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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

Updated 8-12-14


Quality of Care Report

Description of Measure Agency
Score
State
Average
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner 96 % 93 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 98 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 100 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 73 % 71 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 78 % 71 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 98 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 98 % 96 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 98 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 65 % 66 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 66 % 58 %
How often patients got better at bathing 72 % 72 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 65 % 68 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 57 % 66 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 96 % 91 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 63 % 58 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 9 % 12 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 20 % 17 %