Trigg County Hospital Home Care

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

Trigg County Hospital Home Care is a non-profit home care agency based at 252 Main Street in Cadiz, KY. The agency services an area over 300 square miles in size with over 10,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1998. A total of 849 Medicare visits were made to 47 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $94,706 for these services.

Trigg County Hospital Home Care offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are more likely to have to be admitted to the hospital less often, have urgent unplanned medical care less often, and stay at home after home health care ends, when compared to other agencies in the state. However, patients are not as likely to get better at walking or moving around, get better at bathing, and be short of breath less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Other

Certification Date

06/02/1998

Address

252 Main Street
Cadiz, KY 42211

Phone Number

(270) 522-2548

Geographic Coordinates

36.867187, -87.799563
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

42211
* 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
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
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
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
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
No
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
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.

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55.00%
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.

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32.00%
Kentucky
59.28%
United States
62.13%

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.

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33.00%
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.

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17.00%
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.

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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.

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30.00%
Kentucky
42.07%
United States
39.81%

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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21.00%
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.

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76.00%
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
75.00%
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
47
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
849
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
$94,706
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
$112
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
$2,015
Kentucky Average
$3,940
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

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Cadiz at a Glance

Cadiz has a total population of 2,373, of which 585 are children under the age of 18 and 491 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.6.

Total Population:
2,373
Median Age:
38.6
Males:
1,073 (45.2%)
Female:
1,300 (54.8%)
Children (0-17):
585 (24.7%)
Adults (18-64):
1,297 (54.7%)
Seniors (65+):
491 (20.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Cadiz
Married:
1,053 (44.4%)
Divorced:
247 (10.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Cadiz
Hispanic Ethnicity:
20 (0.84%)
White:
1,914 (80.66%)
African American:
416 (17.53%)
Asian:
9 (0.38%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.04%)
Indian:
3 (0.13%)
Other:
6 (0.25%)
Two or More:
24 (1.01%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Cadiz

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.47, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.47 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
60
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
3
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $31,750 while the median household income is $26,429. Roughly 19.72% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$31,750
Household Income:
$26,429
In Poverty:
19.72%

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