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Does Alterna Care, Inc offer the following services?
Bathing, using the toilet, and dressing
Help taking or dispensing medication
Care for the terminally ill
1 of 1 users say no
For appointments, groceries, etc.
Meal planning/prep, laundry, etc.
Floors, bathrooms, etc.
Trained for Alzheimer's, dementia, etc.
Help remembering to take medications
Service Area for Alterna Care
Overall Rating 3.0 / 5.0 ★★★★★
Ebony Wilson ★★★★★ 8 months ago
not what I expected.
Megan Whitlow ★★★★★ 3 weeks ago
Nikki Squires ★★★★★ a month ago
Bonnie Mcglothlin ★★★★★ 8 months ago
Nicole T ★★★★★ 9 months ago
Alterna Care Services
- Nursing Care
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech Pathology
- Medical Social
- Home Health Aid
- Home Care
Medicare Evaluation of the Quality of Care
The quality of care given at Alterna 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 worse than expected.
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|Foot Care For Diabetes Patients:|
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|Treats Heart Failure Symptoms:|
|Took Doctor Ordered Action to Prevent Bed Sores:|
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|How Often Patients Improved Walking:|
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|How Often Patients Improved Bathing:|
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|How Often Patients Needed Urgent Care From the ER:|
Reviews from Patient Surveys
These Alterna 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 Alterna Care to other home care agencies. More Info
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|Completed Surveys:||n/a *||50,337||1,160,737|
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Cities Served by Alterna Care
Alterna Care serves ZIP codes that encompass all or part of each of the cities listed below.
Glen Carbon, IL
Mount Auburn, IL
Mount Olive, IL
Mount Sterling, IL
New Berlin, IL
New Holland, IL
Pleasant Plains, IL
White Hall, IL