Southern Ohio Medical Center’s Home Health Services was recently announced as one of America’s “Home Care Elite,” meaning it ranked in the top 25% of agencies in the United States. SOMC has achieved has received this honor in seven of the last ten years.
“This is a testimony to the caliber and caring of our Home Care staff,” Director of SOMC Home Health Services Karen Thompson said. “I am thrilled that they have once again received this recognition for their very important work.”
Agencies are ranked by an analysis of publicly available performance measures in quality outcomes, best practice implementation, patient experience, quality improvement and consistency and financial performance.
SOMC Home Health Services is the first hospital-based care agency in Ohio and received Medicare certification in 1966. SOMC Home Health Services are available in Ohio’s Scioto, Adams and Pike counties as well as Kentucky’s Lewis and Greenup counties. SOME Home Health Services also operates an office in Vanceburg, Kentucky.
For more information about SOMC, visit somc.org or facebook.com/SouthernOhioMedicalCenter.