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

heralds home health

3703 long beach blvd, ste403
long beach, CA 90807
Phone: 562-988-0365
Medicare Provider #: 058203
Medicare Certified: 11/4/2003
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 97 % 91 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 10 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 98 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 99 % 97 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 62 % 74 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 90 % 74 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 10 % 96 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 98 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 10 % 99 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 10 % 98 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 10 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 97 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 58 % 59 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 45 % 55 %
How often patients got better at bathing 53 % 68 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 57 % 68 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 5 % 11 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 15 % 15 %