APC Home Health Service, Inc.


APC Home Health Service, Inc. (APC) was founded in 1982 by Tere and Frank Painter. Back then, it was a small home health service agency located in Harlingen, TX, providing much needed home health care services to under-served Clients. Since then, it has evolved into a comprehensive health care system, employing more than 2,000 employees offering:



  • Home Health Care - Skilled Intermittent Nursing and Therapy
  • Star+Plus Waiver - Attendant Services
  • Personal Assistance Services - PAS
  • Private Duty Nursing - hourly skilled & personal care
  • Home-based Case Management
  • Home-based Disease Management Programs
  • Transitional Care Program
  • Long-Term Care Program
  • Adult day care facilities


As the need for high quality, cost effective health care services grew, the company expanded to other under-served counties in Texas.  Clients and physicians have valued our services and we are now one of the largest home care organizations in the Rio Grande Valley, providing services to thousands of Clients.


Our current divisions and business locations include:



  • APC Home Health Service, Inc.:  Harlingen & Corpus Christi
  • APC Homemakers:  Harlingen, Brownsville, Pharr, Rio Grande City, Laredo, Eagle Pass, Falfurrias, Corpus Christi, & El Paso
  • Nurse Placement Services of Harlingen, Inc.:  Harlingen & Corpus Christi
  • TLC Adult Day Care Centers, Inc.:  Los Fresnos, Eagle Pass (2 Centers), Del Rio, Corpus Christi, El Paso, & San Antonio