American Premier Home Health Care

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Phoenix, Arizona (AZ).

American Premier Home Health Care is a for-profit home care agency based at 3001 West Indian School Road Suite 120 in Phoenix, AZ. The agency services an area over 1,700 square miles in size with over 1,390,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 2004. A total of 1,595 Medicare visits were made to 72 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $207,068 for these services.

American Premier Home Health Care offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, medical social, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are more likely to get better at walking or moving around, have less pain when moving around, get better at bathing, be short of breath less often, and have urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other agencies in the state.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

09/29/2004

Address

3001 West Indian School Road Suite 120
Phoenix, AZ 85017

Phone Number

(602) 287-0003

Geographic Coordinates

33.494909, -112.12302
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

85007, 85009, 85014, 85015, 85016, 85017, 85019, 85020, 85021, 85027, 85028, 85029, 85031, 85033, 85037, 85041, 85043, 85044, 85051, 85086, 85234, 85251, 85258, 85281, 85301, 85302, 85303, 85304, 85306, 85307, 85308, 85323, 85326, 85331, 85335, 85338, 85340, 85345, 85346, 85351, 85372, 85373, 85374, 85375, 85381, 85382, 85383
* Zip codes where this agency provide services.

Services

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Nursing Care Services

Status

Indicates whether the agency offers nursing care services. Services are performed by a registered or licensed nurse. Typically, these services are only provided when; a physician orders this type of care, care must be provided on an intermittent or hourly basis, care is reasonable and necessary for the treatment of the patient's illness or injury, and the care is not custodial in nature.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Phoenix
25 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Maricopa County
45 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Arizona
84 (100.00%) Offer this Service
United States
8,789 (100.00%) Offer this Service

Occupational Therapy Services

Status

Indicates whether the agency offers occupational therapy services. This service attempts to improve the patient's abilities in daily living, increase awareness of body and surroundings, improve recognition, and teach techniques to simplify tasks.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Phoenix
23 (92.00%) Offer this Service
Maricopa County
43 (95.56%) Offer this Service
Arizona
76 (90.48%) Offer this Service
United States
7,902 (89.91%) Offer this Service

Speech Pathology Services

Status

Indicates whether the agency offers speech pathology services. Care givers assess, diagnose, and treat the patient's illnesses and disabilities effecting their speech, language, voice, swallowing, and cognitive communications.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Phoenix
21 (84.00%) Offer this Service
Maricopa County
41 (91.11%) Offer this Service
Arizona
70 (83.33%) Offer this Service
United States
7,452 (84.79%) Offer this Service

Physical Therapy Services

Status

Indicates whether the agency offers physical therapy services. Services may be provided by nurses, therapists, social workers or home health aides. Typical sessions are one hour in length and are on a one to one basis between the patient and the care giver. A mobile clinic or portable treatment equipment may be used.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Phoenix
25 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Maricopa County
45 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Arizona
82 (97.62%) Offer this Service
United States
8,535 (97.11%) Offer this Service

Medical Social Services

Status

Indicates whether the agency offers medical social services. This service helps each patient cope with social, psychological, and medical issues arising from an illness or injury. Care givers often act as a mediator between the patient, family, medical personnel, and community.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Phoenix
25 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Maricopa County
45 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Arizona
81 (96.43%) Offer this Service
United States
7,155 (81.41%) Offer this Service

Home Health Aide Services

Status

Indicates whether the agency offers home health aide services. Aides provide housekeeping, personal care, and dietary services. Typically, records are kept of the services provided and the patient's condition.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Phoenix
23 (92.00%) Offer this Service
Maricopa County
43 (95.56%) Offer this Service
Arizona
81 (96.43%) Offer this Service
United States
8,530 (97.05%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures

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Less Pain when Moving Around

The percentage of patients who have less pain when moving around. This measure identifies the frequency that pain interferes with a patients' activities. [1] A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
Phoenix
59.05%
Maricopa County
60.35%
Arizona
57.99%
United States
61.85%

Better at Bathing

The percentage of patients who get better at bathing. This measure identifies patients' ability to safely bathe their entire body in the shower or bath tub. [2] A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Phoenix
60.75%
Maricopa County
63.49%
Arizona
62.66%
United States
62.13%

Taking Medicine Correctly

The percentage of patients who get better at taking their medicines correctly by mouth. This measure identifies patients' ability to prepare and take oral medications reliably and safely with the correct dosage and at the appropriate intervals. [3] A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
44.00%
Phoenix
38.68%
Maricopa County
41.50%
Arizona
40.01%
United States
40.05%

Short of Breath Less Often

The percentage of patients who are short of breath less often. A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
76.00%
Phoenix
62.32%
Maricopa County
64.57%
Arizona
62.61%
United States
57.09%

Urgent Unplanned Medical Care

The percentage of patients who need urgent, unplanned medical care. This measure identifies if patients received any unscheduled visits to emergency medical services other than home care agency services. [4] A lower percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
14.00%
Phoenix
24.71%
Maricopa County
24.75%
Arizona
24.74%
United States
22.74%

Wounds Improved or Healed

The percentage of patients whose wounds improved or healed after an operation. This measure assesses patients' improvement in the status of their most problematic, and observable, surgical wound. [9] A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
Less Than 5.00%
Phoenix
Less Than 5.00%
Maricopa County
Less Than 5.00%
Arizona
Less Than 5.00%
United States
Less Than 5.00%

Better at Walking or Moving Around

The percentage of patients who get better at walking or moving around. This measure identifies patients' ability to safely ambulate or propel themselves in a wheelchair over a variety of different surfaces. [5] A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
53.00%
Phoenix
37.55%
Maricopa County
39.85%
Arizona
38.10%
United States
39.81%

Better at Getting In and Out of Bed

The percentage of patients who get better at getting in and out of bed. The measure identifies patients' ability to safely transfer themselves in a variety of different situations. For a bedfast patient, the ability to turn and position themselves in bed is evaluated. For a patient who is not confined to a bed, the measure identifies the ability to get in and out of bed, to get on and off a toilet, and to move into and out of a bath tub or shower. [6] A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
52.00%
Phoenix
53.47%
Maricopa County
55.05%
Arizona
53.61%
United States
50.57%

Admittance to the Hospital

The percentage of patients who had to be admitted to the hospital. This measure identifies patients who were admitted to a hospital for 24 hours or more while under the care of a home health agency. [7] A lower percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
22.00%
Phoenix
27.57%
Maricopa County
27.17%
Arizona
26.71%
United States
31.95%

Stay at Home After Care

The percentage of patients who stay at home after an episode of home health care ends. A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
74.00%
Phoenix
67.38%
Maricopa County
67.88%
Arizona
68.26%
United States
63.67%

Treatment Figures

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HHA Patients

The number of home health agency patients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Parts A or B in 2006.

This Provider This Provider
72
Phoenix Average
366
Maricopa County Average
443
Arizona Average
394
United States Average
398

HHA Visits to Patients

The number of home health agency visits made to patients by this provider that were covered by Medicare Parts A or B in 2006.

This Provider This Provider
1,595
Phoenix Average
6,695
Maricopa County Average
7,781
Arizona Average
7,288
United States Average
12,553

Financials

Charts

Medicare HHA Payments

The total home health agency associated Medicare Parts A & B payments made to this provider in 2006.

This Provider This Provider
$207,068
Phoenix Average
$1,213,253
Maricopa County Average
$1,380,926
Arizona Average
$1,195,022
United States Average
$1,698,103

Medicare Payments Per HHA Visit

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Parts A & B covered home health agency visit in 2006.

This Provider This Provider
$130
Phoenix Average
$181
Maricopa County Average
$177
Arizona Average
$164
United States Average
$135

Medicare Payments Per HHA Patient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Parts A & B covered home health agency patient in 2006.

This Provider This Provider
$2,876
Phoenix Average
$3,318
Maricopa County Average
$3,120
Arizona Average
$3,035
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Phoenix at a Glance

Phoenix has a total population of 1,321,045, of which 382,435 are children under the age of 18 and 106,795 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 30.7.

Total Population:
1,321,045
Median Age:
30.7
Males:
671,760 (50.9%)
Female:
649,285 (49.1%)
Children (0-17):
382,435 (28.9%)
Adults (18-64):
831,815 (63.0%)
Seniors (65+):
106,795 (8.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Phoenix
Married:
531,203 (40.2%)
Divorced:
118,552 (9.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Phoenix
Hispanic Ethnicity:
449,972 (34.06%)
White:
938,853 (71.07%)
African American:
67,416 (5.10%)
Asian:
26,449 (2.00%)
Pacific Islander:
1,766 (0.13%)
Indian:
26,696 (2.02%)
Other:
216,589 (16.40%)
Two or More:
43,276 (3.28%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Phoenix

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.30, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.30 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
20
Doctors:
7,268
Home Agencies:
25
Hospitals:
15
Nursing Homes:
23
Medical Suppliers:
303
Rehab Centers:
41

Wealth

The median family income is $46,467 while the median household income is $41,207. Roughly 15.54% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$46,467
Household Income:
$41,207
In Poverty:
15.54%

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