Awards

2016 HomeCare Elite–Top 500 Home Care Agency in the Nation

Community HomeHealth has again been recognized by HomeCare Elite. This time as one of the top 500 home care agencies in the nation as ranked by an analysis of performance measures in quality outcomes, quality improvement and financial performance. Community HomeHealth has been in the top 25 percent each year since 2008. This prestigious award was won in competition with nearly 9,406 agencies nationwide.

2016 OSHA SHARP: Safety & Health Achievement Recognition Program

The On-site Consultation Program's Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) recognizes employers who operate an exemplary safety and health management system. CHCS's acceptance into SHARP from OSHA is an achievement of status that singles CHCS out among business peers as a model for worksite safety and health. CHCS has been so recognized each year since 2002.

2016 Associate Recognition at the Annual Awards Dinner

CHCS honored four associates of the quarter and scholarship receipants alongside 47 associates who celebrated their employment anniversaries for 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, and 35 years. The combined health care experience of the recipients totaled 470 years.

2016 U.S. News & World Report—Best Nursing Homes

US News & World Report recognizes Eastridge and St. Marys Manor in rankings of Best Nursing Homes. Eastridge and St Marys achieved Five-Star and Quality Ratings from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

HHCAHPS Honors Elite

2015 HHCAPS Honors Elite Recipient

Community HomeHealth has been named a 2015 HHCAHPS Honors elite recipient by Deyta Analytics, a division of HEALTHCAREfirst. HHCAHPS Honors is a prestigious award recognizing home health agencies that continuously provide quality care as measured from the patient's point of view. Deyta holds a special recognition, HHCAHPS Honors Elite, to honor home health agencies scoring above the Deyta National Average on one hundred percent, or all nineteen, of the evaluated questions.

2012 29th Annual HealthCare Advertising Silver Award

CHCS has earned recognition at the 29th Annual HealthCare Advertising Awards for website design excellence for a healthcare system under $900 million in annual revenue.

2011 Governor's Award of Excellence Finalist

Community HealthCare System was named one of five finalists for the Governor's Award of Excellence—the top award given to a business by the state—as part of Business Appreciation Month, the Department of Commerce's annual celebration of Kansas businesses and their contributions to their communities and the state economy.

2011 KU Medical Center Nursing: Heart of Healthcare Award

Established in 1989, the Nursing: Heart of Healthcare Award winners, ten nurses from across the State of Kansas, are chosen based on what they do that is amazing, or above and beyond the call of duty, and their commitment to their profession, peer and patients'. CHCS boasts four winners.

2010 Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development–Business Development Leader of the Year

CHCS was selected Business Development Leader of the Year by the Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development/Kansas State Extension Service, for its entrepreneurial role in forming strategic alliances and partnerships to bring high-quality health care to rural Kansans.