MORGANTOWN — Care Partners Home Health and Preston Memorial HomeCare were named Premier Performers in the recently released 2017 SHPBest™ recognition program results, ranking in the top 5 percent of providers.
The program is administered by Strategic Health Programs (SHP) to recognize home health agencies that consistently provide high quality service to the patients and families under their care.
The 2017 SHPBest award recipients were determined by reviewing and ranking the overall satisfaction scores for more than 2,400 home health providers, including several in West Virginia. In addition, award recipients were required to achieve a score better than or equal to the SHP national average throughout the period for each of the publicly reported quality measure domains.
Care Partners Home Health serves Morgantown and the surrounding area, while Preston Memorial HomeCare serves Kingwood and the surrounding region.
Both are part of LHC Group, a national provider of in-home healthcare services with 30,000 employees operating at more than 780 locations in 37 states.
Keith Myers, LHC Group chairman and CEO, said in a news release that “Quality patient care at a local and personal level is our highest priority. Their outstanding performance has helped our company earn a reputation as the industry leader in providing high-quality care for patients, families, and communities around the nation.”
Strategic Healthcare Programs is a leader in data analytics and benchmarking that drive daily clinical and operational decisions – providing solutions that bring real-time data to post-acute providers, hospitals, physician groups and ACOs to better coordinate quality care and improve patient outcomes.