Choosing a Home Health Agency
There may be a number of agencies to choose from in each community. Here are some questions you should ask prospective home care providers about the services they offer.
Is the agency certified by Medicare?
Continuum is Medicare/Medicaid Certified to provide services in the state of Virginia.
How does this agency compare to other home health agencies throughout the state and nationwide?
Continuum has better outcomes than state home care agencies and national home care agencies, in all measures chosen by Medicare Home Health Compare.
How long has the agency been serving the community?
Continuum has been serving the community for the past 20 years, since 1995.
Is the agency accredited by the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)?
Continuum is accredited by JCAHO.
Does the agency make sure someone oversees the quality of care patients are receiving in their homes?
Each patient receives care from a specific care manager who coordinates the patient's care with their physician and hospital discharge planners.
Making the Right Choice for Home Health Care
- Of more than 700 patients, 86 percent would recommend us to their family and friends, according to our latest patient satisfaction surveys.
Our patients have better outcomes compared with those of other state and national agencies, as measured by Medicare Home Health Compare.