St. Mary's Home Health Services, Inc

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Fresno, California (CA).

St. Mary's Home Health Services, Inc is a for-profit home care agency based at 1477 E Shaw Avenue #101 in Fresno, CA. The agency services an area over 2,100 square miles in size with over 760,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 2003. A total of 3,098 Medicare visits were made to 210 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $795,732 for these services.

St. Mary's Home Health Services, Inc 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 getting in and out of bed, have their bladder control improve, have less pain when moving around, 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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Quality of Care Rating

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Staff Rating

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Facility Rating

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Promptness Rating

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

09/23/2003

Address

1477 E Shaw Avenue #101
Fresno, CA 93710

Phone Number

(559) 221-9919

Geographic Coordinates

36.808455, -119.788659
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

93611, 93612, 93625, 93627, 93635, 93637, 93638, 93648, 93650, 93657, 93662, 93701, 93702, 93703, 93704, 93705, 93706, 93710, 93711, 93720, 93721, 93722, 93725, 93726, 93727, 93728, 93750, 95703
* 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
Fresno
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Fresno County
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
California
618 (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
Fresno
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Fresno County
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
California
600 (97.09%) 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
Fresno
8 (80.00%) Offer this Service
Fresno County
8 (80.00%) Offer this Service
California
585 (94.66%) 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
Fresno
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Fresno County
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
California
613 (99.19%) 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
Fresno
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Fresno County
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
California
606 (98.06%) 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
Fresno
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Fresno County
10 (100.00%) Offer this Service
California
608 (98.38%) 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%
Fresno
62.44%
Fresno County
62.44%
California
67.93%
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
73.00%
Fresno
62.56%
Fresno County
62.56%
California
66.40%
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
47.00%
Fresno
37.33%
Fresno County
37.33%
California
40.52%
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
83.00%
Fresno
62.78%
Fresno County
62.78%
California
62.43%
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
12.00%
Fresno
17.89%
Fresno County
17.89%
California
15.97%
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%
Fresno
Less Than 5.00%
Fresno County
Less Than 5.00%
California
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
43.00%
Fresno
38.78%
Fresno County
38.78%
California
41.01%
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
61.00%
Fresno
53.44%
Fresno County
53.44%
California
51.32%
United States
50.57%

Bladder Control Improvement

The percentage of patients whose bladder control improves. This measure assesses patients whose urinary incontinence improved. [8] A higher percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
70.00%
Fresno
53.44%
Fresno County
53.44%
California
49.32%
United States
46.56%

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%
Fresno
20.89%
Fresno County
20.89%
California
26.36%
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
79.00%
Fresno
77.67%
Fresno County
77.67%
California
69.91%
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
210
Fresno Average
504
Fresno County Average
504
California Average
396
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
3,098
Fresno Average
7,806
Fresno County Average
7,806
California Average
11,003
United States Average
12,553

Financials

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Medicare HHA Payments

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

This Provider This Provider
$795,732
Fresno Average
$1,583,850
Fresno County Average
$1,583,850
California Average
$1,826,730
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
$257
Fresno Average
$203
Fresno County Average
$203
California Average
$166
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
$3,789
Fresno Average
$3,142
Fresno County Average
$3,142
California Average
$4,609
United States Average
$4,270

Reviews and Ratings

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Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

Was not impressed with this HHA. Not once did they ever call in AM to set up appt, and when we did speak to them it was always at 'their conveience'. Also, their supplies were very scarce and not good quality.We would never refer them to anyone.

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 8 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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Fresno at a Glance

Fresno has a total population of 427,652, of which 140,791 are children under the age of 18 and 39,574 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 28.5.

Total Population:
427,652
Median Age:
28.5
Males:
210,107 (49.1%)
Female:
217,545 (50.9%)
Children (0-17):
140,791 (32.9%)
Adults (18-64):
247,287 (57.8%)
Seniors (65+):
39,574 (9.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Fresno
Married:
159,448 (37.3%)
Divorced:
31,752 (7.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Fresno
Hispanic Ethnicity:
170,520 (39.87%)
White:
214,556 (50.17%)
African American:
35,763 (8.36%)
Asian:
48,028 (11.23%)
Pacific Islander:
583 (0.14%)
Indian:
6,763 (1.58%)
Other:
99,898 (23.36%)
Two or More:
22,061 (5.16%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Fresno

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.38, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.38 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
6
Doctors:
2,216
Home Agencies:
10
Hospitals:
5
Nursing Homes:
21
Medical Suppliers:
138
Rehab Centers:
35

Wealth

The median family income is $35,892 while the median household income is $32,236. Roughly 25.65% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$35,892
Household Income:
$32,236
In Poverty:
25.65%

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