Santa Barbara, CA, August 21, 2015 – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have awarded Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care (VNHC) a four-star rating for top performance.
The ranking is part of the new CMS Quality of Patient Care Star Ratings within its Home Health Compare database, a service on the Medicare.gov website that helps consumers make informed choices about where to seek care.
Nationally, 9,359 home health agencies met the criteria to receive a rating, of which 26.3 percent received four or more stars.
VNHC is among 42 other Visiting Nurse Associations of America member organizations who received top performance ratings. See the list here: http://www.vnaa.org/article_content.asp?article=734
About Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care
Since 1908, Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care has been Santa Barbara’s trusted home care expert. Serving the greater Santa Barbara area, and Santa Ynez and Lompoc Valleys, VNHC provides high quality, comprehensive home health, hospice, and related services necessary to promote the health and well-being of all community residents. For more information on Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care, visit www.vnhcsb.org or call (805) 965-5555.