Coosa Valley Home Health

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Rome, Georgia (GA).

Coosa Valley Home Health is a for-profit home care agency based at 160 Three Rivers Drive Suite 1100 in Rome, GA. The agency services an area over 1,800 square miles in size with over 320,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1978. A total of 89,723 Medicare visits were made to 2,389 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $14,656,201 for these services.

Coosa Valley Home Health 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 their bladder control improve, get better at bathing, and get better at taking their medicines correctly, when compared to other agencies in the state. However, patients are not as likely to have to be admitted to the hospital less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

Overall Rating

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Rated 2.50 out of 5 from 2 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Staff Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

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Rated 2.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Promptness Rating

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Rated 2.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

07/03/1978

Address

160 Three Rivers Drive Suite 1100
Rome, GA 30161

Phone Number

(706) 291-8867

Geographic Coordinates

34.290286, -85.149303
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a street level.

Service Areas

30101, 30102, 30103, 30104, 30105, 30113, 30120, 30121, 30123, 30124, 30125, 30137, 30138, 30139, 30145, 30147, 30153, 30161, 30162, 30164, 30165, 30171, 30172, 30173, 30178, 30184, 30445, 30701, 30733, 30753
* 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
Rome
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Floyd County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Georgia
98 (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
Rome
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Floyd County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Georgia
92 (93.88%) 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
Rome
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Floyd County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Georgia
93 (94.90%) 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
Rome
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Floyd County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Georgia
98 (100.00%) 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
Rome
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Floyd County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Georgia
83 (84.69%) 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
Rome
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Floyd County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Georgia
97 (98.98%) 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
72.00%
Rome
73.33%
Floyd County
73.33%
Georgia
65.71%
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
87.00%
Rome
69.33%
Floyd County
69.33%
Georgia
63.25%
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
56.00%
Rome
41.00%
Floyd County
41.00%
Georgia
42.54%
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
70.00%
Rome
63.33%
Floyd County
63.33%
Georgia
61.81%
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
22.00%
Rome
26.33%
Floyd County
26.33%
Georgia
22.30%
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%
Rome
Less Than 5.00%
Floyd County
Less Than 5.00%
Georgia
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
65.00%
Rome
49.33%
Floyd County
49.33%
Georgia
44.31%
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
59.00%
Rome
52.67%
Floyd County
52.67%
Georgia
56.05%
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
75.00%
Rome
67.00%
Floyd County
67.00%
Georgia
53.90%
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
37.00%
Rome
31.33%
Floyd County
31.33%
Georgia
28.79%
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
61.00%
Rome
65.67%
Floyd County
65.67%
Georgia
68.00%
United States
63.67%

Unplanned Medical Care Related to a Wound

The percentage of patients who need unplanned medical care related to a wound that is new, is worse, or has become infected. A lower percentage can indicate a higher quality of care provided.

This Provider This Provider
86.00%
Rome
79.00%
Floyd County
79.00%
Georgia
83.61%
United States
80.41%

Treatment Figures

Charts

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
2,389
Rome Average
1,072
Floyd County Average
1,072
Georgia Average
836
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
89,723
Rome Average
35,837
Floyd County Average
35,837
Georgia Average
23,174
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
$14,656,201
Rome Average
$5,795,656
Floyd County Average
$5,795,656
Georgia Average
$3,396,304
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
$163
Rome Average
$162
Floyd County Average
$162
Georgia Average
$147
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
$6,135
Rome Average
$5,408
Floyd County Average
$5,408
Georgia Average
$4,061
United States Average
$4,270

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

Coosa Valley Home Health Review
Overall:
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Care:
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Staff:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

Not friendly. Unwilling to assist with most anything they were asked. Unaccomodating in all aspects. We felt like we recieved poor patient care.

Member:
Date:

A Review by Anonymous

Coosa Valley Home Health Review
Overall:
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Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Staff:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
United Healthcare
Details:

Staff caring, knowledgeable and efficient. They have made my long cancer treatments more bearable. They have also lifted my spirits when I needed it. I will need them for more time and trust them to be there for me.

Member:
Date:

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Nearby Home Care Agencies

  1. Home Care Agency
    Floyd Homecare
    Located 2.49 miles away in Rome at 800 Broad Street Suite 200.
  2. Home Care Agency
    United Home Care of Rome
    Located 2.59 miles away in Rome at 315 West 10th Street Suite 120.
  3. Home Care Agency
    Gordon Home Care
    Located 19.92 miles away in Calhoun at 104 Hospital Court.
Note: There are a total of 3 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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Rome at a Glance

Rome has a total population of 34,980, of which 8,474 are children under the age of 18 and 5,564 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.6.

Total Population:
34,980
Median Age:
34.6
Males:
16,586 (47.4%)
Female:
18,394 (52.6%)
Children (0-17):
8,474 (24.2%)
Adults (18-64):
20,942 (59.9%)
Seniors (65+):
5,564 (15.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Rome
Married:
13,943 (39.9%)
Divorced:
3,300 (9.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Rome
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,620 (10.35%)
White:
22,081 (63.12%)
African American:
9,677 (27.66%)
Asian:
496 (1.42%)
Pacific Islander:
56 (0.16%)
Indian:
135 (0.39%)
Other:
1,962 (5.61%)
Two or More:
573 (1.64%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Rome

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.46, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.46 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
696
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
7
Medical Suppliers:
39
Rehab Centers:
4

Wealth

The median family income is $37,775 while the median household income is $30,930. Roughly 19.22% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,775
Household Income:
$30,930
In Poverty:
19.22%

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