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helping hands home health care,inc

  • 113 short street, suite 7
  • pounding mill, VA 24637
  • Phone: 276-964-4313
  • Medicare Provider #: 497621
  • Medicare Certified: 2/22/2007
  • 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
99 %
95 %
 
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
25 %
17 %
 
How often patients got better at bathing
58 %
68 %
 
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
61 %
64 %
 
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
45 %
56 %
 
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
69 %
66 %
 
How often patients had less pain when moving around
52 %
69 %
 
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital
9 %
14 %
 
How often patients’ breathing improved
42 %
72 %
 
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner
95 %
93 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
95 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
100 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
99 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling
99 %
99 %
 
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
94 %
98 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season
69 %
73 %
 
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
67 %
78 %
 
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
100 %
96 %
 
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
98 %
97 %
 
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms
100 %
96 %
 
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain
100 %
99 %
 

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