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Home Health Aide

thomas home health

7530 parker road, suite 200
fairhope, AL 36532
Phone: 251-625-1520
Medicare Provider #: 017148
Medicare Certified: 4/13/2000
Ownership Type: Proprietary


Quality of Care Report    Updated 6-03-15

Description of Measure Agency
Score
State
Average
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner 93 % 93 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 87 % 92 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 100 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 96 % 98 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season 58 % 72 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 54 % 72 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 91 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 95 % 98 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 94 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 87 % 96 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 94 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 99 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 67 % 68 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 61 % 60 %
How often patients got better at bathing 74 % 73 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 60 % 70 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 52 % 68 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 96 % 91 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 57 % 59 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 8 % 12 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 16 % 17 %