Up Home Health & Hospice

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Marquette, Michigan (MI).

Up Home Health & Hospice is a for-profit home care agency based at 1414 W Fair Avenue in Marquette, MI. The agency services an area over 1,500 square miles in size with over 60,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1986. A total of 13,285 Medicare visits were made to 474 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,751,117 for these services.

Up Home Health & Hospice offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, medical social, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are more likely to have urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other agencies in the state. However, patients are not as likely to get better at walking or moving around, have improvement in bladder control, get better at bathing, have to be admitted to the hospital 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

Proprietary

Certification Date

03/20/1986

Address

1414 W Fair Avenue
Marquette, MI 49855

Phone Number

(906) 225-4545

Geographic Coordinates

46.556822, -87.416014
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

49555, 49808, 49814, 49833, 49841, 49849, 49855, 49861, 49866, 49871, 49876, 49879, 49885
* 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
Marquette
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Marquette County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Michigan
369 (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
Marquette
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Marquette County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Michigan
360 (97.56%) 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
Marquette
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Marquette County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Michigan
340 (92.14%) 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
Marquette
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Marquette County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Michigan
367 (99.46%) 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
Marquette
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Marquette County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Michigan
358 (97.02%) 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
Marquette
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Marquette County
2 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Michigan
362 (98.10%) Offer this Service
United States
8,530 (97.05%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures

Charts

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
66.00%
Marquette
63.50%
Marquette County
63.50%
Michigan
66.23%
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
51.00%
Marquette
57.00%
Marquette County
57.00%
Michigan
64.94%
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
39.00%
Marquette
40.00%
Marquette County
40.00%
Michigan
42.86%
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
58.00%
Marquette
62.00%
Marquette County
62.00%
Michigan
62.65%
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
7.00%
Marquette
15.50%
Marquette County
15.50%
Michigan
20.90%
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%
Marquette
Less Than 5.00%
Marquette County
Less Than 5.00%
Michigan
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
29.00%
Marquette
35.00%
Marquette County
35.00%
Michigan
39.89%
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
49.00%
Marquette
53.50%
Marquette County
53.50%
Michigan
54.37%
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
32.00%
Marquette
39.00%
Marquette County
39.00%
Michigan
52.55%
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
46.00%
Marquette
36.50%
Marquette County
36.50%
Michigan
27.98%
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
45.00%
Marquette
57.50%
Marquette County
57.50%
Michigan
68.50%
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
88.00%
Marquette
86.50%
Marquette County
86.50%
Michigan
81.22%
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
474
Marquette Average
964
Marquette County Average
964
Michigan Average
513
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
13,285
Marquette Average
23,084
Marquette County Average
23,084
Michigan Average
12,002
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
$1,751,117
Marquette Average
$3,325,792
Marquette County Average
$3,325,792
Michigan Average
$1,964,601
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
$132
Marquette Average
$144
Marquette County Average
$144
Michigan Average
$164
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
$3,694
Marquette Average
$3,452
Marquette County Average
$3,452
Michigan Average
$3,830
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

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Marquette at a Glance

Marquette has a total population of 19,661, of which 3,304 are children under the age of 18 and 2,718 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 30.6.

Total Population:
19,661
Median Age:
30.6
Males:
9,548 (48.6%)
Female:
10,113 (51.4%)
Children (0-17):
3,304 (16.8%)
Adults (18-64):
13,639 (69.4%)
Seniors (65+):
2,718 (13.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Marquette
Married:
6,822 (34.7%)
Divorced:
1,610 (8.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Marquette
Hispanic Ethnicity:
152 (0.77%)
White:
18,685 (95.04%)
African American:
162 (0.82%)
Asian:
162 (0.82%)
Pacific Islander:
4 (0.02%)
Indian:
343 (1.74%)
Other:
43 (0.22%)
Two or More:
262 (1.33%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Marquette

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.23, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.23 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
368
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
18
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $48,120 while the median household income is $29,918. Roughly 14.86% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$48,120
Household Income:
$29,918
In Poverty:
14.86%

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