UPMC HOME HEALTHCARE OF WESTERN PA NPI 1992207914

Home Health in Kane, PA

NPI 1992207914 Organization Home Health CLIA Number 39D0963561 CLIA Certificate of Waiver Overall Rating

About UPMC HOME HEALTHCARE OF WESTERN PA

Upmc Home Healthcare Of Western Pa is a provider established in Kane, Pennsylvania specializing in home health. The NPI number of Upmc Home Healthcare Of Western Pa is 1992207914 and was assigned on March 2018. The practitioner's primary taxonomy code is 251E00000X. The provider is registered as an organization and their NPI record was last updated May 2021. The authorized official of this NPI record is Robert Griffith (Cfo)

According to the Home Health Compare program data, Upmc Home Healthcare Of Western Pa has overall quality rating based on the provider's performance on seven separate quality measures including: timely initiation of care, improvement in ambulation, bed transferring, bathing, shortness of breath, management of oral medications and relapse in acute care hospitalizations. The Quality of Patient Star Rating for this provider is 4.5 out of 5 and summarizes some of the current health care provider performance measures.

The CLIA number of Upmc Home Healthcare Of Western Pa is 39D0963561 registered as a "home health agency" facility with a CLIA Certificate of Waiver. This CLIA certificate is issued to Upmc Home Healthcare Of Western Pa to perform only waived tests. CLIA defines waived tests as simple tests with a low risk for an incorrect result. Waived tests include certain tests listed in CLIA regulations, tests cleared by the FDA for home use and tests approved by the FDA for waived status and that meet CLIA waiver criteria.

NPI

1992207914

Provider NameUPMC HOME HEALTHCARE OF WESTERN PA
Provider Location Address628 N FRALEY ST KANE, PA 16735
Provider Mailing Address628 N FRALEY ST KANE, PA 16735
NPI Entity TypeOrganization
Is Sole Proprietor?N/A
Is Organization Subpart?Yes
Enumeration Date03-06-2018
Last Update Date05-19-2021


Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code251E00000X
ClassificationHome Health
TypeAgencies
Taxonomy DescriptionA public agency or private organization, or a subdivision of such an agency or organization, that is primarily engaged in providing skilled nursing services and other therapeutic services, such as physical therapy, speech-language pathology services, or occupational therapy, medical social services, and home health aide services. It has policies established by a professional group associated with the agency or organization (including at least one physician and one registered nurse) to govern the services and provides for supervision of such services by a physician or a registered nurse; maintains clinical records on all patients; is licensed in accordance with State or local law or is approved by the State or local licensing agency as meeting the licensing standards, where applicable; and meets other conditions found by the Secretary of Health and Human Services to be necessary for health and safety.

Business Address

UPMC HOME HEALTHCARE OF WESTERN PA
628 N FRALEY ST
KANE, PA
ZIP 16735
Phone: (814) 437-5171

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Mailing Address

UPMC HOME HEALTHCARE OF WESTERN PA
628 N FRALEY ST
KANE, PA
ZIP 16735
Phone:



Authorized Official

Authorized Official Name ROBERT GRIFFITH
Authorized Official TitleCFO
Authorized Official Phone(724) 778-4606

Nursing Home Compare Information

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services publishes Home Health Compare quality of care data to provide consumers an easy way to compare "Medicare-certified" home health agencies throughout the nation. "Medicare-certified" home health agencies are approved by Medicare and meet certain federal health and safety requirements.

The Home Health Compare information helps consumers learn how well home health agencies care for their patients, how often each agency used best practices when caring for its patients and what patients said about their recent home health care experience.

Quality of Patient Care Rating Quality of Patient Care Rating
The quality of patient care star rating summarizes 8 of the 23 quality measures reported on Home Health Compare. It provides a single indicator of an agency's performance compared to other agencies.
- 4 out of 5 stars - UPMC HOME HEALTHCARE performed better than most other agencies on selected measures.
Ownership Type Ownership Type
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. Each agency needs to be judged on its own merits.
Non - Profit Other
Offers Nursing Care Offers Nursing Care?
The home health agency offers 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. Examples include: giving IV drugs, shots, or tube feedings; changing dressings; and teaching about diabetes care. Any service that could be done safely by a non-medical person (or by yourself) without the supervision of a nurse isn’t skilled nursing care. Medicare covers home health skilled nursing care that's part time and intermittent.
Yes
Offers Physical Therapy Offers Physical Therapy?
The home health agency offers treatment of injury and disease by mechanical means, like heat, light, exercise, and massage.
Yes
Offers Occupational Therapy Offers Occupational Therapy?
The home health agency offers services given to help you return to usual activities (like bathing, preparing meals, and housekeeping) after illness either on an inpatient or outpatient basis.
Yes
Offers Speech Therapy Offers Speech Therapy?
The home health agency offers services to 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.
Yes
Offers Medical Social Services Medical Social Services?
The home health agency offers services to help with social and emotional concerns related to your illness. This might include counseling or help in finding resources in your community.
Yes
Offers Home Health Aide Offers Home Health Aide?
The home health agency offers part time or intermittent services to help with daily living activities.
Yes
Medicare Certification Date03-17-1995
How often patients got better at walking or moving around? How often patients got better at walking or moving around?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which the patient improved in ability to ambulate.
87%
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed? How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which the patient improved in ability to get in and out of bed.
88.4%
How often patients got better at bathing? How often patients got better at bathing?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which the patient got better at bathing self.
86%
How often patients' breathing improved? How often patients' breathing improved?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which the patient became less short of breath or dyspneic.
100%
How often patients' wounds improved or healed after an operation? How often patients' wounds improved or healed after an operation?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which the patient demonstrates an improvement in the condition of surgical wounds.
78.5%
How often patients developed new or worsened pressure ulcers? How often patients developed new or worsened pressure ulcers?
This quality measure shows percentage of quality episodes in which the patient has one or more Stage 2-4 pressure ulcers present at discharge that are new or worsened since the beginning of the quality episode.
How often the home health team began their patients' care in a timely manner? How often the home health team began their patients' care in a timely manner?
This quality measure shows the percentage of episodes of care initiated or resumed on the date the physician ordered, or within within 24-48 hours of referral.
100%
How often the home health team taught patients or their family caregivers about their drugs? How often the home health team taught patients or their family caregivers about their drugs?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which patient/caregiver was instructed on how to monitor the effectiveness of drug therapy, how to recognize potential adverse effects, and how and when to report problems.
99.6%
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth? How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which the patient improved in ability to take their medicines correctly (by mouth).
15.1%
How often the home health team checked patients' risk of falling? How often the home health team checked patients' risk of falling?
This quality measure shows how often the home health team checked patients' risk of falling. This multifactor fall risk assessment conducted for all patients who can ambulate.
100%
How often the home health team checked patients' risk of falling? How often the home health team checked patients' risk of falling?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes in which patients were screened for depression using a standardized depressionscreening tool at start or resumption of care.
100%
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season? How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a flu shot for the current flu season?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which patients received the influenza immunization for the current flu season.
77%
How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumonia shot? How often the home health team made sure that their patients have received a pneumonia shot?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes during which patients were determined to have ever received Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (pneumonia shot).
84.3%
How often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care? How often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes in which diabetic foot care and patient/caregiver education were included in the physician-ordered plan of care and implemented (at the time of orat any time since the most recent SOCorROC assessment).
98.7%
How often physician-recommended actions to address medication issues were completed timely? How often physician-recommended actions to address medication issues were completed timely?
This quality measure shows the percentage of home health quality episodes forwhich a drug regimen review was conducted at the start of care or resumption of care and completion of recommended actions from timely follow-up with a physician occurred each time potential clinically significant medication issues were identified throughout that quality episode.
86.5%

CLIA Information

The Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) of 1988 applies to facilities or sites that test human specimens for health assessment or to diagnose, prevent, or treat disease. The CLIA Program sets standards for clinical laboratory testing and issues certificates. The NPI / CLIA crosswalk information for the NPI number 1992207914 is:

CLIA Number39D0963561
Facility TypeHOME HEALTH AGENCY
Certificate TypeCertificate of Waiver

Other Providers at the same location


The following provider is registered at the same or nearby location.

NPI Name / Type Taxonomy Address
1023299146UPMC KANE
Organization
Home Health628 N FRALEY ST SUITE 3
KANE, PA 16735
(814) 837-5171

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