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

franklin county home health ag

107 industrial drive
louisburg, NC 27549
Phone: 919-496-2143
Medicare Provider #: 347068
Medicare Certified: 6/21/1974
Ownership Type: State/County

Updated 8-12-14


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 70 % 90 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 69 % 90 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 94 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 67 % 98 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 65 % 75 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 61 % 74 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 88 % 93 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 95 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 97 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 86 % 95 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 98 % 96 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 95 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 57 % 61 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 62 % 58 %
How often patients got better at bathing 53 % 64 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 68 % 66 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 73 % 68 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 52 % 48 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 18 % 13 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 19 % 16 %