Awards and certifications
HomeCare Elite™: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
For nine consecutive years, Community Home Health has been named one of the nation’s top-performing home health agencies. The HomeCare Elite™ is an annual review identifying the top 25 percent of 10,000 Medicare-certified agencies nationwide. Winners are ranked by an analysis of performance measures in quality outcomes, quality improvement, and financial performance. Our patients had fewer emergency room visits and hospitalizations while healing at home, resulting in faster recovery and lower medical costs.
Community is accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP). CHAP is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body that recognizes excellence in community-based healthcare. CHAP attests that Community delivers quality services through consistent measurement of and compliance with high standards of care.
Community is Medicare-certified which means that Medicare pays for the cost of home health and hospice services that we provide to Medicare patients. Community meets Medicare health and safety standards for home health agencies and hospices, and participates in rigorous survey inspections.
Community is licensed by the states of Washington and Oregon to provide skilled nursing and therapy care. Home caregivers are licensed, certified, bonded and drug screened. Our agency and staff meet state requirements to ensure excellent patient care and safety.