Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Doctors: Review Quality Information of Home Health Agencies Your Patients Use

Physicians and doctors are responsible for ordering patients to be discharged home with home health care. Many times an established satisfactory relationship can be the primary reason for the continued referrals. However, physicians and doctors now have an easy way to view quality scores on home health care providers caring for their patients.

WhereToFindCare.com provides a simple search that displays a quality score for each home health agency based on Medicare quality data. A quick sort on the quality scores and you can learn who is and isn't exceeding the national average.

If you'd like more information on a specific home health agency- click on their name and you can see each measure and how they performed against national average.Where To Find Home Health Care Quality The image below shows specific information for Managing Pain and Treating Symptoms

Go to WhereToFindCare.com - select Home Health Agencies and enter ZIP
or click here to get a search by state.

Let us know what you think about this information. We are here to help you and your patients find the best quality provider so we are always open to hearing from you.

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