Awards & Recognition
Medicare 5-Star Highest Quality Rating
Medicare has awarded A Care Connection Home Health with its highest quality Five-Star Rating for providing exceptional care according to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) current measures of health care provider performance.
“Nothing is more important than ensuring that our clients receive the highest quality of care whenever they turn to us,” said Debbie Young, RN, BSN, and CEO of A Care Connection Home Health. “We are honored to be the most highly ranked home health agency in Jacksonville and the surrounding areas. These rankings are a testimony to quality, safety, and remarkable service from our team of outstanding caregivers.”
Young credits this achievement to the outstanding clinical team at A Care Connection Home Health and their dedication to providing exceptional care. “Our clinicians have a heart for making a difference in our clients’ lives, finding solutions to help them remain independent in their homes for as long as safely possible, and delivering care of uncompromising quality,” she says.
“The entire organization shares in this commitment, as evidenced by this prestigious award. We hand-pick each clinician to join our unique, multi-disciplinary team of incredible caregivers. Our outstanding clinical outcomes and superior customer service could not happen without our amazing team. We congratulate each one of our five-star caregivers and support team for their contribution in earning this award of excellence.”
2014 HHCAHPS Honors Award
In February 2015, A Care Connection Home Health was named a 2014 HHCAHPS Honors recipient, a prestigious award established by Deyta that recognizes home health agencies that continuously provide quality care as measured from the client’s point of view. A Care Connection Home Health is also one of only two agencies in Jacksonville, Florida to receive this prestigious award.
“HHCAHPS Honors recognizes agencies that are dedicated to delivering quality care, and it shows in their client satisfaction scores. We are honored to partner with these top performers,” said Kevin Porter, President and CEO of Deyta.
Debbie Young, BSN, RN, credits the outstanding clinical team and their dedication to providing exceptional care with this prestigious award. “The quality of our clinicians who have a passion for loving and helping others truly sets us apart,” Young said. “Our outstanding clinical outcomes and superior customer service could not happen without our amazing team. Their commitment to creating an atmosphere of love, passion for supporting recovery, and dedication to quality teamwork is being rewarded. It is an honor and a blessing.”
Since 2013, A Care Connection has received the HomeCare Elite Top Agency award for excellent customer service and outcomes. This makes A Care Connection one of the top 500 home health agencies in the nation.
HomeCare Elite lists the top-performing home health agencies in the United States, compiled annually by OCS HomeCare and DecisionHealth.
The review identifies the top 25 percent of Medicare-certified agencies and further highlights the top 100 and top 500 agencies overall. Winners rank according to an analysis of performance measures in quality outcomes, process measure implementation, client experience, quality improvement and financial performance.
To learn more about our award-winning care and what sets us apart, check out our services. If you think home health may be beneficial for you or a loved one or are interested in private in-home care, set up your complimentary consultation today or call (904) 899-5520.