WILMINGTON, NC, June 12, 2017 – Well Care Home Health, an award-winning local health care company, is celebrating its 30 year anniversary.

Headquartered in Wilmington, North Carolina, the agency launched in 1987 with seven employees and began providing home care services in New Hanover County.

Today, Well Care is an integrated home health and home care agency that services 42 counties in the Tar Heel state and employs more than 800 people.


“This accomplishment is a great testament to the hard work and dedication of each Well Care team member,” said Wayne Long, CEO of Well Care Home Health. “I am humbled and amazed by the exceptional people we have involved across our organization.”

Well Care has received numerous accolades over the past thirty years. Most recently, the company’s Wilmington branch was named one of the top agencies in North Carolina with a perfect 5-star rating by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Well Care’s Raleigh branch also received a 5-star rating, placing it among the top Home Health agencies in the Triangle region. Additionally, the agency was awarded a 4.5 star rating for its services in the Triad region.

Well Care received the distinction of HomeCare Elite™ ranking in the top 25% of home health agencies in the nation for three consecutive years, between 2014 and 2016.

“Our people make Well Care different and successful. Our people truly make a difference in our patients’ lives everyday,” Long added.

Well Care currently has three regional home health offices across the state – Raleigh, Wilmington, and Mocksville – along with other offices in Goldsboro, Jacksonville, Supply and Whiteville. The agency plans to grow within their current markets and across state lines in the near future.

“Well Care Home Health continues to be an industry leader as we grow and innovate across the post acute care continuum,” said Long. “We are well-positioned for a bright future as a result of our hard work and patient-first mission.”

(Star News article)