Kansas City Palliative Home Care

1500 meadow lake parkway, suite 200Kansas CityMO64114
No Star CMS Rating
82%
Patient Recommended
No 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
n/a
HHCAHPS Survey Summary Star Rating

Fewer than 70 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.

n/a
Star Rating for health team gave care in a professional way

Fewer than 70 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.

87
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team communicated well with them

Fewer than 70 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.

n/a
Star Rating for health team communicated well with them

Fewer than 70 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.

85
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team communicated well with them

Fewer than 70 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.

n/a
Star Rating team discussed medicines, pain, and home safety

Fewer than 70 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.

91
Percent of patients who reported that their home health team discussed medicines, pain, and home safety with them

Fewer than 70 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.

n/a
Star Rating for how patients rated overall care from agency

Fewer than 70 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.

78
Percent of patients who gave their home health agency a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)

Fewer than 70 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.

82
Percent of patients who reported YES, they would definitely recommend the home health agency to friends and family

Fewer than 70 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.

25
Number of completed surveys

Fewer than 70 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.

40
Response rate

Fewer than 70 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.

Quality Measures

HHCAHPS Process Quality Measures
67.9
How often the home health team began their patients' care in a timely manner
93.3
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs
98
How often the home health team checked patients' risk of falling
93.1
How often the home health team checked patients for depression
68.4
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season
83.5
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot)
87.8
With diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor's orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care
53.1
How often patients got better at walking or moving around
46
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed
51.4
How often patients got better at bathing
45.1
How often patients' breathing improved
n/a
How often patients' wounds improved or healed after an operation
The number of patient episodes for this measure is too small to report.
46.5
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth
20.9
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital
11.4
How often patients receiving home health care needed urgent, unplanned care in the ER without being admitted
93.5
How often physician-recommended actions to address medication issues were completely timely
2.26
Changes in skin integrity post-acute care: pressure ulcer/injury

Patient Outcome Statistics

Rates of Discharge to Community and Potentially Preventable Readmissions
63
Observed Number of Discharges to Community
107
Number of Eligible Stays for DTC Measure
58.88
Observed Discharge to Community Rate
71.39
Risk-Standardized Discharge to Community Rate
60.56
Lower Limit of the 95% Confidence Interval on the Risk- Standardized Discharge to Community Rate
2
DTC Comparative Performance Category

Same As National Rate

6
Observed Number of Potentially Preventable Readmissions Following Discharge
113
Number of Eligible Stays for PPR Measure
5.31
Observed Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
3.23
Risk-Standardized Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
2.37
Lower Limit of the 95% Confidence Interval on the Risk- Standardized Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
4.31
Upper Limit of the 95% Confidence Interval on the Risk- Standardized Potentially Preventable Readmissions Rate
2
PPR Comparative Performance Category

Same As National Rate

0.86
How much Medicare spends on an episode of care at this agency, compared to Medicare spending across all agencies nationally
299
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
Gardner, KS
66030
Kansas City, KS
66101, 66102, 66103, 66104, 66106, 66109, 66112, 66160
Lansing, KS
66043
Leavenworth, KS
66048
Leawood, KS
66206, 66209, 66211
Lenexa, KS
66215, 66219, 66220
Mission, KS
66202, 66205
Olathe, KS
66061, 66062
Overland Park, KS
66204, 66207, 66210, 66212, 66213, 66221, 66223, 66224
Prairie Village, KS
66208
Shawnee, KS
66203, 66216, 66217, 66226
Belton, MO
64012
Blue Springs, MO
64014, 64015
Grain Valley, MO
64029
Grandview, MO
64030
Greenwood, MO
64034
Harrisonville, MO
64701
Independence, MO
64050, 64052, 64053, 64055, 64056, 64057
Kansas City, MO
64106, 64109, 64110, 64111, 64112, 64113, 64114, 64116, 64118, 64119, 64123, 64124, 64127, 64130, 64131, 64132, 64133, 64134, 64137, 64138, 64139, 64145, 64151, 64152, 64154, 64155, 64157, 64163
Lees Summit, MO
64063, 64064, 64081, 64082, 64086
Liberty, MO
64068
Odessa, MO
64076
Platte City, MO
64079
Pleasant Hill, MO
64080
Raymore, MO
64083
Riverside, MO
64150
Weston, MO
64098