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kearny county home health agency

  • 500 east thorpe street
  • lakin, KS 67860
  • Phone: 620-355-8600
  • Medicare Provider #: 178063
  • Medicare Certified: 12/1/2004
  • 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
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care
89 %
96 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
20 %
17 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
64 %
73 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
55 %
67 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
63 %
70 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
22 %
13 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
46 %
67 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
89 %
94 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
98 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
100 %
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
98 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
100 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
69 %
77 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
91 %
84 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
95 %
95 %
 
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
93 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
94 %
99 %
 

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