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

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 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 75 % 92 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 83 % 93 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 100 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 96 % 98 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 62 % 75 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 62 % 76 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 96 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 98 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 98 % 98 %
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 95 % 99 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 97 % 97 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 99 % 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 60 % 64 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 59 % 61 %
How often patients got better at bathing 66 % 70 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 67 % 71 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 78 % 72 %
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 84 % 92 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 45 % 57 %
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 12 % 13 %
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 16 % 16 %