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americare certified special services, inc chha

5923 strickland avenue
brooklyn, NY 11234
Phone: 718-535-3100
Medicare Provider #: 337290
Medicare Certified: 2/1/1993
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 97 % 94 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 100 % 92 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season 79 % 67 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 71 % 62 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 100 % 96 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 100 % 97 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 100 % 99 %
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 66 % 63 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 62 % 58 %
How often patients got better at bathing 72 % 66 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 81 % 69 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 75 % 68 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 84 % 89 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 52 % 53 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 8 % 10 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 16 % 16 %