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St. Anthony Home Health Named to 2010 HomeCare Elite

Thursday, 21 October 2010

This annual review has placed St. Anthony in the list of top agencies overall for the fifth consecutive year. Winners are ranked by an analysis of performance measures in quality outcomes, quality improvement and financial performance. The 2010 HomeCare Elite is the only performance recognition of its kind in the home health industry.

“The 2009 HomeCare Elite winners exemplify a commitment to providing their patients with the best possible care while performing at the highest level,” said Amanda Twiss, CEO of OCS HomeCare "We congratulate St. Anthony Home Health on being named as one of the top home care agencies in the country.

Barb Toohey, Director of St. Anthony Home Health, credits St. Anthony’s caring, knowledgeable staff, who work one-on-one with home bound patients for achieving the HomeCare Elite ranking. “We are committed to providing the best care possible to our patients in our community. Every day we focus on the needs of our patients and the ways we can best serve them,” said Toohey. “We want our patients to feel that they are receiving the best care available from our staff.”

“DecisionHealth would like to congratulate St. Anthony Home Health on their achievement as a HomeCare Elite agency, achieving excellent clinical and financial outcomes by providing quality care to their patients, especially during times of such drastic regulatory changes” adds Marci Heydt, executive editor of DecisionHealth’s Home Health Line.

Gary Riedmann, hospital president, added, “Being named five years in a row to the HomeCare Elite list is one way St. Anthony continues to demonstrate our quality commitment to the friends and neighbors in the region. I add my thanks to our Home Health nurses and staff who care for our home health clients.”

More information is available from St. Anthony Home Health by calling 712-794-5279, or by visiting the St. Anthony website,

Pictured in the photo are St. Anthony Home Health staff members: Front (L to R):  Vicki Musfeldt, Cully Magner, Sara Skinner, Angie McCullough, Rachel Chase Back (L to R):  Barb Toohey, Home Health Director; Patty Hauswirth, Crystal Waterbury, Joyce Ferneding, Mary Reiling

Last updated ( Tuesday, 26 October 2010 )

St. Anthony Regional Hospital & Nursing Home
311 S. Clark
Carroll, IA 51401