MOULTRIE -- Quality improvement efforts at Colquitt Regional Home Health are being noticed.

Colquitt Regional Home Health has received recognition for "statistically significant improvement" in four areas of measurement of patient care. A plaque recognizing Colquitt Regional Home Health's quality improvement was recently presented to the agency by the Georgia Medical Care Foundation (GMCF), the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Georgia.

GMCF works with home health agencies participating in the Home Health Quality Initiative (HHQI), which is administered through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

"Colquitt Regional Home Health is pleased that its quality improvement efforts have earned this recognition," said Joyce Dickerson, director of Colquitt Regional Home Health. "We are even more pleased at how the work of our dedicated staff positively impacts the quality of care for our patients."

Colquitt Regional Home Health provides home health care for residents of Colquitt County and Worth County.

More information about HHQI can be obtained at www.medicare.gov (select Home Care Compare) or by calling 1-800-MEDICARE.



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