Home Health Compare shows how often each home health agency used best practices when caring for its patients and whether patients improved in certain important areas of care. These indicators of home health care quality are also known as 'quality measures.'
The quality measures are divided into the following sections:
- Managing Daily Activities
- Managing Pain and Treating Symptoms
- Treating Wounds and Preventing Pressure Sores (Bed Sores)
- Preventing Harm
- Preventing Unplanned Hospital Care