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amedisys home health of vicksburg

  • 2080 south frontage road, suite 105
  • vicksburg, MS 39180
  • Phone: 601-619-3670
  • Medicare Provider #: 257103
  • Medicare Certified: 2/11/1977
  • 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
87 %
96 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
19 %
17 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
71 %
75 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
57 %
64 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
62 %
64 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
70 %
71 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
75 %
71 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
12 %
14 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
69 %
69 %
 
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation
96 %
94 %
 
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
93 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
98 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
99 %
100 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
95 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
82 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
60 %
67 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
61 %
69 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
96 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
86 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms
93 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
95 %
99 %
 

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