Larlin Health Care, Inc

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

Larlin Health Care, Inc is a for-profit home care agency based at 6912 Main Street Suite 110 in Downers Grove, IL. The agency services an area over 700 square miles in size with over 2,890,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 2006. A total of 1,823 Medicare visits were made to 82 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $424,403 for these services.

Larlin Health Care, Inc offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are not as likely to get better at getting in and out of bed, have improvement in bladder control, have less pain when moving around, have to be admitted to the hospital less often, need urgent unplanned medical care less often, and stay at home after home health care ends, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

02/14/2006

Address

6912 Main Street Suite 110
Downers Grove, IL 60516

Phone Number

(630) 852-4007

Geographic Coordinates

41.762292, -88.008204
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

60004, 60008, 60030, 60061, 60099, 60126, 60130, 60131, 60133, 60148, 60153, 60155, 60187, 60188, 60192, 60194, 60305, 60409, 60411, 60415, 60417, 60419, 60422, 60425, 60426, 60429, 60430, 60435, 60438, 60439, 60440, 60443, 60445, 60446, 60453, 60455, 60466, 60467, 60471, 60472, 60473, 60475, 60477, 60478, 60501, 60513, 60514, 60515, 60516, 60517, 60521, 60523, 60525, 60540, 60546, 60554, 60559, 60561, 60601, 60607, 60608, 60614, 60617, 60619, 60620, 60621, 60623, 60628, 60629, 60632, 60633, 60634, 60637, 60638, 60643, 60644, 60646, 60652, 60655, 60693, 60706, 60803, 60827
* 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
Downers Grove
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
DuPage County
46 (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
Downers Grove
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
DuPage County
44 (95.65%) 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
No
Downers Grove
5 (83.33%) Offer this Service
DuPage County
37 (80.43%) 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
Downers Grove
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
DuPage County
44 (95.65%) 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
No
Downers Grove
5 (83.33%) Offer this Service
DuPage County
43 (93.48%) 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
Downers Grove
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
DuPage County
45 (97.83%) 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
44.00%
Downers Grove
61.00%
DuPage County
61.47%
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
54.00%
Downers Grove
59.40%
DuPage County
60.35%
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
46.00%
Downers Grove
39.80%
DuPage County
40.82%
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
51.00%
Downers Grove
57.40%
DuPage County
57.64%
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
43.00%
Downers Grove
24.80%
DuPage County
22.84%
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%
Downers Grove
Less Than 5.00%
DuPage 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
35.00%
Downers Grove
32.40%
DuPage County
35.74%
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
30.00%
Downers Grove
51.00%
DuPage County
46.47%
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
30.00%
Downers Grove
47.25%
DuPage County
47.97%
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
42.00%
Downers Grove
32.80%
DuPage County
35.62%
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
51.00%
Downers Grove
62.00%
DuPage County
59.73%
Illinois
63.38%
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
82
Downers Grove Average
1,419
DuPage County Average
695
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
1,823
Downers Grove Average
22,235
DuPage County Average
14,485
Illinois Average
9,424
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
$424,403
Downers Grove Average
$3,872,538
DuPage County Average
$2,612,145
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
$233
Downers Grove Average
$174
DuPage County Average
$180
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
$5,176
Downers Grove Average
$2,728
DuPage County Average
$3,758
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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Note: There are a total of 208 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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Downers Grove at a Glance

Downers Grove has a total population of 148,110, of which 37,997 are children under the age of 18 and 18,240 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.5.

Total Population:
148,110
Median Age:
38.5
Males:
71,763 (48.5%)
Female:
76,347 (51.5%)
Children (0-17):
37,997 (25.7%)
Adults (18-64):
91,873 (62.0%)
Seniors (65+):
18,240 (12.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Downers Grove
Married:
73,304 (49.5%)
Divorced:
9,127 (6.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Downers Grove
Hispanic Ethnicity:
5,933 (4.01%)
White:
127,487 (86.08%)
African American:
3,903 (2.64%)
Asian:
12,762 (8.62%)
Pacific Islander:
27 (0.02%)
Indian:
157 (0.11%)
Other:
1,710 (1.15%)
Two or More:
2,064 (1.39%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Downers Grove

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.19, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.19 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
544
Home Agencies:
6
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
23
Rehab Centers:
4

Wealth

The median family income is $83,851 while the median household income is $69,345. Roughly 2.89% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$83,851
Household Income:
$69,345
In Poverty:
2.89%

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