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kishhealth systems home care

  • 2727 sycamore road
  • dekalb, IL 60115
  • Phone: 815-748-8960
  • Medicare Provider #: 147025
  • Medicare Certified: 7/1/1966
  • Ownership Type: Non-Profit - Other

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
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care
95 %
97 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
18 %
16 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
70 %
71 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
52 %
62 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
53 %
58 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
60 %
67 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
66 %
74 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
12 %
12 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
74 %
71 %
 
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation
99 %
89 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
88 %
93 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
93 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
97 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
98 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
99 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
95 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
70 %
63 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
78 %
66 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
96 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
92 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms
100 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
99 %
99 %
 

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