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

caresouth homecare professionals

3601 boulevard, suite a
colonial heights, VA 23834
Phone: 757-873-3315
Medicare Provider #: 497598
Medicare Certified: 7/12/2005
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 93 % 92 %
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 99 % 94 %
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 77 % 98 %
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 99 % 98 %
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 82 % 75 %
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 74 % 75 %
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 97 % 95 %
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 100 % 99 %
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 95 % 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 57 % 63 %
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 52 % 60 %
How often patients got better at bathing 70 % 66 %
How often patients had less pain when moving around 58 % 68 %
How often patients’ breathing improved 75 % 68 %
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 59 % 53 %
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 15 % 17 %