Allina Home Care named to the HomeCare Elite Top 500
MINNEAPOLIS 11/30/2010--Allina Home & Community Services today announced that it has been named one of the top 500 home health agencies in the country, according to the 2010 HomeCare Elite™ for the third consecutive year.
Now in its fifth year, the HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of home health agencies in the United States and further highlights the top 100 and top 500 agencies overall. Winners are ranked by an analysis of performance measures in quality outcomes, quality improvement, and financial performance.
"The 2010 HomeCare Elite winners continue to demonstrate a commitment to providing their patients with the best possible care while performing at the highest level," said Amanda Twiss, CEO of OCS HomeCare. "We congratulate Allina on being one of the top home care agencies in the country."
Jan Usset, Allina Home Care director, credits the dedication and commitment of home care staff members with the company’s ability to rank as one of the HomeCare Elite. "To be recognized at a national level is no small feat and is an honor to the great staff," she said.
The 2010 HomeCare Elite is the only performance recognition of its kind in the home health industry. The data used for this analysis were compiled from publicly available information. The entire list of the 2010 HomeCare Elite agencies can be viewed by visiting the OCS HomeCare website at ocshomecare.com.
About Allina Hospitals & Clinics
Allina Hospitals & Clinics is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services, providing care throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina owns and operates 11 hospitals, more than 90 clinics, and health care services, including home care, hospice and palliative care, oxygen and medical equipment, pharmacies and emergency medical transportation.
About OCS HomeCare
As the industry leader in benchmarking, reporting and analytics, OCS HomeCare empowers home health and hospice organizations with results-driven data intelligence, plus the largest and most accurate comparative database. Home care providers, payers, associations, government agencies, vendors, and consultants all turn to OCS HomeCare to elevate decision-making, raise the bar on results, and bring home positive outcomes. For more information about OCS HomeCare, please visit ocshomecare.com or call 888-325-3396.
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