The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application. This download may not be available in some countries.
Search and find all medicare-registered home health agencies in the USA. Great for researching agencies or as a reference for industry professionals. Search near your current location or find all agencies that service a particular zip code. Locate the agency on a map and call the agency directly from your iPhone or iPod touch. Research the services provided and compare quality measures against the state average on color-coded bar graph display. Agencies can be bookmarked as a favorite. A complete list of agencies is available, sorted by state and city. Search is available offline as the database is on the device. Features: - Find nearby home health agencies (you choose the distance from you up to 500 miles). - Research agency services and quality measures - Display agency location on a map inside the application - Find agencies servicing a particular zip code (good for finding agencies for others) - Call an agency with the touch of a button. Uses iPhone to call or Skype to call on the iPod touch (if installed) - Mark agencies as Favorites - Find agencies by State and City - Quality measures compared against the state average - particularly good or bad result are highlighted in green or red. The percent better than the average is shown on bar graphs for easy assessment - Open location in Google Maps app to obtain driving directions - Displays agency type, provider number and date certified The nearby agencies feature works on the iPod touch with location services turned on and a working WiFi connection. Location accuracy on iPod touch will vary. For best results, use a GPS-enabled iPhone. Phone calls can be made with an iPod touch if Skype is installed and a microphone is available. Agency data provided by medicare.gov, Sept 2009 data set. Another fine iPhone application from GroundHum. Visit www.groundhum.com.