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heralds home health

3703 long beach blvd, ste 403
long beach, CA 90807
Phone: 562-988-0395
Medicare Provider #: 058203
Medicare Certified: 11/4/2003
Ownership Type: Proprietary


Quality of Care Report    Updated 6-03-15

Description of Measure Agency
Score
State
Average
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner 87 % 91 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 97 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 97 % 98 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season 61 % 76 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 68 % 75 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 96 % 96 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 97 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 99 % 98 %
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) 97 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 57 % 61 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 43 % 57 %
How often patients got better at bathing 59 % 68 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 55 % 72 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 61 % 68 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 40 % 51 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 10 % 12 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 14 % 14 %