Our Quality Ratings

Our Quality Ratings

We are proud to share with you the current Quality measures and scores Medicare uses to compare Medicare Home Health Agencies in Florida and Nationally. Remember, the doctor writes the order but it is patient choice of which agency you want to take care of you during your recovery. If you or a loved one are in need of information related to your Medicare Home Health Benefits, Contact Us today or call 561-989-0441 for your free consultation. View Our Quality of Patient Care Scores Here As of June 5, 2014

BOCA HOME CARE INC

4700 NW 2ND AVENUE, STE 402 BOCA RATON, FL 33431
Type of Ownership: Proprietary Agency’s Initial Date of Medicare Certification: 3/9/2005
Medicare-covered Services:

Managing Daily Activities

BOCA HOME CARE INC FLORIDA AVERAGE NATIONAL AVERAGE
How often patients got better at walking or moving around 72% 65% 61%
How often patients got better at getting in and out of bed 64% 59% 57%
How often patients got better at bathing 82% 73% 67%

Managing Pain and Treating Symptoms

BOCA HOME CARE INC FLORIDA AVERAGE NATIONAL AVERAGE
How often the home health team checked patients for pain 100% 99% 99%
How often the home health team treated their patients’ pain 100% 98% 98%
How often patients had less pain when moving around 81% 75% 68%
How often the home health team treated heart failure (weakening of the heart) patients’ symptoms 100% 97% 98%
How often patients’ breathing improved 63% 62% 65%

Treating Wounds and Preventing Pressure Sores (Bed Sores)

BOCA HOME CARE INC FLORIDA AVERAGE NATIONAL AVERAGE
How often patients’ wounds improved or healed after an operation 92% 92% 89%
How often the home health team checked patients for the risk of developing pressure sores (bed sores) 100% 99% 99%
How often the home health team included treatments to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) in the plan of care 100% 87% 92%
How often the home health team took doctor-ordered action to prevent pressure sores (bed sores) 99% 94% 96%

Preventing Harm

BOCA HOME CARE INC FLORIDA AVERAGE NATIONAL AVERAGE
How often the home health team began their patients’ care in a timely manner 99% 94% 92%
How often the home health team taught patients (or their family caregivers) about their drugs 99% 93% 93%
How often patients got better at taking their drugs correctly by mouth 63% 49% 51%
How often the home health team checked patients’ risk of falling 99% 98% 98%
How often the home health team checked patients for depression 98% 98% 98%
How often the home health team determined whether patients received a flu shot for the current flu season 90% 66% 72%
How often the home health team determined whether their patients received a pneumococcal vaccine (pneumonia shot) 90% 65% 71%
For patients with diabetes, how often the home health team got doctor’s orders, gave foot care, and taught patients about foot care 99% 91% 94%

Preventing Unplanned Hospital Care

BOCA HOME CARE INC FLORIDA AVERAGE NATIONAL AVERAGE
How often patients receiving home health care needed any urgent, unplanned care in the hospital emergency room – without being admitted to the hospital 13% 10% 12%
How often home health patients had to be admitted to the hospital 13% 15% 16%