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About Marshall County Home Care

Home health program
the bureau of home and community services is the parent agency for the statewide medicare/medicaid certified home health program that serves all alabama counties. Home health care services are provided for homebound patients who meet eligibility requirements. Many treatments and care services previously limited to the hospital are now being provided in the home. Services offered
nursing care, including:
1. Wound care
2. Intravenous therapy
3. Diabetic care
4. Cardiovascular care
5. Post-hospital assessment and teaching
6. Urinary catheter management
home health aide services
medical social work services
occupational and speech therapies
physical therapy (including post-surgical therapy)
reimbursement
medicare and medicaid
bcbs participating provider
other insurances
self-pay
eligibility
eligibility for home health services varies by the insurance or reimbursement source. Hours of operation
the home health program operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Please contact us if you are seeking these services. Bio-monitoring program
the in-home bio-monitoring program combines resources from adph home care, alabama medicaid agency and the university of south alabama to provide an in home monitoring service for specific chronic ilnesses. Medicaid patient 1st patients who have congestive heart failure, diabetes, and/or hypertension may qualify for the in home monitoring program. The patient 1st provider will determine if the patient needs daily monitoring and will provide the orders for the patient to be admitted to the in-home bio-monitoring program. For immediate assistance regarding the in-home bio-monitoring program please contact jacqueline giddens at (334) 206-5685.

Marshall County Home Care Services and Certifications

  •   Nursing Care
  •   Physical Therapy
  •   Occupational Therapy
  •   Speech Pathology
  •   Medical Social
  •   Home Health Aid
  •   Community Health Accreditation Program
  •   State Home Care Member-Organization that Represents Hospice and/or Home Care Agencies
  •   State Licensed Agency
  •   Home Care
  •   Medicare
  •   National Association for Home Care & Hospice Member

Medicare Evaluation of the Quality of Care

The quality of care given at Marshall County Home Care is periodically evaluated by Medicare. The results of the most recent evaluation period are listed below to help you compare home care agencies in your area. More Info

Among patients with a recent hospital stay, the number of patients at this agency that were re-admitted to the hospital was the same as expected and the number that went to the ER without being re-admitted was the same as expected.

Quality of Care:
This
Agency

AL
Begins Patient Care in Timely Manner:

95%

94%
Teaches Patients or Family About their Drugs:

100%

94%
Checks Patients Risk of Falling:

98%

98%
Checks Patient For Depression:

100%

99%
Checks on Patients Flu Shot:

69%

66%
Checks on Patients Pneumonia Shot:

69%

66%
Foot Care For Diabetes Patients:

99%

96%
Checks Patients For Pain:

99%

100%
Treats Patients Pain:

100%

98%
Treats Heart Failure Symptoms:n/a *

98%
Took Doctor Ordered Action to Prevent Bed Sores:

100%

97%
This
Agency

AL
Included Treatments to Prevent Bed Sores:

99%

98%
Checked Patients For the Risk of Bed Sores:

100%

99%
How Often Patients Improved Walking:

68%

69%
How Often Patients Improved Getting Out of Bed:

62%

61%
How Often Patients Improved Bathing:

86%

72%
How Often Patients Had Less Pain Moving Around:

75%

69%
How Often Patients Breathing Improved:

72%

0%
How Often Patients Wounds Healed After Operation:

91%

91%
How Often Patients Improved Taking Medication by Mouth:

70%

58%
How Often Patients Had to be Admitted to the Hospital:

28%

17%
How Often Patients Needed Urgent Care From the ER:

13%

13%
* The number of patient episodes for this measure is too small to report.

Reviews from Patient Surveys

These Marshall County Home Care reviews tell you the opinions of the patients receiving care from agencies that are Medicare-certified. Every participant took the same survey so it is a useful way to compare Marshall County Home Care to other home care agencies. More Info

Patient Surveys:
This
Agency

AL
Home Health Team Gave Care in a Professional Way:

93% *

91%
Communicated Well With them:

88% *

89%
Discussed Medicines Pain & Home Safety:

83% *

87%
Gave their Home Health Agency a Rating of 9 or 10:

91% *

88%
This
Agency

AL
Would Recommend the Home Health Agency to Friends & Family:

90% *

85%
Completed Surveys:50 *25,793
Response Rate:

33% *

32%
* Fewer than 100 patients completed the survey. Use the scores shown, if any, with caution as the number of surveys may be too low to accurately tell how an agency is doing.

Cities Served by Marshall County Home Care

Marshall County Home Care serves ZIP codes that encompass all or part of each of the cities listed below.

Albertville, AL
Arab, AL
Blountsville, AL
Boaz, AL
Crossville, AL
Grant, AL
Guntersville, AL
Horton, AL
Joppa, AL
Laceys Spring, AL
Langston, AL
New Hope, AL
Owens Cross Roads, AL
Scottsboro, AL
Union Grove, AL