Intrepid USA recognized among home health care elite

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Local provider ranked among best in the nation for quality and performance

Intrepid USA Healthcare Services in Elizabethtown and its branch locations in Bardstown, Lebanon and Leitchfield have been named to the 2012 HomeCare EliteTM, a compilation of the top-performing home health providers in the United States. This is the sixth time in the past seven years the organizations have been honored as HomeCare Elite providers.
The HomeCare Elite winners are recognized for superior achievement on measures of quality outcomes, process measure implementation, patient experience, quality improvement and financial performance. As the only performance recognition of its kind in the home health industry, the HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of Medicare-certified providers and further highlights the Top 100 and Top 500 providers overall. Intrepid USA has 10 providers on the 2012 list, including Elizabethtown.
Elizabethtown Admin-istrator Deborah Duncan credits her organization’s constant focus on providing quality care for its ability to earn the HomeCare Elite designation.
“We are pleased and proud to be recognized among the top providers in our industry again this year,” Duncan said. “We have a wonderful team of dedicated professionals who are committed to delivering the best possible care to our patients.”
Located at 2411 Ring Rd. in Elizabethtown, Intrepid USA provides home health care and rehabilitation services. Intrepid employs more than 1,800 personnel nationwide and operates 79 locations in 21 states. For more information about Intrepid USA or its services, please visit www.intrepidusa.com or call (270) 763-9242.
The HomeCare Elite is co-sponsored by the National Research Corporation (also known as OCS HomeCare) and DecisionHealth. The data used for this analysis were compiled from publicly available information. The entire list of 2012 HomeCare Elite providers can be downloaded by visiting the National Research Corporation website.