Crook County Home Health

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Sundance, Wyoming (WY).

Crook County Home Health is a government run home care agency based at PO Box 517 in Sundance, WY. The agency services an area over 5,100 square miles in size with over 10,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1995. A total of 510 Medicare visits were made to 23 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $66,525 for these services.

Crook County Home Health 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 have to be admitted to the hospital less often and need urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Government - State / County

Certification Date

08/15/1995

Address

PO Box 517
Sundance, WY 82729

Phone Number

(307) 283-3501

Geographic Coordinates

44.424084, -104.375619
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a zip code level.

Service Areas

82701, 82710, 82712, 82714, 82720, 82721, 82729, 82730
* Zip codes where this agency provide services.

Services

Charts

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
Crook County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
27 (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
Crook County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
22 (81.48%) 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
Crook County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
23 (85.19%) 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
Crook County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
26 (96.30%) 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
Crook County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
17 (62.96%) 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
Crook County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
27 (100.00%) Offer this Service
United States
8,530 (97.05%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures

Charts

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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39.00%
Crook County
30.50%
Wyoming
23.74%
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.

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Less Than 5.00%
Crook County
Less Than 5.00%
Wyoming
Less Than 5.00%
United States
Less Than 5.00%

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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42.00%
Crook County
41.50%
Wyoming
26.74%
United States
31.95%

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.

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23
Crook County Average
64
Wyoming Average
124
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
510
Crook County Average
2,548
Wyoming Average
3,277
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
$66,525
Crook County Average
$251,946
Wyoming Average
$415,608
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
Crook County Average
$99
Wyoming Average
$127
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
$2,892
Crook County Average
$3,968
Wyoming Average
$3,341
United States Average
$4,270

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Sundance at a Glance

Sundance has a total population of 1,161, of which 280 are children under the age of 18 and 245 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 42.0.

Total Population:
1,161
Median Age:
42.0
Males:
566 (48.8%)
Female:
595 (51.2%)
Children (0-17):
280 (24.1%)
Adults (18-64):
636 (54.8%)
Seniors (65+):
245 (21.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Sundance
Married:
549 (47.3%)
Divorced:
77 (6.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Sundance
Hispanic Ethnicity:
7 (0.60%)
White:
1,122 (96.64%)
African American:
0 (0.00%)
Asian:
2 (0.17%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
19 (1.64%)
Other:
2 (0.17%)
Two or More:
16 (1.38%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Sundance

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.24, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.24 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
22
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
0
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $50,598 while the median household income is $41,029. Roughly 6.12% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$50,598
Household Income:
$41,029
In Poverty:
6.12%

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