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gentiva health services

2000 center point dr suite 2300
columbia, SC 29210
Phone: 803-271-2365
Medicare Provider #: 427061
Medicare Certified: 2/23/1993
Ownership Type: Proprietary

Updated 6-03-15


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 73 % 92 %
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 100 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 98 % 99 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season 65 % 76 %
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 66 % 77 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 98 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 99 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 96 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 99 % 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 61 % 65 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 57 % 62 %
How often patients got better at bathing 66 % 70 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 61 % 71 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 70 % 72 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 91 % 91 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 46 % 58 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 14 % 13 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 17 % 16 %