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buena vista county public health and home care

  • 1709 east richland street
  • storm lake, IA 50588
  • Phone: 712-749-2548
  • Medicare Provider #: 167081
  • Medicare Certified: 6/30/1976
  • Ownership Type: Government - State / County

Services Offered

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

Quality of Care Report    Updated 9-12-16

Description of Measure
Agency Score
State Average
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
94 %
94 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
98 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
88 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
88 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
98 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
42 %
77 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
76 %
84 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
72 %
95 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
95 %
99 %
 

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