Care Connection

Detailed report on the home care agency located in High Point, North Carolina (NC).

Care Connection is a non-profit home care agency based at 1801 Westchester Drive in High Point, NC. The agency services an area over 600 square miles in size with over 310000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1984. A total of 253 Medicare visits were made to 15 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $29340 for these services.

Care Connection 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 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

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Certification Date

09/19/1984

Address

1801 Westchester Drive
High Point, NC 27262

Phone Number

(336) 889-8446

Geographic Coordinates

35.943646, -80.033945
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

27107, 27260, 27262, 27263, 27265, 27282, 27284, 27292, 27313, 27317, 27350, 27360, 27370
* 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
High Point
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Guilford County
7 (100.00%) Offer this Service
North Carolina
166 (100.00%) Offer this Service
United States
8789 (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
High Point
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Guilford County
7 (100.00%) Offer this Service
North Carolina
158 (95.18%) Offer this Service
United States
7902 (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
High Point
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Guilford County
7 (100.00%) Offer this Service
North Carolina
152 (91.57%) Offer this Service
United States
7452 (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
High Point
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Guilford County
7 (100.00%) Offer this Service
North Carolina
164 (98.80%) Offer this Service
United States
8535 (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
High Point
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Guilford County
6 (85.71%) Offer this Service
North Carolina
153 (92.17%) Offer this Service
United States
7155 (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
High Point
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Guilford County
7 (100.00%) Offer this Service
North Carolina
166 (100.00%) Offer this Service
United States
8530 (97.05%) Offer this Service

Quality Measures

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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
27.00%
High Point
21.67%
Guilford County
21.43%
North Carolina
25.02%
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%
High Point
Less Than 5.00%
Guilford County
Less Than 5.00%
North Carolina
Less Than 5.00%
United States
Less Than 5.00%

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%
High Point
30.00%
Guilford County
28.00%
North Carolina
31.01%
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
36.00%
High Point
63.33%
Guilford County
66.71%
North Carolina
65.67%
United States
63.67%

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
15
High Point Average
1149
Guilford County Average
777
North Carolina Average
611
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
253
High Point Average
23853
Guilford County Average
15443
North Carolina Average
14007
United States Average
12553

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
$29340
High Point Average
$3492748
Guilford County Average
$2459793
North Carolina Average
$2161903
United States Average
$1698103

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
$116
High Point Average
$146
Guilford County Average
$159
North Carolina Average
$154
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
$1956
High Point Average
$3040
Guilford County Average
$3164
North Carolina Average
$3536
United States Average
$4270

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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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    Located 8.53 miles away in High Point at 4001 Piedmont Parkway.
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Note: There are a total of 17 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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High Point at a Glance

High Point has a total population of 85839, of which 22317 are children under the age of 18 and 10188 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.4.

Total Population:
85839
Median Age:
34.4
Males:
41022 (47.8%)
Female:
44817 (52.2%)
Children (0-17):
22317 (26.0%)
Adults (18-64):
53334 (62.1%)
Seniors (65+):
10188 (11.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in High Point
Married:
37365 (43.5%)
Divorced:
7105 (8.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in High Point
Hispanic Ethnicity:
4197 (4.89%)
White:
51985 (60.56%)
African American:
27275 (31.77%)
Asian:
2872 (3.35%)
Pacific Islander:
17 (0.02%)
Indian:
392 (0.46%)
Other:
1950 (2.27%)
Two or More:
1348 (1.57%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in High Point

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.36, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.36 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
571
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
7
Medical Suppliers:
35
Rehab Centers:
6

Wealth

The median family income is $48057 while the median household income is $40137. Roughly 12.93% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$48057
Household Income:
$40137
In Poverty:
12.93%

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