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amedisys home health care

1401 mercantile lane suite 351
largo, MD 20774
Phone: 301-322-6023
Medicare Provider #: 217149
Medicare Certified: 10/24/2000
Ownership Type: Proprietary


Quality of Care Report    Updated 6-03-15

Description of Measure Agency
Score
State
Average
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner 83 % 90 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 81 % 90 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 83 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 98 % 96 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season 60 % 77 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 57 % 76 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 79 % 93 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 86 % 98 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 97 % 97 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 97 % 96 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 85 % 95 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 78 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 100 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 67 % 65 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 60 % 63 %
How often patients got better at bathing 66 % 70 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 76 % 70 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 78 % 74 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 87 % 90 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 59 % 57 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 11 % 11 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 15 % 17 %