Able Home Care, LLC

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Lynn, Massachusetts (MA).

Able Home Care, LLC is a for-profit home care agency based at 140 Union Street S 414 in Lynn, MA. The agency services an area over 100 square miles in size with over 560,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 2007.

Able Home Care, LLC offers nursing care, physical therapy, and home health aide services.

Overall Rating

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Rated 3.88 out of 5 from 16 User Reviews
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Rated 3.94 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

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Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

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Rated 3.75 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

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Rated 3.88 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

02/08/2007

Address

140 Union Street S 414
Lynn, MA 01901

Phone Number

(781) 581-1181

Geographic Coordinates

42.467095, -70.94137
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

01901, 01902, 01904, 01905, 01906, 01907, 01915, 01923, 01940, 01945, 01960, 01970, 02128, 02145, 02149, 02151, 02155, 02176, 02458
* Zip codes where this agency provide services.

Services

Charts

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
Lynn
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Essex County
13 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Massachusetts
126 (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
No
Lynn
2 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Essex County
11 (84.62%) Offer this Service
Massachusetts
119 (94.44%) 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
Lynn
2 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Essex County
11 (84.62%) Offer this Service
Massachusetts
107 (84.92%) 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
Lynn
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Essex County
13 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Massachusetts
125 (99.21%) 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
Lynn
2 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Essex County
11 (84.62%) Offer this Service
Massachusetts
109 (86.51%) 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
Lynn
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Essex County
13 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Massachusetts
122 (96.83%) Offer this Service
United States
8,530 (97.05%) Offer this Service

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

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Tufts
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This organization is simply the best. My elderly father has been extremely difficult to deal with the past year due to the degradation of his mental health. But the Able nursing staff that has been on call for him has been nothing short of exceptional. Always on-time, genuine and passionate about caring for him. I highly recommend these folks to anyone looking for home health services in Massachusetts.

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Best care we have found for my mother yet, staff always available and willing to listen.

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Insurance:
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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Great company, nurses went above and beyond to coordinate care for our family member. Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Followed up even when services reduced.

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Excellent nurses and quality care.

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Always on time, took great care of my. Great nurses!

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A Review by Anonymous

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Insurance:
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
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Great nurses! Always on time and made sure I was well taken care of.

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Best home care agency in Massachusetts!

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A Review by Anonymous

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Insurance:
Medicaid / Medi-Cal
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Excellent care all around.

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Insurance:
Harvard Pilgim
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Without a doubt the best Home Care agency in Massachusetts. I would not look anywhere else other than Able Home Care. Their nurses are simply the best.

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Insurance:
Medicare
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Although Able Care has some excellent nurses working for the agency, they did send one to my family member whom forged medical records, billed Medicare for visits not made and stole narcotics from a locked medicine box. When the agency was contacted, they cancelled services and refused to talk, actually hung up. Please beware of this company. Your family member is not safe under the care of this agency.

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Medicaid / Medi-Cal
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very disorganized agency. Do and say the right things but no follow through. Sometimes inappropriate responses to patient concerns. In and out type agency. Unprofessional at best.

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slapshot care....in and out....lack of concern, professionalism....just another lousy home care agency....can find better anywhere....don't be fooled.

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A Review by Anonymous

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I'm not the easiest person to work with! But my nurses come every time they are supposed to, and always treat me with respect. So do the people who answer the phones at the office. I told my friends to use Able if they can.

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poor quality of care, poor management

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Insurance:
Medicaid / Medi-Cal
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very caring and efficient staff. Quality of care is most important. Management and staff work well together.

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all they care about is their money, they only care about staff performance when thing heat-up. they treat their staff with disrespect, management is very rude.

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Lynn at a Glance

Lynn has a total population of 89,050, of which 24,051 are children under the age of 18 and 11,368 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.2.

Total Population:
89,050
Median Age:
34.2
Males:
43,079 (48.4%)
Female:
45,971 (51.6%)
Children (0-17):
24,051 (27.0%)
Adults (18-64):
53,631 (60.2%)
Seniors (65+):
11,368 (12.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Lynn
Married:
32,728 (36.8%)
Divorced:
6,194 (7.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Lynn
Hispanic Ethnicity:
16,383 (18.40%)
White:
60,452 (67.89%)
African American:
9,394 (10.55%)
Asian:
5,730 (6.43%)
Pacific Islander:
79 (0.09%)
Indian:
332 (0.37%)
Other:
8,744 (9.82%)
Two or More:
4,319 (4.85%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Lynn

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.43, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.43 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
370
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
16
Rehab Centers:
4

Wealth

The median family income is $45,295 while the median household income is $37,364. Roughly 16.31% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$45,295
Household Income:
$37,364
In Poverty:
16.31%

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