Abington Memorial Hospital Home Care

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania (PA).

Abington Memorial Hospital Home Care is a non-profit home care agency based at 2510 Maryland Road Suite 250 in Willow Grove, PA. The agency services an area over 500 square miles in size with over 1,630,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1980. A total of 51,918 Medicare visits were made to 2,095 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $7,720,170 for these services.

Abington Memorial Hospital Home Care offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, medical social, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are not as likely to need urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Other

Certification Date

09/09/1980

Address

2510 Maryland Road Suite 250
Willow Grove, PA 19090

Phone Number

(215) 481-5800

Geographic Coordinates

40.161835, -75.129025
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

18901, 18912, 18914, 18915, 18917, 18924, 18925, 18929, 18932, 18940, 18954, 18966, 18974, 18976, 19001, 19002, 19004, 19006, 19009, 19012, 19016, 19020, 19025, 19027, 19028, 19031, 19034, 19038, 19040, 19044, 19046, 19047, 19049, 19053, 19054, 19055, 19056, 19057, 19067, 19075, 19078, 19090, 19091, 19095, 19111, 19114, 19115, 19116, 19118, 19119, 19120, 19124, 19126, 19127, 19128, 19135, 19136, 19138, 19141, 19149, 19150, 19152, 19154, 19401, 19403, 19405, 19406, 19422, 19428, 19436, 19437, 19438, 19440, 19444, 19446, 19454, 19456, 19462, 19477, 19486
* 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
Montgomery County
14 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
289 (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
Montgomery County
13 (92.86%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
267 (92.39%) 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
Montgomery County
13 (92.86%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
250 (86.51%) 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
Montgomery County
13 (92.86%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
280 (96.89%) 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
Montgomery County
13 (92.86%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
248 (85.81%) 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
Montgomery County
13 (92.86%) Offer this Service
Pennsylvania
276 (95.50%) 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.

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62.00%
Montgomery County
62.25%
Pennsylvania
63.14%
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.

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71.00%
Montgomery County
63.75%
Pennsylvania
61.97%
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
46.00%
Montgomery County
43.50%
Pennsylvania
42.61%
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
66.00%
Montgomery County
63.25%
Pennsylvania
61.56%
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.

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25.00%
Montgomery County
18.75%
Pennsylvania
20.08%
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%
Montgomery County
Less Than 5.00%
Pennsylvania
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
46.00%
Montgomery County
40.83%
Pennsylvania
41.99%
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
55.00%
Montgomery County
54.33%
Pennsylvania
55.14%
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
59.00%
Montgomery County
50.27%
Pennsylvania
52.38%
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.

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25.00%
Montgomery County
24.58%
Pennsylvania
25.22%
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
76.00%
Montgomery County
72.17%
Pennsylvania
71.64%
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
84.00%
Montgomery County
80.78%
Pennsylvania
77.88%
United States
80.41%

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
2,095
Montgomery County Average
562
Pennsylvania Average
569
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
51,918
Montgomery County Average
13,986
Pennsylvania Average
12,652
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
$7,720,170
Montgomery County Average
$2,046,687
Pennsylvania Average
$1,832,294
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
$149
Montgomery County Average
$146
Pennsylvania Average
$145
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
$3,685
Montgomery County Average
$3,643
Pennsylvania Average
$3,219
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:56 PM MST

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Willow Grove at a Glance

Willow Grove has a total population of 16,234, of which 3,723 are children under the age of 18 and 2,830 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.4.

Total Population:
16,234
Median Age:
38.4
Males:
7,659 (47.2%)
Female:
8,575 (52.8%)
Children (0-17):
3,723 (22.9%)
Adults (18-64):
9,681 (59.6%)
Seniors (65+):
2,830 (17.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Willow Grove
Married:
7,454 (45.9%)
Divorced:
1,067 (6.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Willow Grove
Hispanic Ethnicity:
255 (1.57%)
White:
14,378 (88.57%)
African American:
1,068 (6.58%)
Asian:
496 (3.06%)
Pacific Islander:
4 (0.02%)
Indian:
14 (0.09%)
Other:
78 (0.48%)
Two or More:
196 (1.21%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Willow Grove

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.29, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.29 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
212
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
9
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $62,163 while the median household income is $50,378. Roughly 4.71% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$62,163
Household Income:
$50,378
In Poverty:
4.71%

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