South County Home Health

South County Home Health Awards & Recognitions

South County Home Health is constantly monitoring the quality of its care through both internal review and independent evaluation. We consistently earn superior scores and exceed the national average in home health comparisons through the Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services.

Our goal is to provide you with the highest quality care available. Below is a list of our accomplishments.

Joint Commission Accredited

South County Home Health is fully accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), which evaluates and accredits more than 20,000 healthcare organizations and programs in the United States.

An independent, not-for-profit organization, TJC is the nation's predominant standards-setting and accrediting body in healthcare. Since 1951, TJC has maintained state-of-the-art standards that focus on improving the quality and safety of care provided by healthcare organizations. TJC's comprehensive accreditation process evaluates an organization's compliance with these rigorous standards and other stringent accreditation requirements.

The mission of The Joint Commission is to continuously improve the safety and quality of care provided to the public through the provision of healthcare accreditation and related services that support performance improvements in healthcare organizations.

HomeCare Elite

South County Home Health has been named to the 2008, 2009, 2013, 2014, and 2015 HomeCare Elite, a compilation of the most successful Medicare-certified home health care providers in the United States. This annual review identifies the nation’s top 25% of agencies, ranked by an analysis of performance measures in quality outcomes, quality improvement and financial performance.

Home Health Compare

Home Health Compare has information about the quality of care provided by “Medicare-certified” home health agencies throughout the nation. “Medicare-certified” means the home health agency is approved by Medicare and meets certain Federal health and safety requirements.

South County Home Health consistently ranks in the top 20% nationally of home health care agencies.