King's Daughters' Medical Center Home Health Agency

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Ashland, Kentucky (KY).

King's Daughters' Medical Center Home Health Agency is a non-profit home care agency based at 1701 Central Avenue Suite 500 in Ashland, KY. The agency services an area over 2,000 square miles in size with over 200,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1973. A total of 14,167 Medicare visits were made to 853 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $2,327,313 for these services.

King's Daughters' Medical Center Home Health Agency 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 and get better at taking their medicines correctly, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Other

Certification Date

03/19/1973

Address

1701 Central Avenue Suite 500
Ashland, KY 41101

Phone Number

(606) 329-2000

Geographic Coordinates

38.476226, -82.639867
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

25530, 40351, 41101, 41102, 41105, 41121, 41124, 41128, 41129, 41132, 41139, 41141, 41142, 41143, 41144, 41146, 41159, 41160, 41164, 41168, 41169, 41171, 41173, 41174, 41175, 41180, 41183, 41230, 41232, 41264, 45636, 45638, 45645, 45680
* 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
Ashland
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Boyd County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Kentucky
101 (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
Ashland
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Boyd County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Kentucky
93 (92.08%) 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
Ashland
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Boyd County
1 (50.00%) Offer this Service
Kentucky
90 (89.11%) 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
Ashland
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Boyd County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Kentucky
101 (100.00%) 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
Ashland
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Boyd County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Kentucky
73 (72.28%) 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
Ashland
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Boyd County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Kentucky
101 (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
55.00%
Ashland
59.50%
Boyd County
59.50%
Kentucky
63.16%
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
61.00%
Ashland
69.50%
Boyd County
69.50%
Kentucky
59.28%
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
25.00%
Ashland
35.00%
Boyd County
35.00%
Kentucky
37.39%
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
60.00%
Ashland
63.50%
Boyd County
63.50%
Kentucky
57.30%
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
24.00%
Ashland
28.00%
Boyd County
28.00%
Kentucky
26.07%
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%
Ashland
Less Than 5.00%
Boyd County
Less Than 5.00%
Kentucky
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
34.00%
Ashland
45.00%
Boyd County
45.00%
Kentucky
42.07%
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
62.00%
Ashland
63.00%
Boyd County
63.00%
Kentucky
53.46%
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
51.00%
Ashland
46.00%
Boyd County
46.00%
Kentucky
44.02%
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
29.00%
Ashland
33.00%
Boyd County
33.00%
Kentucky
33.95%
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%
Ashland
66.00%
Boyd County
66.00%
Kentucky
63.23%
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
67.00%
Ashland
78.00%
Boyd County
78.00%
Kentucky
81.06%
United States
80.41%

Treatment Figures

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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
853
Ashland Average
544
Boyd County Average
544
Kentucky Average
530
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
14,167
Ashland Average
10,564
Boyd County Average
10,564
Kentucky Average
15,419
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
$2,327,313
Ashland Average
$1,749,631
Boyd County Average
$1,749,631
Kentucky Average
$2,087,293
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
$164
Ashland Average
$166
Boyd County Average
$166
Kentucky Average
$135
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
$2,728
Ashland Average
$3,216
Boyd County Average
$3,216
Kentucky Average
$3,940
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, September 02, 2008 4:56 PM MST

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Ashland at a Glance

Ashland has a total population of 21,981, of which 4,816 are children under the age of 18 and 4,365 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 40.9.

Total Population:
21,981
Median Age:
40.9
Males:
10,028 (45.6%)
Female:
11,953 (54.4%)
Children (0-17):
4,816 (21.9%)
Adults (18-64):
12,800 (58.2%)
Seniors (65+):
4,365 (19.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Ashland
Married:
10,145 (46.2%)
Divorced:
2,479 (11.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Ashland
Hispanic Ethnicity:
130 (0.59%)
White:
21,066 (95.84%)
African American:
505 (2.30%)
Asian:
86 (0.39%)
Pacific Islander:
2 (0.01%)
Indian:
26 (0.12%)
Other:
49 (0.22%)
Two or More:
247 (1.12%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Ashland

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.51, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.51 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
571
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
28
Rehab Centers:
4

Wealth

The median family income is $40,131 while the median household income is $30,309. Roughly 18.11% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$40,131
Household Income:
$30,309
In Poverty:
18.11%

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