Mississippi HomeCare of Gulfport earns 5-star rating

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' Five-Star Quality Rating System has recognized Mississippi HomeCare of Gulfport with a 5-star rating in patient satisfaction.

The Gulfport home health provider achieved the highest rating possible in the patient satisfaction category.

Mississippi HomeCare of Gulfport is part of LHC Group, a national provider of post-acute care services with over 10,000 employees operating more than 350 locations in 25 states.

"The CMS star ratings are among the healthcare industry's best indicators of who is providing best-in-class service," said Keith Myers, LHC Group chairman and CEO.

The system ranks providers for quality of patient care and patient satisfaction and LHC Group saw 29 provider locations achieve a 5-star rating in at least one of the two categories.