Best Home Health

Detailed report on the home care agency located in Evanston, Wyoming (WY).

Best Home Health is a for-profit home care agency based at 1575 S Highway 150 Suite L in Evanston, WY. The agency services an area over 7500 square miles in size with over 50000 residents. It was certified by Medicare in 2004. A total of 3753 Medicare visits were made to 69 home care agency patients in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $394268 for these services.

Best Home Health offers nursing care, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, medical social, and home health aide services. Patients of this agency are more likely to get better at walking or moving around, get better at getting in and out of bed, have their bladder control improve, have to be admitted to the hospital less often, and 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 taking their medicines correctly and be short of breath less often, when compared to other state home care agencies.

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Ownership Type

Proprietary

Certification Date

12/16/2004

Address

1575 S Highway 150 Suite L
Evanston, WY 82930

Phone Number

(307) 789-2899

Geographic Coordinates

41.033447, -110.966313
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a street level.

Service Areas

82210, 82901, 82930, 82932, 82933, 82935, 82936, 82939, 82942, 83101, 83114, 83116, 83121, 83124
* 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
Evanston
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Uinta County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
27 (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
Evanston
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Uinta County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
22 (81.48%) 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
Evanston
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Uinta County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
23 (85.19%) 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
Evanston
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Uinta County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
26 (96.30%) 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
Evanston
2 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Uinta County
2 (66.67%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
17 (62.96%) 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
Evanston
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Uinta County
3 (100.00%) Offer this Service
Wyoming
27 (100.00%) Offer this Service
United States
8530 (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
62.00%
Evanston
47.50%
Uinta County
47.50%
Wyoming
59.26%
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
64.00%
Evanston
64.50%
Uinta County
64.50%
Wyoming
63.52%
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
23.00%
Evanston
22.00%
Uinta County
22.00%
Wyoming
28.06%
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
44.00%
Evanston
49.00%
Uinta County
49.00%
Wyoming
59.21%
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
18.00%
Evanston
24.00%
Uinta County
24.00%
Wyoming
23.74%
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%
Evanston
Less Than 5.00%
Uinta County
Less Than 5.00%
Wyoming
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
55.00%
Evanston
46.50%
Uinta County
46.50%
Wyoming
35.24%
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
65.00%
Evanston
58.00%
Uinta County
58.00%
Wyoming
48.47%
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
64.00%
Evanston
43.00%
Uinta County
43.00%
Wyoming
37.27%
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
20.00%
Evanston
25.00%
Uinta County
25.00%
Wyoming
26.74%
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
69.00%
Evanston
67.00%
Uinta County
67.00%
Wyoming
67.41%
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
69
Evanston Average
80
Uinta County Average
80
Wyoming Average
124
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
3753
Evanston Average
4325
Uinta County Average
4325
Wyoming Average
3277
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
$394268
Evanston Average
$384614
Uinta County Average
$384614
Wyoming Average
$415608
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
$105
Evanston Average
$89
Uinta County Average
$89
Wyoming Average
$127
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
$5714
Evanston Average
$4828
Uinta County Average
$4828
Wyoming Average
$3341
United States Average
$4270

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Tuesday, July 01, 2008 11:48 PM MST

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Nearby Home Care Agencies

  1. Home Care Agency
    Uinta Home Health Care
    Located 16.25 miles away in Evanston at PO Box 728.
  2. Home Care Agency
    Tender Heart Home Care
    Located 20.56 miles away in Evanston at PO Box 2130.
Note: There are a total of 2 agencies within 25 miles of this provider.

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Evanston at a Glance

Evanston has a total population of 11507, of which 3840 are children under the age of 18 and 826 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 30.7.

Total Population:
11507
Median Age:
30.7
Males:
5788 (50.3%)
Female:
5719 (49.7%)
Children (0-17):
3840 (33.4%)
Adults (18-64):
6841 (59.5%)
Seniors (65+):
826 (7.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Evanston
Married:
4969 (43.2%)
Divorced:
1137 (9.9%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Evanston
Hispanic Ethnicity:
839 (7.29%)
White:
10620 (92.29%)
African American:
18 (0.16%)
Asian:
46 (0.40%)
Pacific Islander:
9 (0.08%)
Indian:
122 (1.06%)
Other:
477 (4.15%)
Two or More:
215 (1.87%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Evanston

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.25, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.25 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
93
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
8
Rehab Centers:
2

Wealth

The median family income is $47220 while the median household income is $42019. Roughly 11.37% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$47220
Household Income:
$42019
In Poverty:
11.37%

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