Cass County Home Care Ranks in Top 7% of Home Health Providers Nationwide


March 29th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

Officials with Cass County Home Care (CCHC) have announced that the company has been ranked in the top seven percent of home health agencies in the United States by a recent HealthInsight report. HealthInsight is a private, non-profit organization recognized as a leader in defining health care values, transparency and public reporting. Rankings are computed using publicly reported data from CMS Home Health Compare, a report on the quality of care provided by Medicare-certified home health agencies. 

CCHC site manager Denise Coder credits experience, knowledgeable staff and the organization’s ongoing focus on innovation with its ability to rank as one of the country’s top agencies. Cass County Home Care is a full-service, integrated home health care provider, serving patients in southwestern Iowa. Comprehensive services include nursing care, personal care and home support, rehabilitation therapy, respiratory therapy, infusion therapy, palliative and hospice care. CCHS is part of Iowa Health Home Care, which manages multiple home health affiliates throughout the state of Iowa. Iowa Health Home Care is an affiliate of Iowa Health System. In all, only eight Iowa agencies ranked in the national top 10 percent of the nearly 9,000 home health agencies reviewed.