Request Senior Care

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

cathleen naughton, inc.

249 wickenden st.
providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-751-9660
Medicare Provider #: 417038
Medicare Certified: 1/1/1995
Ownership Type: Proprietary

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 91 % 94 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 86 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 75 % 80 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 66 % 79 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 95 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 96 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 98 % 97 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 94 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 99 % 99 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 48 % 64 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 30 % 60 %
How often patients got better at bathing 43 % 67 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 53 % 69 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 44 % 68 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 86 % 94 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 35 % 55 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 13 % 14 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 15 % 15 %