PTS of Westchester, Inc

Detailed report on the home care agency located in White Plains, New York (NY).

PTS of Westchester, Inc is a for-profit home care agency based at 7 11 South Broadway Suite 404 in White Plains, NY. The agency services an area over 400 square miles in size with over 840,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1994. A total of 13,609 Medicare visits were made to 352 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,933,356 for these services.

PTS of Westchester, Inc offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, medical social, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are more likely to have their bladder control improve and be short of breath less often, when compared to other agencies in the state. However, patients are not as likely to get better at taking their medicines correctly and need unplanned medical care related to a wound less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

11/14/1994

Address

7 11 South Broadway Suite 404
White Plains, NY 10601

Phone Number

(914) 949-5150

Geographic Coordinates

41.033241, -73.762834
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

10502, 10504, 10505, 10506, 10514, 10520, 10522, 10523, 10527, 10528, 10530, 10532, 10533, 10536, 10538, 10543, 10550, 10552, 10562, 10566, 10567, 10570, 10573, 10577, 10580, 10583, 10591, 10595, 10598, 10601, 10603, 10604, 10605, 10606, 10607, 10610, 10701, 10703, 10704, 10705, 10707, 10708, 10709, 10710, 10801, 10803, 10804, 10805, 13045
* 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
White Plains
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Westchester County
15 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New York
185 (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
White Plains
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Westchester County
15 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New York
182 (98.38%) 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
White Plains
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Westchester County
14 (93.33%) Offer this Service
New York
180 (97.30%) 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
White Plains
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Westchester County
15 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New York
185 (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
White Plains
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Westchester County
15 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New York
181 (97.84%) 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
White Plains
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Westchester County
15 (100.00%) Offer this Service
New York
182 (98.38%) 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
61.00%
White Plains
58.33%
Westchester County
63.80%
New York
62.66%
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
61.00%
White Plains
63.67%
Westchester County
56.25%
New York
57.48%
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
29.00%
White Plains
39.00%
Westchester County
39.22%
New York
38.21%
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
71.00%
White Plains
69.50%
Westchester County
57.44%
New York
59.47%
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
24.00%
White Plains
23.67%
Westchester County
29.79%
New York
29.08%
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%
White Plains
Less Than 5.00%
Westchester County
Less Than 5.00%
New York
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
30.00%
White Plains
37.00%
Westchester County
35.83%
New York
36.28%
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
56.00%
White Plains
54.00%
Westchester County
48.50%
New York
51.02%
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
61.00%
White Plains
59.00%
Westchester County
54.00%
New York
49.92%
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
33.00%
White Plains
32.33%
Westchester County
44.93%
New York
39.70%
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
63.00%
White Plains
63.33%
Westchester County
50.79%
New York
57.10%
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
Greater Than 95.00%
White Plains
93.00%
Westchester County
88.00%
New York
76.33%
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
352
White Plains Average
1,042
Westchester County Average
742
New York Average
1,078
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
13,609
White Plains Average
39,095
Westchester County Average
22,313
New York Average
35,430
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
$1,933,356
White Plains Average
$5,366,304
Westchester County Average
$3,276,632
New York Average
$4,270,005
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
$142
White Plains Average
$137
Westchester County Average
$147
New York Average
$121
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
$5,492
White Plains Average
$5,152
Westchester County Average
$4,415
New York Average
$3,961
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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White Plains at a Glance

White Plains has a total population of 53,077, of which 11,262 are children under the age of 18 and 8,058 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.1.

Total Population:
53,077
Median Age:
38.1
Males:
25,110 (47.3%)
Female:
27,967 (52.7%)
Children (0-17):
11,262 (21.2%)
Adults (18-64):
33,757 (63.6%)
Seniors (65+):
8,058 (15.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in White Plains
Married:
22,768 (42.9%)
Divorced:
3,632 (6.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in White Plains
Hispanic Ethnicity:
12,476 (23.51%)
White:
34,465 (64.93%)
African American:
8,444 (15.91%)
Asian:
2,389 (4.50%)
Pacific Islander:
37 (0.07%)
Indian:
182 (0.34%)
Other:
5,502 (10.37%)
Two or More:
2,058 (3.88%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in White Plains

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.33, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.33 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
1,393
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
36
Rehab Centers:
7

Wealth

The median family income is $71,891 while the median household income is $58,545. Roughly 9.64% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$71,891
Household Income:
$58,545
In Poverty:
9.64%

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