WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA HOME HEALTH ASSOCIATION

Type of Ownership: Private

Offers Nursing Care Services: No

Offers Physical Therapy Services: No

Offers Occupational Therapy Services: No

Offers Speech Pathology Services: No

Offers Medical Social Services: No

Offers Home Health Aide Services: No

Date Certified: 2/17/2010 0:00

WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA HOME HEALTH ASSOCIATION
State Average
National Average
Care in a timely manner
How often the home health team began their patients care in a timely manner
93.7%
92.8
91.8
Taking medications
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
95.8%
95.4
93.5
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
70.1%
54.3
53.2
Checked risk of falling
How often the home health team checked patients risk of falling
98.5%
98.4
98.3
Checked for depression
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
97.9%
98.1
97.8
Pain Treatment
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
97.3%
98.8
98.8
How often the home health team treated their patients pain
100%
99
98.5
Shots
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season
81%
76.1
71.0
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
62.8%
76.5
71.6
Diabetes and foot care
With diabetes, how often the home health team got doctors orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care
100%
96.1
94.9
Heart failure symptoms
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients symptoms
%
98.3
98.0
Pressure sores (bed sores)
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
100%
97.6
96.7
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
96.9%
98.7
97.8
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
95.9%
99.2
98.7
Patient improvement
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
83.6%
65.1
63.5
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
60.1%
61.8
58.9
How often patients got better at bathing
81.8%
68.6
68.5
How often patients had less pain when moving around
95.7%
68.3
68.0
How often patients breathing improved
83.8%
68.9
66.0
How often patients wounds improved or healed after an operation
%
87.6
89.4
Admitted to the hospital
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
25.2%
16.7
15.9

Phone

  • (412) 421-0909

Address

  • 4372 MURRAY AVENUE
    PITTSBURGH, PA 15217
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