Alacare Home Health & Hospice - Birmingham Home Health Care Agency

General Information

Name
ALACARE HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE
CMS Certification Number (CCN)
017009
Address
2970 LORNA ROAD
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35216
Phone
2058242680
Website
Details
Ownership
Proprietary
Offers Nursing Care Services
Y
Offers Physical Therapy Services
Y
Offers Occupational Therapy Services
Y
Offers Speech Pathology Services
Y
Offers Medical Social Services
Y
Offers Home Health Aide Services
Y
Date Certified
1973-01-18

The Values Of The Patient Outcome And Process Quality Measures.

Measure Name
Value %
How often the home health team began their patients care in a timely manner
93
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
97
How often the home health team checked patients risk of falling
100
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
100
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot
76
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received pneumonia shot
82
With diabetes, how often the home health team got doctors orders, gave foot care
98
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
100
How often the home health team treated their patients pain
99
How often the home health team treated heart failure symptoms
99
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores
98
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores in the plan of care
100
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores
100
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
71
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
64
How often patients got better at bathing
77
How often patients had less pain when moving around
72
How often patients breathing improved
74
How often patients wounds improved or healed after an operation
91
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
64
How often patients receiving home health care needed urgent, unplanned care in the ER without being admitted
11
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
18
General Footnote

Information On The Patient Experience Of Care Survey Results.

Percent of patients who reported that their home health team gave care in a professional way
91
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team communicated well with them
89
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team discussed medicines, pain,and home safety with them
86
Percent of patients who gave their home health agency a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)
87
Percent of patients who reported YES, they would definitely recommend the home health agency to friends and family
85
The number of surveys on which the experience of care measures are based
329
Footnote for number of completed surveys – Cautionary message when the number of surveys is small, or explanation if no surveys were completed