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better living home health care inc

  • 509 east expressway 83
  • donna, TX 78537
  • Phone: 956-464-8811
  • Medicare Provider #: 747480
  • Medicare Certified: 1/5/2011
  • Ownership Type: Proprietary

Services Offered

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

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
100 %
96 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
11 %
15 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
39 %
65 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
49 %
53 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
24 %
49 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
39 %
60 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
14 %
60 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
13 %
13 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
23 %
54 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
85 %
92 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
100 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
99 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
98 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
100 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
30 %
67 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
73 %
74 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
99 %
95 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
100 %
99 %
 

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