Carter Healthcare earns 5 star rating in Florida
August 11, 2016 -
Carter Healthcare locations in Melbourne-Orlando and Boca Raton have each been awarded a five start rating from The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) in the Quality of Patient Care Star Rating.
The CMS five star quality rating system rates the nation’s home health agencies on a one to five star scale based on nine of the 29 process and outcome measures during a 12-month period. This star rating provides a single indicator of an agency’s performance compared to other agencies.
“Earning a five star rating for Melbourne-Orlando and Boca Raton is a huge achievement,” said Brad Carter, chief operations officer at Carter Healthcare. “Our team members consistently strive to provide the very best care to help people live better lives and these ratings prove how they have been successful at providing this highest care.”
Carter Healthcare, with its five star rating, is able to distinguish itself from other providers in Florida. Carter Healthcare of Melbourne-Orlando has maintained a five star rating since January 2016. The average star rating in Florida is three and a half stars while the average in the U.S. is three stars. Additional information about the ratings can be found at www.medicare.gov/homehealthcompare.
Since 1989, Carter Healthcare, headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, has been a leading healthcare provider focused on delivering outcomes-based results and the highest quality of home health, hospice, at-home medical equipment and pharmacy services to thousands of clients in the comfort of their homes. With locations in Florida, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Texas, Carter Healthcare continues to help people live better lives. Find out more information about Carter Healthcare at www.carterhealthcare.com.