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Success Stories

Learning from others’ experiences can be both motivating and inspiring.  On this page, we feature a wide range of compelling accounts of how home health providers from all over the United States are implementing best practices to improve quality for their patients.

If you have a success story you'd like to share, we'd love to hear it. Email us and let us know how you've made improvements at your agency.

Document name    DescriptionModified
 .pdfACH Reduction: Call the Nurse First campaign
All Care dials up intensity of campaign to reduce ACH12/12/2013 12:06:37 PM
 .pdfACH Reduction: Communicating with Physicians
Gentiva's communication initiatives decrease ACH rates12/12/2013 12:07:28 PM
 .pdfACH Reduction: Electronic Medical Records
Complete Home Care upgrades to electronic medical record and brings down ACH rates12/12/2013 12:07:07 PM
 .pdfACH Reduction: Patient Education Tools
HomePlus strives to achieve best ACH rates in the nation 12/12/2013 12:07:39 PM
 .pdfACH Reduction: Telemonitoring, Chronic Navigation, Care Transitions
Three-prong approach helps New Jersey Agency reduce ACH12/12/2013 12:07:51 PM
 .pdfBehavorial Health Care
A Holistic Approach to Behavioral Health Issues & Home Health Care (included in Underserved Populations BPIP)12/12/2013 9:47:57 AM
 .pdfCare Transitions
Care transitions work group helps providers understand capabilities, limitations12/12/2013 10:17:56 AM
 .pdfCare Transitions
Monthly meetings help Seton Home Health reduce rehospitalization rates12/12/2013 12:31:46 PM
 .pdfCare Transitions Coaching
Health coaches help reduce rehospitalization rates at New York's Northeast Health12/12/2013 11:12:50 AM
 .pdfCare Transitions: Staff & Patient Tools
Program gives Miami agency new take on care transitions 12/12/2013 12:35:24 PM
 .pdfCAUTI Rate Reduction
Tennessee Home Health Agency Finds Success with CAUTI Rate Reduction12/12/2013 10:01:30 AM
 .pdfCross Settings Care Coordination
Meeting hospital case managers helps Texas home health agency coordinate care12/12/2013 12:04:29 PM
 .pdfFalls Prevention: EHR
Electronic messaging makes reporting falls easier 12/12/2013 12:27:10 PM
 .pdfFalls Prevention: Physical Therapy
High-risk patients begin physical therapy day one at Holyoke VNA12/12/2013 12:26:54 PM
 .pdfHome-based primary care for chronically ill, homebound patients
Eddy Visiting Nurses Association partners with St. Peter's Health Partners Medical Associates to address the care needs of high-risk population5/17/2016 10:40:08 AM
 .pdfImmunizations: Influenza
Successfully Implementing Employee Influenza Vaccine Policy 12/12/2013 12:06:17 PM
 .pdfLife Maps Model by All About You! Home Care Services
Learn about this innovative model developed to address patient non-adherence9/26/2016 12:15:16 PM
 .pdfOral Medication Management
Lakeland Home Care sustains improvement in oral medication rates12/12/2013 11:02:24 AM
 .pdfOral Medication Management
Large agency relies on teamwork to improve, sustain oral medication rates12/12/2013 9:45:09 AM
 .pdfPatient Adherence Tools
Personal health planner helps Amedysis' patients reach goals12/12/2013 12:10:23 PM
SunCrest telemonitoring program focuses on heart failure12/12/2013 12:32:57 PM
Telemonitoring helps Atlanta agency maintain 60-day ACH rate12/12/2013 12:33:14 PM
 .pdfTelemonitoring: Chronic Care Management
VNA Community Care looks at innovative ways to manage chronic care12/12/2013 12:38:28 PM
 .pdfTelemonitoring: Patient Succcess Story
Telemonitoring a shared experience for Georgia couple12/12/2013 12:08:09 PM