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gallagher home health services

  • 1370 washington pike, suite 401
  • bridgeville, PA 15017
  • Phone: 412-279-7800
  • Medicare Provider #: 398024
  • Medicare Certified: 4/15/2005
  • Ownership Type: Proprietary
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Services Offered

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

About This Agency:

Gallagher Home Health Services is a family owned and operated business built on the family values instilled in us by our mother, Iva Rose Gallagher. She loved caring for people and especially us. She considered it her purpose to help people and treated everyone like family. Our staff are carefully selected for their professional expertise, integrity and most important, their willingness to treat our patients like family. They are simply the best in the business.

Gallagher Home Health Services is certified by Medicare and licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health to care for patients in their home in Allegheny County and contiguous counties including Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Washington and Westmoreland Counties.

Home Health Services are generally ordered by your physician for one of the following services provided by Gallagher Home Health Services:

  • Skilled Nursing
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Language Therapy
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Home Health Aides
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Maternal-Child Nursing

Gallagher Home Health Services knows that there is no place like home to recover from an illness, an operation or to deal with a chronic condition. We understand that you and your family may face some difficult decisions and that is why our goal is to make it as easy as possible for you to choose us. We are here to help you or a family member recover or deal with major changes in your lives as a result of recent or chronic health conditions.

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
98 %
96 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
17 %
17 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
70 %
71 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
64 %
65 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
57 %
57 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
69 %
68 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
72 %
71 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
14 %
12 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
72 %
73 %
 
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation
89 %
89 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
97 %
93 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
100 %
98 %
 
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 included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
100 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
85 %
73 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
84 %
77 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
97 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
98 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms
100 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
99 %
99 %
 

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