Jewish Family Service

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Virginia Beach, Virginia (VA).

Jewish Family Service is a non-profit home care agency based at 260 Grayson Road in Virginia Beach, VA. The agency services an area over 600 square miles in size with over 940,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1998. A total of 9,853 Medicare visits were made to 399 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,283,424 for these services.

Jewish Family Service 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 to be admitted to the hospital less often and have urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other agencies in the state.

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Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Certification Date

12/03/1998

Address

260 Grayson Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Phone Number

(757) 489-3111

Geographic Coordinates

36.833263, -76.156489
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

23320, 23321, 23322, 23323, 23324, 23325, 23451, 23452, 23453, 23454, 23455, 23456, 23457, 23462, 23464, 23465, 23502, 23503, 23504, 23505, 23507, 23508, 23509, 23510, 23513, 23517, 23518, 23523, 23541, 23701, 23703, 23704, 23707
* 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
Virginia Beach
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia Beach City
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia
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
Virginia Beach
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia Beach City
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia
167 (90.27%) 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
Virginia Beach
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia Beach City
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia
153 (82.70%) 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
Virginia Beach
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia Beach City
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia
176 (95.14%) 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
Virginia Beach
4 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Virginia Beach City
4 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Virginia
125 (67.57%) 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
Virginia Beach
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia Beach City
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Virginia
178 (96.22%) 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%
Virginia Beach
62.33%
Virginia Beach City
62.33%
Virginia
63.20%
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
60.00%
Virginia Beach
62.67%
Virginia Beach City
62.67%
Virginia
60.99%
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
37.00%
Virginia Beach
43.00%
Virginia Beach City
43.00%
Virginia
39.34%
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
67.00%
Virginia Beach
61.33%
Virginia Beach City
61.33%
Virginia
60.72%
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
18.00%
Virginia Beach
28.67%
Virginia Beach City
28.67%
Virginia
22.99%
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%
Virginia Beach
Less Than 5.00%
Virginia Beach City
Less Than 5.00%
Virginia
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
42.00%
Virginia Beach
41.17%
Virginia Beach City
41.17%
Virginia
42.26%
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
61.00%
Virginia Beach
54.33%
Virginia Beach City
54.33%
Virginia
54.49%
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
55.00%
Virginia Beach
54.00%
Virginia Beach City
54.00%
Virginia
49.40%
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
20.00%
Virginia Beach
28.00%
Virginia Beach City
28.00%
Virginia
28.87%
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
77.00%
Virginia Beach
68.83%
Virginia Beach City
68.83%
Virginia
68.24%
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
72.00%
Virginia Beach
76.00%
Virginia Beach City
76.00%
Virginia
79.76%
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
399
Virginia Beach Average
519
Virginia Beach City Average
519
Virginia Average
476
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
9,853
Virginia Beach Average
13,436
Virginia Beach City Average
13,436
Virginia Average
11,833
United States Average
12,553

Financials

Charts

Medicare HHA Payments

The total home health agency associated Medicare Parts A & B payments made to this provider in 2006.

This Provider This Provider
$1,283,424
Virginia Beach Average
$1,951,817
Virginia Beach City Average
$1,951,817
Virginia Average
$1,688,871
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
$130
Virginia Beach Average
$145
Virginia Beach City Average
$145
Virginia Average
$143
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
$3,217
Virginia Beach Average
$3,762
Virginia Beach City Average
$3,762
Virginia Average
$3,545
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:56 PM MST

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Virginia Beach at a Glance

Virginia Beach has a total population of 425,257, of which 116,888 are children under the age of 18 and 35,933 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 32.7.

Total Population:
425,257
Median Age:
32.7
Males:
210,524 (49.5%)
Female:
214,733 (50.5%)
Children (0-17):
116,888 (27.5%)
Adults (18-64):
272,436 (64.1%)
Seniors (65+):
35,933 (8.4%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Virginia Beach
Married:
197,223 (46.4%)
Divorced:
31,076 (7.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Virginia Beach
Hispanic Ethnicity:
17,770 (4.18%)
White:
303,681 (71.41%)
African American:
80,593 (18.95%)
Asian:
20,869 (4.91%)
Pacific Islander:
416 (0.10%)
Indian:
1,619 (0.38%)
Other:
6,402 (1.51%)
Two or More:
11,677 (2.75%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Virginia Beach

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.23, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.23 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
5
Doctors:
1,039
Home Agencies:
6
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
13
Medical Suppliers:
116
Rehab Centers:
9

Wealth

The median family income is $53,242 while the median household income is $48,705. Roughly 6.39% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$53,242
Household Income:
$48,705
In Poverty:
6.39%

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