Apple Home Healthcare

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Chicago, Illinois (IL).

Apple Home Healthcare is a for-profit home care agency based at 3170 N Sheridan Road in Chicago, IL. The agency services an area over 900 square miles in size with over 4,840,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1994. A total of 28,377 Medicare visits were made to 994 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $5,105,721 for these services.

Apple Home Healthcare offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, medical social, and home health aide services.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

06/21/1994

Address

3170 N Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60657

Phone Number

(773) 871-8700

Geographic Coordinates

41.939524, -87.639517
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

60005, 60008, 60010, 60013, 60015, 60016, 60018, 60022, 60025, 60026, 60035, 60045, 60048, 60053, 60056, 60060, 60061, 60062, 60068, 60074, 60076, 60077, 60085, 60089, 60090, 60091, 60093, 60107, 60120, 60130, 60131, 60137, 60143, 60154, 60155, 60164, 60181, 60185, 60187, 60194, 60201, 60202, 60302, 60402, 60409, 60411, 60417, 60430, 60443, 60445, 60448, 60451, 60466, 60473, 60510, 60521, 60523, 60525, 60561, 60601, 60602, 60603, 60604, 60605, 60607, 60608, 60609, 60610, 60611, 60612, 60613, 60614, 60615, 60616, 60617, 60618, 60619, 60620, 60622, 60623, 60624, 60625, 60626, 60628, 60629, 60630, 60631, 60632, 60633, 60634, 60636, 60637, 60638, 60639, 60640, 60641, 60643, 60644, 60645, 60646, 60647, 60649, 60651, 60652, 60653, 60655, 60656, 60657, 60659, 60660, 60661, 60669, 60706, 60707, 60712, 60714, 60804
* 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
Chicago
104 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Cook County
275 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Illinois
478 (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
Chicago
102 (98.08%) Offer this Service
Cook County
267 (97.09%) Offer this Service
Illinois
460 (96.23%) 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
Chicago
99 (95.19%) Offer this Service
Cook County
261 (94.91%) Offer this Service
Illinois
445 (93.10%) 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
Chicago
103 (99.04%) Offer this Service
Cook County
273 (99.27%) Offer this Service
Illinois
472 (98.74%) 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
Chicago
101 (97.12%) Offer this Service
Cook County
261 (94.91%) Offer this Service
Illinois
433 (90.59%) 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
Chicago
102 (98.08%) Offer this Service
Cook County
271 (98.55%) Offer this Service
Illinois
469 (98.12%) 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
64.00%
Chicago
66.45%
Cook County
67.84%
Illinois
65.42%
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
63.00%
Chicago
62.65%
Cook County
64.72%
Illinois
63.01%
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
38.00%
Chicago
43.03%
Cook County
44.98%
Illinois
43.52%
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
64.00%
Chicago
55.00%
Cook County
57.02%
Illinois
58.06%
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
21.00%
Chicago
19.64%
Cook County
19.91%
Illinois
21.22%
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%
Chicago
Less Than 5.00%
Cook County
Less Than 5.00%
Illinois
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
36.00%
Chicago
34.86%
Cook County
37.18%
Illinois
38.65%
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
55.00%
Chicago
41.68%
Cook County
45.69%
Illinois
49.18%
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
48.00%
Chicago
49.36%
Cook County
50.77%
Illinois
49.54%
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%
Chicago
36.86%
Cook County
34.53%
Illinois
32.36%
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
57.00%
Chicago
58.12%
Cook County
60.90%
Illinois
63.38%
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
72.00%
Chicago
81.39%
Cook County
83.14%
Illinois
80.61%
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
994
Chicago Average
236
Cook County Average
337
Illinois Average
385
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
28,377
Chicago Average
7,846
Cook County Average
9,448
Illinois Average
9,424
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
$5,105,721
Chicago Average
$1,427,361
Cook County Average
$1,714,377
Illinois Average
$1,627,914
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
$180
Chicago Average
$182
Cook County Average
$181
Illinois Average
$173
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
$5,137
Chicago Average
$6,058
Cook County Average
$5,088
Illinois Average
$4,228
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Chicago at a Glance

Chicago has a total population of 2,896,016, of which 759,840 are children under the age of 18 and 298,803 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.5.

Total Population:
2,896,016
Median Age:
31.5
Males:
1,405,107 (48.5%)
Female:
1,490,909 (51.5%)
Children (0-17):
759,840 (26.2%)
Adults (18-64):
1,837,373 (63.4%)
Seniors (65+):
298,803 (10.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Chicago
Married:
976,787 (33.7%)
Divorced:
198,218 (6.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Chicago
Hispanic Ethnicity:
753,644 (26.02%)
White:
1,215,315 (41.97%)
African American:
1,065,009 (36.77%)
Asian:
125,974 (4.35%)
Pacific Islander:
1,788 (0.06%)
Indian:
10,290 (0.36%)
Other:
393,203 (13.58%)
Two or More:
84,437 (2.92%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Chicago

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.37, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.37 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
45
Doctors:
12,597
Home Agencies:
104
Hospitals:
31
Nursing Homes:
93
Medical Suppliers:
587
Rehab Centers:
144

Wealth

The median family income is $42,724 while the median household income is $38,625. Roughly 19.23% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$42,724
Household Income:
$38,625
In Poverty:
19.23%

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