ATHENS-LIMESTONE HOMECARE is a Proprietary, Medicare Certified, home health care agency located in ATHENS, AL. This agency has been certified to participate in Medicare programs since August 12, 1992 and given a rating of 5.0 stars. A rating if 4-5 stars would mean the agency performed better than others regarding care practices and outcome.
Updated: 04/14/2019 — See below for more information on ATHENS-LIMESTONE HOMECARE, including the services they offer, quality of care and patient experience.
1 Home health agencies can be run by private for-profit corporations, non-profit corporations, religious affiliated organizations or government entities. The type of ownership may affect agency resources and how services are organized. Quality can vary in home health agencies within each of the different types of ownership.
2 Agencies that are Medicare Certified are able to participate in Medicare related programs.
List of services offered at ATHENS-LIMESTONE HOMECARE in ATHENS, AL.
Care given or supervised by registered nurses. Nurses provide direct care; manage, observe, and evaluate a patient’s care; and teach the patient and his or her family caregiver.
Treatment of injury and disease by mechanical means, like heat, light, exercise, and massage.
Services given to help you return to usual activities (like bathing, preparing meals, and housekeeping) after illness either on an inpatient or outpatient basis.
This is the study of communication problems. Speech therapists assist with problems involving speech, language, and swallowing. Communication problems can be present at birth or develop after an injury or illness, like a stroke.
Part time or intermittent services to help you with your daily living activities.
Locations serviced by ATHENS-LIMESTONE HOMECARE.
In 2016, ATHENS-LIMESTONE HOMECARE charged a total of $4,879,285 to Medicare for a total of 792 (non-LUPA) home health episodes provided to 522 Medicare beneficiaries.
The report covers only calendar year 2016.
|Congestive Heart Failure||44%||Chronic Kidney Disease||51%|
|Hypertension||n/a||Ischemic Heart Disease||50%|
|Osteoporosis||16%||RA / OA||62%|
|Total non-LUPA Episodes||792|
|Total LUPA Episodes||63|
|Skilled Nursing Visits||8.4|
|Physical Therapy Visits||6.1|
|Home Health Aide||0.9|