Senior Independence

2740 Airoport Drive, Suite 140, Columbus
Ohio, 43219

 614-433-0031   Maps & Directions
Senior Independence, also known as Ohio Living Home Health - Greater Columbus is a hospice care center situated at Columbus, Ohio. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Senior Independence accommodated approx. 1054 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 85 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 361632. Senior Independence comes under the CMS regional office located at Chicago. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin. Services provided at Senior Independence mainly includes home health aide, counseling, medical social services, medical supply services, nursing services, occupational therapy, physician services, physical therapy, speech pathology services.
Senior Independence provides special care for people who are terminally ill. This involves a team-oriented approach that addresses the medical, physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of the patient. Hospice also provides support to the patient’s family or caregiver.

Complete Hospice Profile:
Ohio Living Home Health - Greater Columbus type, unique identification code, ownership type, accreditation,short term inpatient care type, address, contact number, fax number and all other information is provided as below. Recipients can directly walkin or can call on the below given phone number for appointment.
Hospice ID (CCN) 361632
Hospice’s Ownership Type:Non-Profit
Accreditation UnAccredited
Hospice Address:2740 Airoport Drive, Suite 140, Columbus,
Ohio, 43219
CMS Regional Office Chicago
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Senior Independence with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:27 Dec, 2006
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 14 Feb, 2019
Status at the time of certification survey: In Compliance
Waiver of any life safety code: No
Latest Certification Type: Recertification
Certificate Provider: Chicago CMS Regional Office
Provider's Billing ID: 2724510
MAC Palmetto Gba (nc)
CBSA Code 18140 (Urban)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Senior Independence are stated below it includes number of beneficiaries, average age of beneficiaries accommodated in hospice, total medicare payment amount received by hospice, total charge amount of the hospice.
Beneficiaries 1054
RHC Days (in %) 99
Average Age of Beneficiary 85 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 14,775,780
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 15,960,389
Total Charge Amount $ 21,426,612

Average Service Hours per Day

Senior Independence provided an average of 0.45 hours per day of home health, 0.23 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.04 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Senior Independence have 140 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, 496 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, 208 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Senior Independence rendered hospice services to 361 Male and 693 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Senior Independence provided hospice care to 938 White, 86 Black, 17 Hispanic, Other 13 not disclosed Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Senior Independence, 443 beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 271 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Senior Independence, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 167 of Cancer, 253 of Dementia, 126 of Stroke, 270 of Heart Disease, 106 of Respiratory 132 of Other Diseases

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Senior Independence, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 490 at home, 195 in an assisted living facility, 190 in a long term care or non-skilled nursing facility, 170 in a skilled nursing facility,

Services Provided:
Services available at Senior Independence are mentioned below along with the information that who will provide the service like whether it will be provided by hospice staff or will be arranged from any 3rd source or outer source.
Services AvailableProvided By
Home Health AideHospice Staff
CounselingHospice Staff
Medical Social ServicesHospice Staff
Medical Supply ServicesProvided under Arrangement
Nursing ServicesHospice Staff
Occupational TherapyCombination
Physician ServicesHospice Staff
Physical TherapyCombination
Speech Pathology ServicesProvided under Arrangement

Quality of Patient Care:
Quality of patient care is measured based on the survey done by the patients who received the hospice care, as well as the experiences of their informal primary caregivers. Main points included in the survey are treatment preferences, beliefs/values addressed (if desired by the patient), pain screening, pain assessment, dyspnea screening, dyspnea treatment,patients treated with an opioid who are given a bowel regimen.
Measure NameScore (in %)National Average
Treatment Preferences 99.998.3
Beliefs/Values Addressed (if desired by the patient) 99.393.6
Pain Screening 98.893.9
Pain Assessment 96.477.7
Dyspnea Screening 98.597.3
Dyspnea Treatment 94.494.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen 96.093.3
Employee Count:
Senior Independence employee information is available below according to the service area, it is also divided among volunteer and employed count.
Services Employed CountVolunteer Count
Home Health Aide80
Counseling1 0
Medical Social Services10
Registered Nurses70
Practical/Vocational Nurses1 0
Other Personnel5 0
Physician Services1 0
Authorized/Official Person Profile:
Officially authorized person to contact for any management issues or complaints of this hospice are as below. Person's position and contact details are also mentioned below.
Name: Laurence C Gumina
Position: Ceo
Contact Number: 614-888-7800
Professional Identification Codes:
NPI number stands for National Provider Identifier which is a unique 10-digit identification number issued to health care providers in the United States by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
NPI details of stated hospice are as mentioned below.
NPI Number: 1386651313
Parent Organization: Ohio Living
NPI Enumeration Date: 02 Aug, 2006
NPI Last Update On: 27 Jan, 2019
Medical Licenses:
Hospice can have one or more medical licenses for different specialities in the same state or different states. Related medical licenses for Senior Independence are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Home Health OhioPrimary
Other Medical Identifiers:
Other legacy medical identifiers of the hospice such as Medicaid, Medicare PIN, NSC, UPIN etc. are mentioned as below.
Business Mailing Address:
Business mailing address can be used for mailing purpose only, for visiting purpose patients need to refer above mentioned address.
Address: 2740 Airport Dr Ste 140,
Columbus, Ohio
Zip: 43219-2296
Phone Number: 614-433-0031
Fax Number: --
Patients can reach Ohio Living Home Health - Greater Columbus at 2740 Airoport Drive, Suite 140, Columbus, Ohio or can call to book an appointment on 614-433-0031.

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