medicaid cover home health services. Many health insurance policies cover home health services. Patients are responsible for payment of any deductible and any fees not covered by their policy. Claims are completed and filed by Granville-Vance Home Health Agency.

To Receive Services:

Ask your doctor OR ask a member of the hospital staff to call OR have a family member or friend call. THE PHYSICIAN DECIDES the treatment you or a family member should receive and informs Granville-Vance Home Health Agency.

Services Offered

  • Post surgery care
  • Colostomy care
  • Laboratory tests
  • Catheter care
  • Irrigations
  • Wound care
  • Bed or tub baths
  • Tracheostomy care
  • I.V. therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Medical supply provisions
  • Patient and family education

Services Provided By

  • Registered Nurses
  • Home Health Aides
  • Physical Therapists
  • Medical Social Workers
  • Speech Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Secretaries
  • Consultants
  • Nutritionists

If you would like more information contact:

Wendy Smith (interim)
wsmith@gvdhd.org

(252) 492-5831
or
1-800-682-3887

Fax Number 252-492-3613

  • Granville County Contact Info

    Address
    101 Hunt Drive
    Oxford, NC 27565

    Hours of Operation
    Monday – Friday
    8:30am – 5:00pm

    Phone Numbers

    Health Department
    (919) 693-2141 phone
    (919) 693-8517 fax
    Environmental Health
    (919) 693-2688
    (919) 693-9701
    WIC Services
    (919) 693-1333
    (919) 603-0314
  • Vance County Contact Info

    Address
    115 Charles Rollins Road
    Henderson, NC 27536

    Hours of Operation
    Monday – Friday
    8:30am – 5:00pm

    Phone Numbers

    Health Department
    (252) 492-7915 phone
    (252) 492-4219 fax
    Environmental Health
    (252) 492-5263
    (252) 492-2361
    WIC Services
    (252) 492-3147
    (252) 492-8278
    Home Health
    (252) 492-5831 phone
    (800) 682-3887 toll free
    (252) 492-3613 fax