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

alphacare home health, inc.

1859 ave of america, ste a bldg 5
monroe, LA 71201
Phone: 318-323-7097
Medicare Provider #: 197491
Medicare Certified: 10/29/1992
Ownership Type: Proprietary



Quality of Care Report

Description of Measure Agency
Score
State
Average
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner 88 % 93 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 99 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 90 % 98 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 9 % 70 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 2 % 70 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 98 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 10 % 98 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 10 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 99 % 96 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 10 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 92 % 98 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 45 % 60 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 40 % 52 %
How often patients got better at bathing 56 % 68 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 41 % 63 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 23 % 58 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 52 % 54 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 12 % 13 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 17 % 16 %