Independent Living

What is An In-Home Caregiver/PCA?

Minneapolis / Saint Paul In Home Health Care Agency

Minnesota’s In-Home Care (PCA) program is designed to support people of all ages with disabilities to live independently in the community. PCA program is designed to provide support to an individual, as needed, to assist in accomplishing daily activities of life, health-related functions through hands on assistance, supervision, and cuing along with redirection and intervention for behavior including observation and monitoring. At Abidjan Healthcare, Inc., we are fully aware that each client is unique; therefore, their care is tailored accordingly.

This support is provided to:

Clients who receive PCA services can elect one of the two options:

Traditional Provider PCA Services: The agency is responsible for

PCA Choice: This is consumer-directed option where the client will have the greatest control over staffing. The PCA Choice agency is called Fiscal intermediary. The agency is responsible for billing DHS for PCA services and paying the PCA staff and or Qualified Professional.

The client is responsible for:

The Fiscal Intermediary: