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

antelope valley home care

44335 lowtree avenue
lancaster, CA 93534
Phone: 661-949-5938
Medicare Provider #: 057786
Medicare Certified: 10/8/1987
Ownership Type: Other

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 98 % 91 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 92 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 100 % 97 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 68 % 75 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 56 % 74 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 93 % 96 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 96 % 99 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 95 % 98 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 100 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 52 % 60 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 49 % 56 %
How often patients got better at bathing 64 % 68 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 65 % 72 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 67 % 68 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 88 % 91 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 40 % 49 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 9 % 11 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 13 % 15 %