Request Senior Care

Type of Care
Full Name
Phone Number
Zip Code
Skilled Nursing
Physical Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Speech Pathology
Medical Social Worker
Home Health Aide

lucas county public health

123 south grand
chariton, IA 50049
Phone: 641-774-4312
Medicare Provider #: 167048
Medicare Certified: 10/1/1971
Ownership Type: Government - Local


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 92 % 94 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 73 % 91 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 92 % 99 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 69 % 98 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season 65 % 80 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 71 % 83 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 85 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 55 % 99 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 88 % 98 %