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
77%
93
92
Taking medications
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
100%
95
93
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
%
53
51
Checked risk of falling
How often the home health team checked patients risk of falling
100%
98
98
Checked for depression
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
14%
98
98
Pain Treatment
How often the home health team checked patients for pain
100%
99
99
How often the home health team treated their patients pain
100%
99
98
Shots
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season
91%
78
72
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
65%
76
72
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
94
Heart failure symptoms
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients symptoms
%
99
98
Pressure sores (bed sores)
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores)
100%
97
97
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care
100%
99
97
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores)
91%
99
99
Patient improvement
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
57%
64
62
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
56%
60
57
How often patients got better at bathing
56%
68
68
How often patients had less pain when moving around
%
68
68
How often patients breathing improved
80%
68
65
How often patients wounds improved or healed after an operation
%
87
89
Admitted to the hospital
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
10%
17
16

Phone

  • (412) 421-0909

Address

  • 4372 MURRAY AVENUE
    PITTSBURGH, PA 15217
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