Home Health Care in Silver Spring, MD

Bringing Quality Care to Your Door

At our Silver Spring community, you can receive the home health care you need in the comfort of your apartment. We offer the following home care options:

Certified Home Health—ranked among the top 100 providers nationwide!

If you’ve experienced a recent hospitalization, illness, or a change in your condition, home health may be right for you. This program is designed for Riderwood residents in need of skilled nursing services or physical, speech, or occupational therapy in their own home, on a temporary basis. Depending on circumstances, Medicare can cover a portion of the costs of certified home health services when prescribed by your healthcare provider.

Riderwood is among the 'Top 100' home health care providers in the nation, as ranked by HomeCare Elite, the industry standard for recognizing quality and performance.

Home Support Services

Riderwood private duty services are available on a fee-for-service basis. We offer a variety of individualized plans, flexible scheduling and personalized care to meet your needs. Choose from a menu of options including:

  • Home support aides who will assist you with bathing, dressing, medication reminders, and meal preparation. You can receive assistance for as little as 15 minutes up to 24 hours.
  • In-home nursing care by registered nurses who assist with medication management, wound care, administering eye drops, and other services.
  • Homemakers who provide companionship and general household help with laundry, ironing, meal planning/shopping, pet care, and more.
  • Wheelchair escorts who will take you via wheelchair to on-campus doctor appointments, salon/barber visits, dining, therapy, banking, and events.

Four reasons to choose Riderwood Home Support

  1. We’re local and licensed as an internal private-pay residential service agency by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
  2. Our staff is well trained with supervisors right on-site. All staff members must pass a skills competency test and take a minimum of 12 hours of continuing education each year. A registered nurse conducts on-site regular resident visits. We carefully screen staff members to ensure they have the proper certifications and licensures and every applicant undergoes a drug screening and criminal background check.
  3. We can accommodate your specific needs, providing as little as one hour of service.


Riderwood Home Health is Medicare-certified and licensed in the state of Maryland. Admission to Riderwood Home Health Program is not based on race, age, color, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, or handicap. Licensed as a Home Health Agency by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Office of Health Care Quality. License No. 27583.

Riderwood’s home support will not condition the provision of care or otherwise discriminate based upon age; race; religious creed; ancestry; color; national origin; personal, cultural or ethnic preference; disabilities; sexual orientation; veteran status; or any other category protected by law or lack of an advance directive. Riderwood’s home support is an equal opportunity employer. Riderwood’s home support, a private-pay service, is licensed as a residential service agency by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Office of Health Care Quality. License No. R1140