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independence county health unit

  • 120 weaver avenue
  • batesville, AR 72501
  • Phone: 870-793-8852
  • Medicare Provider #: 047827
  • Medicare Certified: 7/1/1966
  • Ownership Type: Government - State / County

Services Offered

  •   Skilled Nursing
  •   Physical Therapy
  •   Occupational Therapy
  •   Speech Pathology
  •   Medical Social Worker
  •   Home Health Aide

Quality of Care Report    Updated 9-12-16

Description of Measure
Agency Score
State Average
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care
74 %
96 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
48 %
75 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
49 %
66 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
35 %
59 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
64 %
70 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
32 %
70 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
32 %
70 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
84 %
94 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
94 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
93 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
99 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
100 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
64 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
54 %
72 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
52 %
76 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
88 %
95 %
 
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
53 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
61 %
99 %
 

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