Visiting Nurse Association of Florida Inc

10177 cortez blvdBrooksvilleFL34613
4 Star CMS Rating
84%
Patient Recommended
4 Star Patient Rating

Services

Types of services offered to patients
Offers Nursing Care Services
Offers Home Health Aide Services
Offers Physical Therapy Services
Offers Occupational Therapy Services
Offers Speech Pathology Services
Offers Medical Social Services

Ratings

HHCAHPS Survey Result Star Ratings
4
HHCAHPS Survey Summary Star Rating
4
Star Rating for health team gave care in a professional way
89
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team communicated well with them
4
Star Rating for health team communicated well with them
88
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team communicated well with them
5
Star Rating team discussed medicines, pain, and home safety
87
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team discussed medicines, pain, and home safety with them
4
Star Rating for how patients rated overall care from agency
87
Percent of patients who gave their home health agency a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)
84
Percent of patients who reported YES, they would definitely recommend the home health agency to friends and family
215
Number of completed surveys
34
Response rate

Quality Measures

HHCAHPS Process Quality Measures
99.9
How often the home health team began their patients' care in a timely manner
99.8
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
100
How often the home health team checked patients' risk of falling
99.5
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
80.8
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season
81.3
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
99.7
With diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor's orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care
86.5
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
85.6
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
90.4
How often patients got better at bathing
85.8
How often patients' breathing improved
97
How often patients' wounds improved or healed after an operation
82.8
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
13.4
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
10.8
How often patients receiving home health care needed urgent, unplanned care in the ER without being admitted
98.3
How often physician-recommended actions to address medication issues were completely timely
n/a
Changes in skin integrity post-acute care: pressure ulcer/injury

Patient Outcome Statistics

Rates of Discharge to Community and Potentially Preventable Readmissions
582
Observed Number of Discharges to Community
691
Number of Eligible Stays for DTC Measure
84.23
Observed Discharge to Community Rate
90.24
Risk-Standardized Discharge to Community Rate
87.17
Lower Limit of the 95% Confidence Interval on the Risk- Standardized Discharge to Community Rate
1
DTC Comparative Performance Category

Better Than National Rate

15
Observed Number of Potentially Preventable Readmissions Following Discharge
418
Number of Eligible Stays for PPR Measure
3.59
Observed Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
3.52
Risk-Standardized Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
2.61
Lower Limit of the 95% Confidence Interval on the Risk- Standardized Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
4.66
Upper Limit of the 95% Confidence Interval on the Risk- Standardized Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
2
PPR Comparative Performance Category

Same As National Rate

1.03
How much Medicare spends on an episode of care at this agency, compared to Medicare spending across all agencies nationally
902
Number of episodes of care used to calculate how much Medicare spends on an episode of care at this agency, compared to Medicare spending across all agencies nationally

Service Area

Areas Served by the Home Health Agency
Anthony, FL
32617
Astor, FL
32102
Belleview, FL
34420
Beverly Hills, FL
34465
Brooksville, FL
34601, 34602, 34603, 34604, 34613, 34614
Bushnell, FL
33513
Citra, FL
32113
Clermont, FL
34711
Crystal River, FL
34428, 34429
Dade City, FL
33523
Dunnellon, FL
34431, 34432, 34433, 34434
Eustis, FL
32726, 32736
Floral City, FL
34436
Fort Mc Coy, FL
32134
Fruitland Park, FL
34731
Gainesville, FL
32605, 32607, 32641
Grand Island, FL
32735
Groveland, FL
34736
Hernando, FL
34442
Homosassa, FL
34446, 34448
Howey in the Hills, FL
34737
Inglis, FL
34449
Inverness, FL
34450, 34452, 34453
La Crosse, FL
32658
Lady Lake, FL
32159
Lake Panasoffkee, FL
33538
Lecanto, FL
34461
Leesburg, FL
34748, 34788
Mascotte, FL
34753
Morriston, FL
32668
Mount Dora, FL
32757
Ocala, FL
34470, 34471, 34472, 34473, 34474, 34475, 34476, 34479, 34480, 34481, 34482
Ocklawaha, FL
32179
Oxford, FL
34484
Reddick, FL
32686
Silver Springs, FL
34488
Sorrento, FL
32776
Sparr, FL
32192
Spring Hill, FL
34606, 34607, 34608, 34609
Summerfield, FL
34491
Sumterville, FL
33585
Tavares, FL
32778
The Villages, FL
32162, 32163
Umatilla, FL
32784
Webster, FL
33597
Wildwood, FL
34785
Yalaha, FL
34797