Home Health Professionals & Hospice

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Jonesboro, Arkansas (AR).

Home Health Professionals & Hospice is a non-profit home care agency based at 233 Church Street Suite 105 in Jonesboro, AR. The agency services an area over 2,000 square miles in size with over 170,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1992. A total of 6,691 Medicare visits were made to 164 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $814,118 for these services.

Home Health Professionals & Hospice offers nursing care, physical therapy, speech pathology, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are not as likely to have improvement in bladder control, be short of breath less often, have to be admitted to the hospital less often, need urgent unplanned medical care less often, and stay at home after home health care ends, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Certification Date

05/11/1992

Address

233 Church Street Suite 105
Jonesboro, AR 72401

Phone Number

(870) 932-7630

Geographic Coordinates

35.846375, -90.703341
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

72354, 72365, 72401, 72403, 72404, 72411, 72414, 72416, 72417, 72419, 72421, 72432, 72436, 72437, 72438, 72447, 72450, 72472, 72479, 73401
* 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
Jonesboro
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Craighead County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Arkansas
172 (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
No
Jonesboro
3 (75.00%) Offer this Service
Craighead County
3 (75.00%) Offer this Service
Arkansas
91 (52.91%) 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
Jonesboro
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Craighead County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Arkansas
98 (56.98%) 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
Jonesboro
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Craighead County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Arkansas
162 (94.19%) 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
No
Jonesboro
1 (25.00%) Offer this Service
Craighead County
1 (25.00%) Offer this Service
Arkansas
64 (37.21%) 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
Jonesboro
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Craighead County
4 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Arkansas
171 (99.42%) 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
51.00%
Jonesboro
63.33%
Craighead County
63.33%
Arkansas
60.76%
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
54.00%
Jonesboro
65.67%
Craighead County
65.67%
Arkansas
61.40%
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
38.00%
Jonesboro
46.33%
Craighead County
46.33%
Arkansas
42.58%
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
37.00%
Jonesboro
55.67%
Craighead County
55.67%
Arkansas
51.73%
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
29.00%
Jonesboro
22.75%
Craighead County
22.75%
Arkansas
24.40%
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%
Jonesboro
Less Than 5.00%
Craighead County
Less Than 5.00%
Arkansas
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
35.00%
Jonesboro
45.33%
Craighead County
45.33%
Arkansas
39.06%
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%
Jonesboro
58.67%
Craighead County
58.67%
Arkansas
48.59%
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
30.00%
Jonesboro
46.33%
Craighead County
46.33%
Arkansas
44.52%
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
44.00%
Jonesboro
36.75%
Craighead County
36.75%
Arkansas
35.64%
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
46.00%
Jonesboro
57.75%
Craighead County
57.75%
Arkansas
59.42%
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
82.00%
Jonesboro
85.33%
Craighead County
85.33%
Arkansas
84.34%
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
164
Jonesboro Average
291
Craighead County Average
291
Arkansas Average
192
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
6,691
Jonesboro Average
9,624
Craighead County Average
9,624
Arkansas Average
6,864
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
$814,118
Jonesboro Average
$1,158,468
Craighead County Average
$1,158,468
Arkansas Average
$753,495
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
$122
Jonesboro Average
$120
Craighead County Average
$120
Arkansas Average
$110
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
$4,964
Jonesboro Average
$3,978
Craighead County Average
$3,978
Arkansas Average
$3,929
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:56 PM MST

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Nearby Home Care Agencies

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    Craighead County Health Unit
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    Located 3.02 miles away in Jonesboro at 2710 Phillips Drive.
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Note: There are a total of 7 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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Jonesboro at a Glance

Jonesboro has a total population of 55,515, of which 12,725 are children under the age of 18 and 6,557 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.8.

Total Population:
55,515
Median Age:
31.8
Males:
26,610 (47.9%)
Female:
28,905 (52.1%)
Children (0-17):
12,725 (22.9%)
Adults (18-64):
36,233 (65.3%)
Seniors (65+):
6,557 (11.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Jonesboro
Married:
24,491 (44.1%)
Divorced:
4,983 (9.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Jonesboro
Hispanic Ethnicity:
1,297 (2.34%)
White:
47,394 (85.37%)
African American:
6,259 (11.27%)
Asian:
462 (0.83%)
Pacific Islander:
16 (0.03%)
Indian:
175 (0.32%)
Other:
583 (1.05%)
Two or More:
626 (1.13%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Jonesboro

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.37, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.37 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
664
Home Agencies:
4
Hospitals:
3
Nursing Homes:
6
Medical Suppliers:
51
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $42,082 while the median household income is $32,196. Roughly 16.71% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$42,082
Household Income:
$32,196
In Poverty:
16.71%

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