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

northeast arkansas homecare

1712 lindauer
forrest city, AR 72335
Phone: 870-261-0188
Medicare Provider #: 047128
Medicare Certified: 7/1/1991
Ownership Type: Proprietary



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 85 % 92 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 95 % 91 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 91 % 98 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 63 % 73 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 64 % 74 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 95 % 93 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 95 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 97 % 96 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 98 % 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 66 % 61 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 55 % 56 %
How often patients got better at bathing 68 % 67 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 66 % 63 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 54 % 60 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 97 % 90 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 54 % 51 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 17 % 13 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 15 % 17 %