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AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF TUSCALOOSA
4116 WATERMELON ROAD
NORTHPORT. AL 35473
(866) 297-8253
Proprietary
CMS Certification Number: 017300
Medicare certification date2: September 17, 1976
The is the date the home health agency was certified to participate in the Medicare program.

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.


Services Offered

List of services offered at AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF TUSCALOOSA in NORTHPORT, AL.

  • Nursing Care Services

    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.

  • Physical Therapy Services

    Treatment of injury and disease by mechanical means, like heat, light, exercise, and massage.

  • Occupational Therapy Services

    Services given to help you return to usual activities (like bathing, preparing meals, and housekeeping) after illness either on an inpatient or outpatient basis.

  • Speech Therapy Services

    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.

  • Medical Social Services

    Services to help you with social and emotional concerns related to your illness. This might include counseling or help in finding resources in your community.

  • Home Health Aide Services

    Part time or intermittent services to help you with your daily living activities.


Home Health Agency Report

In 2016, AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF TUSCALOOSA charged a total of $11,676,550 to Medicare for a total of 3,238 (non-LUPA) home health episodes provided to 1,689 Medicare beneficiaries.

The report covers only calendar year 2016.

Percentage of patients with these chronic conditions
Atrial Fibrillation 21% Alzheimer's 39%
Asthma 38% Cancer 13%
Congestive Heart Failure 40% Chronic Kidney Disease 50%
COPD 35% Depression 42%
Diabetes 43% Hyperlipidemia 68%
Hypertension n/a Ischemic Heart Disease 50%
Osteoporosis 15% RA / OA 72%
Schizophrenia 11% Stroke 12%
Average Number of Visits, per episode
Total non-LUPA Episodes3238
Total LUPA Episodes399
Skilled Nursing Visits7.7
Physical Therapy Visits6.8
Occupational Therapy1.4
Speech Therapy0.9
Home Health Aide2.6
Medical-Social Visits0.1
Demographics
Medicare Beneficiaries 1689
Average Age 76
Male 596
Female 1093
White 1383
Black 297
Asian n/a
Hispanic n/a
Other n/a

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