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

better options homecare services inc

310 east ih 30
garland, TX 75043
Phone: 972-203-8517
Medicare Provider #: 747108
Medicare Certified: 3/31/2009
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 100 % 91 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 100 % 93 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 97 % 97 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 78 % 73 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 97 % 73 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 100 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 100 % 98 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 100 % 96 %
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 100 % 97 %
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 100 % 97 %
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 44 % 56 %
How often patients got better at bathing 36 % 63 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 38 % 50 %