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Olympic Medical Home Health Named as a Top Agency in the 2018 HomeCare Elite

November 7, 2018 -
PORT ANGELES – ABILITY® Network has announced Olympic Medical Home Health as a Top Agency of the 2018 HomeCare Elite, a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. For 13 years, HomeCare Elite has annually identified the top 25 percent of Medicare-certified agencies.

The ranking is developed by ABILITY Network, a leading information technology company helping providers and payers simplify the administrative and clinical complexities of health care. It is sponsored by DecisionHealth, publisher of Home Health Line and the Complete Home Health ICD-10-CM Diagnoses Coding Manual. 

"I would like to congratulate the team at Olympic Medical Home Health and thank them for their commitment to providing consistently high-quality care,” said Christine Lang, senior director for ABILITY Network. "During a time of increasing demands on home health professionals’ time and attention, these caregivers and leaders have demonstrated that they have prioritized their patients and created a solid foundation for serving their communities and partnering with other healthcare providers.”

"The Home Health division has experienced significant growth in recent years. I feel very fortunate that we have such dedicated staff who take great care to meet this ever increasing need in our community,” says Lorraine Wall, chief nursing officer, hospital chief operating officer. 

Olympic Medical Home Health has averaged about 385 patients under its care on any given day and has 78 staff members. As of the end of September, Home Health had made more than 38,600 home visits in 2018.  

Joan Warren, director of Olympic Medical Home Health, credits the clinical expertise of her staff and their compassionate way of providing patient care with the agency’s ability to achieve recognition as one of the Home Care Elite. "This award means a tremendous amount to our Home Health staff as it demonstrates that the work they do makes a difference in our patients’ lives.”

Olympic Medical Center (Clallam County Public Hospital District No. 2) is a comprehensive, award-winning health care provider for more than 70,000 residents of Clallam County. It has served the community since its establishment on Nov. 1, 1951, and is governed by a seven-member, publicly elected board. Olympic Medical is a sole community hospital and rural referral center, and a charter member of both the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (2003) and the Swedish Health Network (2011). Olympic Medical provides inpatient services at its 67-bed acute-care facility in Port Angeles, including a level-three trauma designated emergency department, surgical services, and labor and delivery. OMC’s outpatient services include cardiac, imaging, physical therapy and rehabilitation, laboratory, sleep medicine, surgical services, home health, physician clinics and comprehensive regional cancer care at locations in Port Angeles and Sequim. 

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