For the past decade, Private Duty Nursing and Home Care Services has been the fastest growing segment of healthcare in America. With the increase in need, desire for convenience, and a growing trend to age-in-place, owning a Private Duty Home Health Agency or Home Care Agency is an excellent business opportunity. Home Infusion Therapy Services is a booming business as well as the desire for wellness and antiaging and sports performance trends are growing at an exponential rate. For Private Duty Nursing agencies as well as fully accredited home health agencies there is an option to become a Medicare Part B provider and participate in the Medicare program for re-imbursement of Home Infusions of formulary drugs.
“Private Duty Nursing” is a broad term that encompasses all types of in-home care. The sky is the limit for programs an agency may offer. Depending on the skills and passions of the entrepreneurial skilled nurse, niches of all descriptions can be created.