SQ Specialties, Inc

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma (OK).

SQ Specialties, Inc is a for-profit home care agency based at 2400 North Hemlock Circle Suite B in Broken Arrow, OK. The agency services an area over 1,800 square miles in size with over 710,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1999. A total of 7,212 Medicare visits were made to 135 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,207,623 for these services.

SQ Specialties, 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 urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other agencies in the state. However, patients 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, and get better at taking their medicines correctly, when compared to other state home care agencies.

Overall Rating

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Rated 5.00 out of 5 from 2 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Rated 5.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Staff Rating

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Rated 4.50 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

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Promptness Rating

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

10/15/1999

Address

2400 North Hemlock Circle Suite B
Broken Arrow, OK 74012

Phone Number

(918) 251-0070

Geographic Coordinates

36.075472, -95.822002
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

74006, 74008, 74011, 74012, 74017, 74020, 74021, 74033, 74037, 74044, 74045, 74047, 74055, 74063, 74066, 74070, 74104, 74105, 74106, 74107, 74110, 74112, 74114, 74115, 74116, 74117, 74119, 74120, 74126, 74127, 74128, 74129, 74132, 74133, 74134, 74135, 74136, 74137, 74145, 74146, 74158, 74429, 74467
* 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
Broken Arrow
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tulsa County
22 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Oklahoma
211 (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
Broken Arrow
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tulsa County
21 (95.45%) Offer this Service
Oklahoma
172 (81.52%) 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
Broken Arrow
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tulsa County
20 (90.91%) Offer this Service
Oklahoma
178 (84.36%) 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
Broken Arrow
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tulsa County
22 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Oklahoma
206 (97.63%) 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
Broken Arrow
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tulsa County
19 (86.36%) Offer this Service
Oklahoma
148 (70.14%) 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
Broken Arrow
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tulsa County
22 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Oklahoma
208 (98.58%) 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
29.00%
Broken Arrow
42.50%
Tulsa County
52.89%
Oklahoma
53.95%
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
34.00%
Broken Arrow
45.50%
Tulsa County
61.32%
Oklahoma
60.28%
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
22.00%
Broken Arrow
30.50%
Tulsa County
39.50%
Oklahoma
39.13%
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
40.00%
Broken Arrow
44.50%
Tulsa County
51.00%
Oklahoma
48.72%
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
11.00%
Broken Arrow
21.00%
Tulsa County
24.33%
Oklahoma
23.97%
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%
Broken Arrow
Less Than 5.00%
Tulsa County
Less Than 5.00%
Oklahoma
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
19.00%
Broken Arrow
28.50%
Tulsa County
37.84%
Oklahoma
37.29%
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
14.00%
Broken Arrow
24.00%
Tulsa County
46.68%
Oklahoma
45.65%
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
33.00%
Broken Arrow
37.00%
Tulsa County
44.06%
Oklahoma
37.36%
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
43.00%
Broken Arrow
40.50%
Tulsa County
38.52%
Oklahoma
39.58%
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
53.00%
Broken Arrow
53.50%
Tulsa County
55.24%
Oklahoma
53.99%
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
135
Broken Arrow Average
108
Tulsa County Average
422
Oklahoma Average
287
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
7,212
Broken Arrow Average
5,302
Tulsa County Average
16,484
Oklahoma Average
14,625
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
$1,207,623
Broken Arrow Average
$889,313
Tulsa County Average
$2,091,143
Oklahoma Average
$1,598,197
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
$167
Broken Arrow Average
$168
Tulsa County Average
$127
Oklahoma Average
$109
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
$8,945
Broken Arrow Average
$8,234
Tulsa County Average
$4,955
Oklahoma Average
$5,575
United States Average
$4,270

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

SQ Specialties, Inc Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Staff:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

STAFF IS VERY FRIENDLY, CARING, AND ATTENTAVE.

Member:
Date:

A Review by Anonymous

SQ Specialties, Inc Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Staff:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Insurance:
Veterans Administration
Details:

VERY PROMPT IN GIVING INFORMATION AND PROVIDING DIRECTIONS TO MY FAMILY ON MY CARE.

Member:
Date:

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Nearby Home Care Agencies

  1. Home Care Agency
    Magna Home Health Care, Inc
    Located 1.17 miles away in Broken Arrow at 4271 West Albany.
  2. Home Care Agency
    Amedisys Home Health
    Located 1.64 miles away in Tulsa at 5807 South Garnett.
  3. Home Care Agency
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    Located 2.48 miles away in Tulsa at 10820 E 45th Street.
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  5. Home Care Agency
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    Located 4.64 miles away in Tulsa at 6666 S Sheridan Suite 250.
Note: There are a total of 21 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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Broken Arrow at a Glance

Broken Arrow has a total population of 74,859, of which 23,088 are children under the age of 18 and 5,625 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.3.

Total Population:
74,859
Median Age:
33.3
Males:
36,498 (48.8%)
Female:
38,361 (51.2%)
Children (0-17):
23,088 (30.8%)
Adults (18-64):
46,146 (61.6%)
Seniors (65+):
5,625 (7.5%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Broken Arrow
Married:
38,329 (51.2%)
Divorced:
4,684 (6.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Broken Arrow
Hispanic Ethnicity:
2,664 (3.56%)
White:
63,886 (85.34%)
African American:
2,793 (3.73%)
Asian:
1,425 (1.90%)
Pacific Islander:
39 (0.05%)
Indian:
3,007 (4.02%)
Other:
912 (1.22%)
Two or More:
2,797 (3.74%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Broken Arrow

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.22, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.22 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
135
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
25
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $58,891 while the median household income is $53,507. Roughly 4.47% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$58,891
Household Income:
$53,507
In Poverty:
4.47%

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