Advanced Care at Home
If you need advanced medical care, you may be able to get the high-quality treatment you need at home — personalized, patient-centered care, supported by a team of specialists.
Advanced Care at Home services
When you get Advanced Care at Home, your care team will monitor your progress closely and provide the support you need for a smooth recovery.
Comfort and safety
At home, you’re likely to experience less pain, better sleep, and a smoother recovery. And because you’re in a private setting, there’s a lower risk of complications like infections.
Advanced care at home usually results in lower risk for long-term care admission.2 And you’ll have instant access to your care team when you need them.
If you’re eligible for the program, you choose whether to participate. Once you opt in, the Advanced Care at Home team will coordinate your enrollment.
Frequently asked questions
What if I change my mind about Advanced Care at Home and decide I’d rather be admitted to the hospital?
You can ask to be discharged from Advanced Care at Home at any time. Your care team will identify a safe option and help you transition your care.
1Advanced Care at Home is available to Kaiser Permanente members in Southern California, Northern California, Georgia, the Mid-Atlantic States, Oregon, and Washington. Program varies by region — talk to your doctor to find out if you’re eligible for Advanced Care at Home.
2Geneviève Arsenault-Lapierre, PhD, et al., “Hospital-at-Home Interventions vs In-Hospital Stay for Patients With Chronic Disease Who Present to the Emergency Department,” JAMA Network Open, June 8, 2021.