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About Extended Family Care

1860 Charter Lane Suite 208
Lancaster, PA 17601
Phone: (717) 391-6363
Fax: (717) 391-6367
Ownership type: Proprietary
Date certified: 08/11/2000
Provides services to: children, adults, seniors

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Description

Extended family care has built a reputation for delivering an exceptional standard of home health care for children, adults and seniors. We are a jcaho (joint commission on accreditation of healthcare organizations) accredited home health care agency. We are also members of the pennsylvania home care association and southwestern pennsylvania partners for aging. Our well trained, qualified, professional staff members include:

registered nurses (rn)
licensed practical nurses (lpn)
certified nursing assistants (cna)
home health aides
personal care aides
homemakers

home health care services:

high quality home health care services for our patients and their families is our priority. Our qualified professionals help to meet a wide range of short and long term individual needs. Some of the benefits of home health care services include:

care in the comfort of home
peace of mind
licensed and highly qualified staff
maintain quality of life
fewer hospital readmissions
decreased hospital length of stay
fewer emergency room visits
increased medication compliance
continuity of treatments
maximized independence
increased safety
less stress on family caretakers

the following home health services offered are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week:

pediatric care | post hospitalization care | wound care | long term care | private duty skilled & non-skilled| private health care | senior home care | health care for medical conditions

Extended Family Care Services and Certifications

Nursing Care
Physical Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Speech Pathology
Medical Social
Home Health Aid
Medicare

Quality of Care

The quality of care given at Extended Family 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

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Begins Patient Care in Timely Manner:n/a *
93%

91%
Teaches Patients or Family About their Drugs:n/a *
92%

92%
Checks Patients Risk of Falling:n/a *
98%

98%
Checks Patient For Depression:n/a *
95%

96%
Checks on Patients Flu Shot:n/a *
76%

71%
Checks on Patients Pneumonia Shot:n/a *
74%

70%
Foot Care For Diabetes Patients:n/a *
94%

94%
Checks Patients For Pain:n/a *
98%

98%
Treats Patients Pain:n/a *
98%

98%
Treats Heart Failure Symptoms:n/a *
99%

98%
Took Doctor Ordered Action to Prevent Bed Sores:n/a *
96%

95%
Included Treatments to Prevent Bed Sores:n/a *
97%

96%
Checked Patients For the Risk of Bed Sores:n/a *
97%

97%
How Often Patients Improved Walking:n/a *
60%

58%
How Often Patients Improved Getting Out of Bed:n/a *
58%

53%
How Often Patients Improved Bathing:n/a *
65%

64%
How Often Patients Had Less Pain Moving Around:n/a *
67%

66%
How Often Patients Breathing Improved:n/a *
0%

0%
How Often Patients Wounds Healed After Operation:n/a *
90%

90%
How Often Patients Improved Taking Medication by Mouth:n/a *
51%

48%
How Often Patients Needed Urgent Care From the ER:n/a *
12%

12%
How Often Patients Had to be Admitted to the Hospital:n/a *
17%

16%
* This measure currently does not have data or has less than 6 months of data.

Reviews

These Extended Family 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 Extended Family Care to other home care agencies. More Info

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Home Health Team Gave Care in a Professional Way:n/a *
90%

89%
Communicated Well With them:n/a *
88%

86%
Discussed Medicines Pain & Home Safety:n/a *
85%

84%
Gave their Home Health Agency a Rating of 9 or 10:n/a *
86%

84%
Would Recommend the Home Health Agency to Friends & Family:n/a *
82%

80%
Completed Surveys:n/a *59,0161,182,197
Response Rate:n/a *
37%

34%
* No survey results are available for this period.