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carter county home health agency

  • po box 70
  • van buren, MO 63965
  • Phone: 573-323-4627
  • Medicare Provider #: 267078
  • Medicare Certified: 2/25/1981
  • 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
52 %
95 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
24 %
16 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
63 %
71 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
58 %
66 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
53 %
56 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
58 %
68 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
61 %
67 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
9 %
13 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
89 %
93 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
98 %
99 %
 
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)
100 %
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
70 %
74 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
68 %
79 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
100 %
96 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
100 %
99 %
 

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