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Home Health Aide

visiting nurses of venango county

491 allegheny boulevard
franklin, PA 16323
Phone: 814-432-6555
Medicare Provider #: 397101
Medicare Certified: 6/23/1972
Ownership Type: Other

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 95 % 93 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 99 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 97 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 85 % 78 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 86 % 76 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 99 % 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 99 % 99 %
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 67 % 64 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 66 % 60 %
How often patients got better at bathing 72 % 68 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 63 % 68 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 65 % 68 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 84 % 87 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 56 % 53 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 11 % 11 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 19 % 17 %