Quality Care Nursing Services

Detailed report on the home care agency located in South Point, Ohio (OH).

Quality Care Nursing Services is a for-profit home care agency based at 415 Solida Road in South Point, OH. The agency services an area over 1,100 square miles in size with over 130,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1997. A total of 1,209 Medicare visits were made to 49 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $183,824 for these services.

Quality Care Nursing Services offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are not as likely to get better at walking or moving around, get better at getting in and out of bed, have less pain when moving around, get better at bathing, get better at taking their medicines correctly, and be short of breath less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

02/14/1997

Address

415 Solida Road
South Point, OH 45680

Phone Number

(740) 377-9095

Geographic Coordinates

38.420307, -82.576901
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

45614, 45619, 45620, 45623, 45629, 45631, 45638, 45645, 45659, 45662, 45669, 45678, 45680, 45684, 45686, 45696, 45741, 45760, 45769
* 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
South Point
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Lawrence County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Ohio
457 (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
South Point
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Lawrence County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Ohio
382 (83.59%) 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
South Point
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Lawrence County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Ohio
340 (74.40%) 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
South Point
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Lawrence County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Ohio
415 (90.81%) 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
South Point
0 (0.00%) Offer this Service
Lawrence County
1 (25.00%) Offer this Service
Ohio
271 (59.30%) 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
South Point
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Lawrence County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Ohio
444 (97.16%) 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
19.00%
South Point
19.00%
Lawrence County
47.00%
Ohio
57.25%
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
27.00%
South Point
27.00%
Lawrence County
47.50%
Ohio
55.43%
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
14.00%
South Point
14.00%
Lawrence County
30.00%
Ohio
35.34%
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
19.00%
South Point
19.00%
Lawrence County
43.00%
Ohio
55.84%
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
30.00%
South Point
23.50%
Lawrence County
25.25%
Ohio
28.22%
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%
South Point
9.50%
Lawrence County
6.25%
Ohio
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
11.00%
South Point
11.00%
Lawrence County
31.50%
Ohio
38.63%
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
16.00%
South Point
16.00%
Lawrence County
36.50%
Ohio
52.07%
United States
50.57%

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
39.00%
South Point
32.50%
Lawrence County
35.25%
Ohio
36.96%
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
65.00%
South Point
71.00%
Lawrence County
65.50%
Ohio
59.31%
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
49
South Point Average
25
Lawrence County Average
116
Ohio Average
316
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
1,209
South Point Average
622
Lawrence County Average
3,762
Ohio Average
8,272
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
$183,824
South Point Average
$96,844
Lawrence County Average
$544,625
Ohio Average
$1,098,143
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
$152
South Point Average
$156
Lawrence County Average
$145
Ohio Average
$133
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
$3,752
South Point Average
$3,874
Lawrence County Average
$4,715
Ohio Average
$3,478
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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South Point at a Glance

South Point has a total population of 3,742, of which 865 are children under the age of 18 and 571 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.7.

Total Population:
3,742
Median Age:
38.7
Males:
1,772 (47.4%)
Female:
1,970 (52.6%)
Children (0-17):
865 (23.1%)
Adults (18-64):
2,306 (61.6%)
Seniors (65+):
571 (15.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in South Point
Married:
1,919 (51.3%)
Divorced:
301 (8.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in South Point
Hispanic Ethnicity:
12 (0.32%)
White:
3,589 (95.91%)
African American:
85 (2.27%)
Asian:
6 (0.16%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.03%)
Indian:
3 (0.08%)
Other:
0 (0.00%)
Two or More:
58 (1.55%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in South Point

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.47, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.47 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
56
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
5
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $34,560 while the median household income is $33,110. Roughly 11.25% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$34,560
Household Income:
$33,110
In Poverty:
11.25%

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