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Awards

We are proud to have received the following recent awards from various sources:

  •      2014 – Pinnacle Quality Insight – Best in Class for Care of Patients
  •      2014 – Pinnacle Quality Insight – Best in Class for Communication
  •      2014 – Pinnacle Quality Insight – Best in Class for Specific Care Issues
  •      2014 – Pinnacle Quality Insight – Best in Class for Caring Staff
  •      2014 – Pinnacle Quality Insight – Best in Class for Client Recommendation
  •      2014 – Health Insight Quality Award – Best of State Nominee
  •      2012 Health Insight Quality Award – Top 10% in the Nation in Outcomes
  •      2011 Health Insight Quality Aware – Top 10% in the Nation in Outcomes

Award-2011_largeHome Health Quality Award Criteria

(as viewed on the following website:  www.healthinsight.org )

The 2014 HealthInsight Home Health Quality Award criteria consist of three major components:

1. The agency ranks in the 90th percentile using current ranking methods: Based on the 22 available quality measures and a minimum of one-full year of data.

2. The agency has no condition of participation level deficiencies on their last Medicare certification survey: HealthInsight will verify this information.

3. The agency demonstrates the following:

  • A quality improvement project completed in the last six-months that targets a quality measure(s) and promotes an element(s) of patient-centered care.
    • Elements of patient-centered care:
      • Respect for patient values, preferences, and expressed needs
      • Coordination and integration of care
      • Information, communication, education
      • Physical comfort
      • Emotional support
      • Involvement of family and friends
      • Transition and continuity

Home health agencies that the criteria will be awarded the HealthInsight Home Health Quality Award for 2014.

2009 Davis Chamber of Commerce Award for Innovation

awardWe actively participate in the National Home Health Quality Improvement Campaign (HHQI) and have received the following recognition from HHQI within the past year:

•High Level of Quality Care of Home Health Patients
•High Level of Oral Medication Management

We are members of the following associations:

•Utah Association for Home Care (UAHC)
•Utah Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (UHPCO)
•Home Care and Hospice Financial Managers Association

Our latest CAHPS survey 12-month average scores are as follows:

  • 93%Care of Patients   (6% higher than the National Average of 87%)
  • 88%Communications with Providers   (3% higher than the National Average of 85%)
  • 78%Specific Care Issues   (2% higher than the National Average of 76%)
  • 85%Care from Home Health Providers (2% higher than the National Average of 83%)
  • 84%Recommend to Family and Friends (4% higher than the National Average of 80%)

-   Our most recent 3 month average is 93%


nurseawardOur Wonderful Applegate HomeCare & Hospice Heber City/Park City nurse Kristen Tooley RN, was honored at the 20th Annual Honors for Nursing celebration. She was nominated for this honor by one of her Hospice patient’s family members for the excellent care she delivered not only to her patient but to the family as well. Taking place at the Little America hotel, she  joined other nurses on National Nurses Day (May 12th) to receive her recognition and celebrated the profession of Nursing. We are so proud to have Kristen as a member of our team!

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