Home Health Care of Middle Tennessee

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Nashville, Tennessee (TN).

Home Health Care of Middle Tennessee is a for-profit home care agency based at 1101 Kermit Drive Suite 509 in Nashville, TN. The agency services an area over 6,000 square miles in size with over 1,370,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1990. A total of 13,059 Medicare visits were made to 386 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,647,110 for these services.

Home Health Care of Middle Tennessee 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 get better at walking or moving around, have improvement in bladder control, and get better at taking their medicines correctly, when compared to other state home care agencies.

Overall Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 from 2 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Staff Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

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Promptness Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

12/03/1990

Address

1101 Kermit Drive Suite 509
Nashville, TN 37217

Phone Number

(615) 361-4859

Geographic Coordinates

36.121867, -86.704724
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

37010, 37012, 37013, 37014, 37015, 37016, 37022, 37025, 37026, 37027, 37029, 37033, 37035, 37036, 37037, 37046, 37048, 37049, 37051, 37055, 37060, 37062, 37064, 37066, 37067, 37069, 37072, 37073, 37074, 37075, 37076, 37080, 37082, 37083, 37085, 37086, 37087, 37090, 37095, 37098, 37115, 37122, 37127, 37128, 37129, 37130, 37135, 37137, 37138, 37143, 37146, 37148, 37149, 37150, 37153, 37165, 37166, 37167, 37172, 37174, 37175, 37179, 37181, 37186, 37187, 37188, 37189, 37190, 37203, 37204, 37205, 37206, 37207, 37208, 37209, 37210, 37211, 37212, 37213, 37214, 37215, 37216, 37217, 37218, 37219, 37220, 37221, 37228, 38401, 38451, 38454, 38472, 38474, 38476, 38482, 38487
* 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
Nashville
12 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
136 (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
Nashville
11 (91.67%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
126 (92.65%) 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
Nashville
11 (91.67%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
125 (91.91%) 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
Nashville
11 (91.67%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
133 (97.79%) 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
Nashville
12 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
130 (95.59%) 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
Nashville
11 (91.67%) Offer this Service
Tennessee
132 (97.06%) 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
56.00%
Nashville
66.91%
Tennessee
65.09%
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
55.00%
Nashville
69.91%
Tennessee
66.37%
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
33.00%
Nashville
46.09%
Tennessee
44.20%
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
52.00%
Nashville
65.73%
Tennessee
59.98%
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
23.00%
Nashville
23.64%
Tennessee
25.08%
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%
Nashville
Less Than 5.00%
Tennessee
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
37.00%
Nashville
51.09%
Tennessee
46.82%
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
46.00%
Nashville
55.91%
Tennessee
54.95%
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
36.00%
Nashville
54.80%
Tennessee
48.74%
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%
Nashville
31.09%
Tennessee
33.68%
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
67.00%
Nashville
65.36%
Tennessee
63.65%
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
68.00%
Nashville
81.55%
Tennessee
82.68%
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
386
Nashville Average
914
Tennessee Average
609
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
13,059
Nashville Average
26,961
Tennessee Average
22,809
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
$1,647,110
Nashville Average
$4,576,565
Tennessee Average
$3,115,829
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
$126
Nashville Average
$170
Tennessee Average
$137
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
$4,267
Nashville Average
$5,006
Tennessee Average
$5,120
United States Average
$4,270

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

Home Health Care of Middle Tennessee Review
Overall:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Staff:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
None
Details:

Horrible company to work for.

Member:
Date:

A Review by Anonymous

Home Health Care of Middle Tennessee 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
Details:

Great home health. Was there for my father all the time.

Member:
Date:

Discussions

 (Details have not been substantiated)

H.H.A. HAVE VERY LIMITED FUNCTIONS

H.H.A. HAVE VERY LIMITED FUNCTIONS
Details:

HOME HEALTH AIDES, WHY CAN'T THEY GO TO SHOP W/ THIER CLIENTS?

Replies:
0
Member:
Anonymous
Date:
Sunday, January 10, 2010 2:47 PM MST

Supplemental

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Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Nashville at a Glance

Nashville has a total population of 545,524, of which 120,669 are children under the age of 18 and 59,879 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.9.

Total Population:
545,524
Median Age:
33.9
Males:
264,095 (48.4%)
Female:
281,429 (51.6%)
Children (0-17):
120,669 (22.1%)
Adults (18-64):
364,976 (66.9%)
Seniors (65+):
59,879 (11.0%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Nashville
Married:
212,225 (38.9%)
Divorced:
58,495 (10.7%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Nashville
Hispanic Ethnicity:
25,774 (4.72%)
White:
359,581 (65.91%)
African American:
146,235 (26.81%)
Asian:
12,992 (2.38%)
Pacific Islander:
400 (0.07%)
Indian:
1,639 (0.30%)
Other:
13,677 (2.51%)
Two or More:
11,000 (2.02%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Nashville

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.34, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.34 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
11
Doctors:
4,825
Home Agencies:
12
Hospitals:
10
Nursing Homes:
14
Medical Suppliers:
183
Rehab Centers:
13

Wealth

The median family income is $48,448 while the median household income is $39,232. Roughly 12.69% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$48,448
Household Income:
$39,232
In Poverty:
12.69%

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