AccentCare UC San Diego Health at Home

UC San Diego Health and AccentCare have clinically integrated their home care agencies to form AccentCare UC San Diego Health at Home, a joint venture home health company. All services are delivered with a compassionate, patient-focused approach to help ensure exceptional care. As a leader in post-acute home healthcare services, AccentCare UC San Diego Health at Home provides comprehensive care, guidance and support for a wide variety of needs, including complex, chronic conditions.

Mission

Our compassionate, qualified teams partner with community healthcare providers to deliver consistently exceptional care for patients and their families.

Who We Serve

Using leading technology, supportive staff and innovative care and payment models, we are committed to serving the many and varied needs of patients, families, healthcare professionals and strategic partners.

Patients and Families

Our caring, dedicated and trained team members provide a wide variety of care options from personal, non-medical care to Medicare-certified skilled nursing, rehabilitative therapy, hospice and care management. Our licensed agencies offer experience, proprietary programs and innovative technology to help ensure optimal levels of health for you or your loved ones.

Healthcare Professionals

We focus on improving outcomes for our patients and results for our healthcare partners. Our experience and approach yield fewer unplanned re-hospitalizations and faster starts of care than the national average for home healthcare.4

WE MEET A WIDE RANGE OF NEEDS WITH EXCEPTIONAL OUTCOMES THAT ARE ABOVE THE OVERALL NATIONAL AVERAGE FOR HOME HEALTH COMPANIES AS MEASURED BY THE CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES.

Clinical excellence including cardiac, respiratory and orthopedic cases with an overall average of 54% fewer unplanned 30-day re-hospitalizations5

STAR ratings distribution for various outcome and process measures

OUR OUTCOMES ARE SUPPORTED BY OUR DEDICATION TO TECHNOLOGY, CARE MODELS, STAFFING AND TRAINING:

Point-of-care technologies that integrate data to enable better, faster and more efficient care

Tele-monitoring to enable early intervention

Proprietary disease-specific RightPath® programs, which are based on expert clinical guidelines

Optimized clinical staffing to provide specialized care, including palliative care and behavioral health management

Rigorous personnel training requirements with over 200 mandatory online modules


4Strategic Healthcare Partners (SHP), October 2014 5Overall average percent of heart failure, COPD and joint rehabilitation patients enrolled in AccentCare, Inc.’s RightPath™ programs who were readmitted to a hospital within 30 days of discharge compared to the overall average of like home healthcare patients in general as reported by Stone, J and Hoffman, G. Medicare Hospital Readmissions: Issues, Policy Options and PPACA, Congressional Research Service.
Collaborative Partners

Forward-thinking collaboration is critical to innovation. We  partner with progressive physician groups, community facilities, payers and healthcare systems to create custom home-based care solutions to meet their unique challenges as well as the needs of patients they serve. Our experience spans the full spectrum of care including a wide range of post-acute services. Our innovative partnerships include customer-specific associations in provider-of-choice, joint venture and government demonstration relationships.

In more than 30 strategic healthcare partnerships we are continuing to build on a foundation of excellence to improve the healthcare system for our partnerships and patients.

WE ACHIEVE THIS BY:

Implementing effective care models for patients with acute and chronic needs including proprietary clinical pathways, care management and transition services across the full continuum of care

Developing and implementing payment models, including bundled payments to reduce the cost of care.

Utilizing innovative technology to collect performance and outcome data such as HEDIS and STAR measures at the point-of-care, addressing care gaps for patients and improving clinical outcomes

Recognizing that every partner, as well as every patient, is different, we strive to meet the unique and specific needs of all we serve. The result is more effective and more efficient care, along with improved clinical outcomes and operational efficiencies.

OUR PROGRAMS INCLUDE:

RecoveryCare Designed for at-risk patients who need an extra level care to help ensure their recovery, this program includes RecoveryCare Transitions™ and RecoveryCare Intensive™.

High-risk condition management This service offers intensive on-going home care for complex or fragile patients to help manage their chronic conditions in the home.

PalliativeCare This specialized care is focused on relief from symptoms while supporting emotional, social and spiritual well-being.

QuiltCare™ Our high-touch services surround our clients with the care they need to live safely and comfortably at home.

Career Seekers

To learn more about services in your area, find a location here or call 1-800-834-3059.

Our Services

Skilled Home Healthcare

Whether aiding with recovery or managing a chronic illness, AccentCare UC San Diego Health at Home can help individuals achieve their optimal levels of health wherever they call home.

Helping our patients avoid emergency room visits and unplanned re-hospitalizations is at the core of what we do. We help accomplish this by ensuring safe and smooth transitions home from hospital stays and providing professional skilled nursing and therapies, including attention to medication management and fall prevention. Our qualified team members serve patients in California with a wide variety of needs with our proprietary RightPath® programs designed for specific conditions including Cardiac Disease, CHF (congestive heart failure), COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), Diabetes and Late Life Depression. Many of our home healthcare offices carry the distinction of the HomeCare Elite award, designating the top 25% of home healthcare agencies among the nearly 10,000 eligible Medicare-certified agencies in the country.

Skilled Home Healthcare can include, but is not limited to*:

Skilled Nursing

  • Assessment and observation
  • Teaching and training
  • Health procedures
  • Management and evaluation
  • Palliative care
  • Behavioral health (including Late-Life Depression and Dementia)

Rehabilitative Therapies

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech-language pathology

*Specific services may vary by location

If you’re not sure what type of care is right for you or your loved one, contact us at 1-800-834-3059 or visit Care Resources to learn more.

For a full list of our services, contact us at 1-800-834-3059.

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Home Healthcare Overview

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