Contact Information

Rating:
4745 NORTH 7TH STREET, SUITE 240
PHOENIX. AZ 85014
(602) 287-0003
Proprietary
CMS Certification Number: 037232
Medicare certification date2: September 29, 2004
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 AMERICAN PREMIER HOME HEALTH CARE in PHOENIX, AZ.

  • 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.

Quality of Care

The quality of patient care rating provides an indicator of how AMERICAN PREMIER HOME HEALTH CARE performaned compared to other agencies. These measures were selected to give a general overview of agency performance on measures that apply to most people.

Pain and treating symptoms

This agency % Arizona % Nationwide %
· Patients had less pain when moving around 99.4 76.8 77.9
· Patients’ breathing improved 92.9 79.2 77.1
· Patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 99.6 88.7 91.0

Preventing harm

· Began their patients’ care in a timely manner 99.9 96.1 94.1
· Taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 100.0 98.4 98.1
· Checked patients’ risk of falling 100.0 99.7 99.6
· Checked patients for depression 100.0 97.4 97.7
· Made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season 84.4 78.3 78.3
· Made sure that their patients have received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 83.9 82.5 81.2
· For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 100.0 98.0 97.6
· Patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 96.3 65.2 65.8

Daily activities

· Patients got better at walking or moving around 87.7 72.5 74.8
· Patients got better at getting in and out of bed 88.8 73.2 73.7
· Patients got better at bathing 93.9 78.0 77.3

Preventing unplanned hospital care

· Patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room - without being admitted to the hospital 14.1 14.4 13.0
· How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 15.3 14.8 15.8
· Patients, who have had a recent hospital stay, had to be re-admitted to the hospital
» Same As Expected
n/a n/a n/a
· Patients, who have had a recent hospital stay, received care in the hospital emergency room without being re-admitted to the hospital
» Worse Than Expected
n/a n/a n/a

Patient Experience

The purpose of the patient experience survey is to gather information from patients (or their family or friends) about their experiences with a home health agency. These results tell you what patients said about their recent home health care experiences at AMERICAN PREMIER HOME HEALTH CARE.

Survey This agency % Arizona % National %
How often the home health team gave care in a professional way 85 86 88
How well did the home health team communicate with patients 77 83 85
Did the home health team discuss medicines, pain, and home safety with patients 81 80 83
How do patients rate the overall care from the home health agency 78 80 84
Would patients recommend the home health agency to friends and family 70 75 78
Based on the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) Home Health Care Survey.

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* For changes or corrections found on this page, please contact your state agency CASPER/ASPEN coordinator.