If you’re looking for home health care, there are some things you should know about Medicaid coverage. In most states, Medicaid pays for home health services, but the patient must demonstrate a “functional need” for the service. In addition, Medicaid coverage is limited in duration, meaning that you can’t get round-the-clock care. The government can help you decide whether home healthcare is the best option for you. If so, here are a few tips to help you find the right agency for your needs.