Genesis Home Health Services, Inc

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Elko, Nevada (NV).

Genesis Home Health Services, Inc is a for-profit home care agency based at 421 Railroad Street Taber Building Room 206 in Elko, NV. The agency services an area over 12,200 square miles in size with over 40,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 2006. A total of 1,647 Medicare visits were made to 53 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $280,228 for these services.

Genesis Home Health Services, Inc offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are more likely to get better at walking or moving around, get better at getting in and out of bed, and get better at taking their medicines correctly, when compared to other agencies in the state. However, patients are not as likely to have improvement in bladder control and need urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

01/17/2006

Address

421 Railroad Street Taber Building Room 206
Elko, NV 89801

Phone Number

(775) 753-7626

Service Areas

89801, 89815, 89820, 89821, 89822, 89823, 89825, 89830, 89831, 89835, 89883
* 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
Elko
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Elko County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Nevada
66 (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
Elko
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Elko County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Nevada
63 (95.45%) 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
Elko
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Elko County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Nevada
62 (93.94%) 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
Elko
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Elko County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Nevada
66 (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
No
Elko
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Elko County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Nevada
62 (93.94%) 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
Elko
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Elko County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Nevada
66 (100.00%) 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
62.00%
Elko
65.00%
Elko County
65.00%
Nevada
64.78%
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
78.00%
Elko
76.50%
Elko County
76.50%
Nevada
69.68%
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
62.00%
Elko
58.50%
Elko County
58.50%
Nevada
47.46%
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
57.00%
Elko
58.50%
Elko County
58.50%
Nevada
63.15%
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
29.00%
Elko
26.00%
Elko County
26.00%
Nevada
17.50%
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%
Elko
Less Than 5.00%
Elko County
Less Than 5.00%
Nevada
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
53.00%
Elko
51.00%
Elko County
51.00%
Nevada
40.46%
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
65.00%
Elko
63.00%
Elko County
63.00%
Nevada
54.22%
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
31.00%
Elko
45.00%
Elko County
45.00%
Nevada
52.21%
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
32.00%
Elko
27.50%
Elko County
27.50%
Nevada
28.19%
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
66.00%
Elko
70.00%
Elko County
70.00%
Nevada
66.91%
United States
63.67%

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
53
Elko Average
634
Elko County Average
634
Nevada Average
303
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
1,647
Elko Average
13,888
Elko County Average
13,888
Nevada Average
7,986
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
$280,228
Elko Average
$2,663,299
Elko County Average
$2,663,299
Nevada Average
$1,327,452
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
$170
Elko Average
$192
Elko County Average
$192
Nevada 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
$5,287
Elko Average
$4,201
Elko County Average
$4,201
Nevada Average
$4,386
United States Average
$4,270

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Elko at a Glance

Elko has a total population of 16,708, of which 5,067 are children under the age of 18 and 1,268 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.6.

Total Population:
16,708
Median Age:
31.6
Males:
8,543 (51.1%)
Female:
8,165 (48.9%)
Children (0-17):
5,067 (30.3%)
Adults (18-64):
10,373 (62.1%)
Seniors (65+):
1,268 (7.6%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Elko
Married:
7,230 (43.3%)
Divorced:
1,714 (10.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Elko
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,528 (21.12%)
White:
13,894 (83.16%)
African American:
62 (0.37%)
Asian:
187 (1.12%)
Pacific Islander:
20 (0.12%)
Indian:
445 (2.66%)
Other:
1,609 (9.63%)
Two or More:
491 (2.94%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Elko

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.27, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.27 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
177
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
9
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $52,754 while the median household income is $48,608. Roughly 8.01% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$52,754
Household Income:
$48,608
In Poverty:
8.01%

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