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medcare home health, inc

  • 3500 w devon avenue suite 2 east
  • lincolnwood, IL 60712
  • Phone: 847-983-4675
  • Medicare Provider #: 148149
  • Medicare Certified: 5/26/2010
  • Ownership Type: Proprietary

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
100 %
97 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
11 %
16 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
60 %
71 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
62 %
62 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
38 %
58 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
83 %
67 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
41 %
74 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
14 %
12 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
48 %
71 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
83 %
93 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
100 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
99 %
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
100 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
63 %
63 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
20 %
66 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
99 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
100 %
99 %
 

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