For Immediate Release
September 8, 2017

Contact: Christa Martin, 256-386-4107
christa.martin@helenkeller.com



Keller Home Care and Keller Hospice Honored by SHPBest™


Sheffield, Ala. - Keller Home Care and Keller Hospice were honored in the recently released 2016 SHPBest™ results. This program is administered by Strategic Health Programs (SHP) to recognized agencies and providers that consistently provide high quality service to their patients. The 2016 award recipients were determined by reviewing and ranking the overall satisfaction score for more than 2,200 home health providers and over 850 hospice providers in the SHP database.

Keller Home Care was named a "Superior Performer", ranking in the top 20 percent of providers. Keller Hospice was named a "Premier Performer", ranking in the top 5 percent of providers. Both Keller Home Care and Keller Hospice are part of a joint venture partnership between Helen Keller Hospital and LHC Group, a national provider of post-acute care services.

"We congratulate our partners and colleagues at Keller Home Care and Keller Hospice for their SHPBest recognitions," said Paul Storey, president of Helen Keller Hospital. "This honor is a confirmation of the mission our organizations share - to continue our joint pursuit of excellence in providing for the health and well-being of our patients."