West Oregon Home Health

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Springfield, Oregon (OR).

West Oregon Home Health is a for-profit home care agency based at 4660 Main Street Building A Suite 100 2 in Springfield, OR. The agency services an area over 2,300 square miles in size with over 290,000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 1982. A total of 1,275 Medicare visits were made to 61 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $187,961 for these services.

West Oregon Home Health offers nursing care, physical therapy, and occupational therapy services. Patients of this agency are not as likely to have to be admitted to the hospital less often and need urgent unplanned medical care less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

08/26/1982

Address

4660 Main Street Building A Suite 100 2
Springfield, OR 97478

Phone Number

(541) 746-0482

Geographic Coordinates

44.045742, -122.953228
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Service Areas

97401, 97402, 97404, 97405, 97408, 97412, 97413, 97424, 97426, 97441, 97446, 97448, 97449, 97454, 97455, 97463, 97467, 97477, 97478, 97487, 97488
* 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
Lane County
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Oregon
57 (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
Lane County
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Oregon
53 (92.98%) 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
No
Lane County
5 (83.33%) Offer this Service
Oregon
49 (85.96%) 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
Lane County
6 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Oregon
57 (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
Lane County
5 (83.33%) Offer this Service
Oregon
50 (87.72%) 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
No
Lane County
5 (83.33%) Offer this Service
Oregon
54 (94.74%) Offer this Service
United States
8,530 (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
28.00%
Lane County
22.33%
Oregon
20.93%
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%
Lane County
Less Than 5.00%
Oregon
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
27.00%
Lane County
18.00%
Oregon
22.20%
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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70.00%
Lane County
79.33%
Oregon
73.88%
United States
63.67%

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
61
Lane County Average
507
Oregon Average
363
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
1,275
Lane County Average
7,670
Oregon Average
6,331
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
$187,961
Lane County Average
$1,505,029
Oregon Average
$1,152,535
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
$147
Lane County Average
$196
Oregon Average
$182
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
$3,081
Lane County Average
$2,970
Oregon Average
$3,171
United States Average
$4,270

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Last Modified

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Springfield at a Glance

Springfield has a total population of 52,864, of which 14,396 are children under the age of 18 and 5,423 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 32.1.

Total Population:
52,864
Median Age:
32.1
Males:
25,862 (48.9%)
Female:
27,002 (51.1%)
Children (0-17):
14,396 (27.2%)
Adults (18-64):
33,045 (62.5%)
Seniors (65+):
5,423 (10.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Springfield
Married:
21,167 (40.0%)
Divorced:
6,234 (11.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Springfield
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,651 (6.91%)
White:
47,386 (89.64%)
African American:
374 (0.71%)
Asian:
588 (1.11%)
Pacific Islander:
162 (0.31%)
Indian:
730 (1.38%)
Other:
1,632 (3.09%)
Two or More:
1,992 (3.77%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Springfield

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.38, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.38 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
202
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
18
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $38,399 while the median household income is $33,031. Roughly 17.73% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$38,399
Household Income:
$33,031
In Poverty:
17.73%

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