Lanier Home Health Services

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Valley, Alabama (AL).

Lanier Home Health Services is a non-profit home care agency based at 1806 44th Street in Valley, AL. The agency services an area over 1,000 square miles in size with over 80,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1993. A total of 6,058 Medicare visits were made to 315 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $890,428 for these services.

Lanier Home Health Services offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, medical social, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are more likely to get better at getting in and out of bed, get better at taking their medicines correctly, be short of breath 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

10/21/1993

Address

1806 44th Street
Valley, AL 36854

Phone Number

(334) 756-1950

Geographic Coordinates

32.828165, -85.172546
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

36274, 36801, 36852, 36853, 36854, 36855, 36862, 36863, 36874
* 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
Valley
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Chambers County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
142 (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
Valley
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Chambers County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
115 (80.99%) 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
Valley
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Chambers County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
98 (69.01%) 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
Valley
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Chambers County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
139 (97.89%) 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
Valley
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Chambers County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
117 (82.39%) 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
Valley
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Chambers County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Alabama
142 (100.00%) 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
75.00%
Valley
65.00%
Chambers County
65.00%
Alabama
64.19%
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
70.00%
Valley
71.50%
Chambers County
71.50%
Alabama
64.38%
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
55.00%
Valley
52.00%
Chambers County
52.00%
Alabama
46.45%
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
76.00%
Valley
73.00%
Chambers County
73.00%
Alabama
58.75%
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%
Valley
16.00%
Chambers County
16.00%
Alabama
20.78%
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%
Valley
Less Than 5.00%
Chambers County
Less Than 5.00%
Alabama
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%
Valley
53.00%
Chambers County
53.00%
Alabama
42.27%
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
63.00%
Valley
66.00%
Chambers County
66.00%
Alabama
51.80%
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
54.00%
Valley
65.00%
Chambers County
65.00%
Alabama
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
33.00%
Valley
28.00%
Chambers County
28.00%
Alabama
31.44%
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
65.00%
Valley
68.00%
Chambers County
68.00%
Alabama
64.92%
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
74.00%
Valley
86.00%
Chambers County
86.00%
Alabama
87.54%
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
315
Valley Average
165
Chambers County Average
165
Alabama Average
447
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
6,058
Valley Average
3,144
Chambers County Average
3,144
Alabama Average
14,899
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
$890,428
Valley Average
$465,304
Chambers County Average
$465,304
Alabama Average
$1,956,513
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
$147
Valley Average
$148
Chambers County Average
$148
Alabama Average
$131
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
$2,827
Valley Average
$2,820
Chambers County Average
$2,820
Alabama Average
$4,380
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:56 PM MST

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    Caresouth Homecare Professionals
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Note: There are a total of 4 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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Valley at a Glance

Valley has a total population of 9,198, of which 2,208 are children under the age of 18 and 1,646 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.9.

Total Population:
9,198
Median Age:
37.9
Males:
4,286 (46.6%)
Female:
4,912 (53.4%)
Children (0-17):
2,208 (24.0%)
Adults (18-64):
5,344 (58.1%)
Seniors (65+):
1,646 (17.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Valley
Married:
4,057 (44.1%)
Divorced:
881 (9.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Valley
Hispanic Ethnicity:
77 (0.84%)
White:
6,454 (70.17%)
African American:
2,647 (28.78%)
Asian:
32 (0.35%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
12 (0.13%)
Other:
10 (0.11%)
Two or More:
43 (0.47%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Valley

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.48, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.48 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
92
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
10
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $37,963 while the median household income is $31,395. Roughly 15.09% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,963
Household Income:
$31,395
In Poverty:
15.09%

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