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California Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who have new or worsened pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are a reliable indicator of the quality of nursing care a facility provides.

B+
6.95%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This figure measures the percent of long-term residents that had a fall resulting in serious injury. This is one of the statistics we use in determining nursing scores.

A-
1.78%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This indicates the percentage of residents that sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many experts to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . UTI's are routinely linked to worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this datapoint may be misleading for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for urinary tract infections.

A-
1.69%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This indicates the percent of residents who were prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These drugs are sometimes used to treat a variety of medical conditions, including dementia.

A-
10.4%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percentage of residents prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are prescribed to residents experiencing anxiety and depression.

A-
14.21%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This is the percent of residents demonstrating depressive symptoms. Increased levels of depression may be an indicator worse patient care.

A
0.97%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This tells you the percentage of residents who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.

B+
94.67%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This tells you the percentage of residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time.

A-
9.21%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Measures the percent of long-term stay patients that retained mobility levels. Many in the industry believe that the ability to move around is vital to residents' health.

C
12.94%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This is the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.

B-
1.88

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.

A-
12.94

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between fewer emergency room visits and the overall quality of short-term care.

B
9.82

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This is the percentage of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Higher levels of autonomy with activities of daily living generally correlates with superior rehabilitation.

B+
71.87%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

California's
Nursing Home Quality
B
B
Long-Term Care
A-
Inspection Reports
B
Nurse Quality
B
Short-Term Care
More information about California
Number of Hospitals: 383
Number of Dialysis facilities: 697
Number of Medicaid beds: 118,040

Best Nurse Quality

  1. Dept of State Hospitals - Napa D/P Snf
  2. Canterbury Woods
  3. Mountains Community Hospital Distinct Part Skilled Nursing
  4. Rady Children's Convalescent Hospital D/P Snf
  5. Trinity Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility
California is ranked as the 29th best state in the nation for nurse quality.

Best Short Term Care

  1. California Pacific Medical Ctr- Davies Campus Hospital
  2. Valley Memorial Hospital Snf
  3. Providence Little Co of Mary Transitional Care Center
  4. Desert Regional Medical Center D/P Snf
  5. San Francisco Towers
California is ranked as the 32nd best state in the nation for short term care.

Best Long Term Care

  1. Veterans Home of California - Chula Vista
  2. Crestwood Treatment Center
  3. Eden Valley Care Center
  4. West Haven Healthcare
  5. Socal Post-Acute Care
California is ranked as the 34th best state in the nation for long term care.

Best Health Inspection Rating

  1. Glendale Adventist Medical Center Distinct Part/Skilled Nursing Facility
  2. Caremeridian
  3. Northern Nevada State Veterans Home
  4. Carson Tahoe Transitional Rehabilitation Center
  5. Advanced Health Care of Sacramento
California is ranked as the 41st best state in the nation for inspection ratings.

California cities

City # of Nursing Homes # of Dialysis within 10 miles # of Hospitals within 10 miles Average Nursing Home Rating
Alameda53117
B+
Alhambra56229
B+
Aliso Viejo1178
B
Anaheim153618
B
Antioch272
A
Apple Valley143
C
Arcadia24115
B-
Artesia25318
B-
Atascadero111
A
Atwater141
D
Auburn511
B+
Bakersfield11117
C
Baldwin Park43116
B-
Banning220
B
Barstow211
B+
Beaumont340
B-
Bell Gardens47426
D
Bellflower45621
B-
Berkeley51910
B
Brea12411
A-
Buena Park25020
B-
Burbank23426
C
Burlingame1136
A
Camarillo383
B+
Campbell2288
B
Canoga Park31713
B+
Carlsbad353
A+
Carmichael81710
A-
Castro Valley5166
B+
Ceres1124
D
Chatsworth22013
C
Chico541
B-
Chino1196
B+
Chowchilla200
D
Chula Vista4172
A-
Citrus Heights1135
B+
Claremont32110
B
Clovis294
B-
Colton22011
C
Compton16221
D
Concord5125
B+
Corona3103
D
Costa Mesa42814
B
Covina42410
B
Culver City34523
B-
Cupertino3186
B
Daly City32315
A-
Danville243
A+
Davis231
B+
Delano321
C
Downey47224
D
Duarte62812
B-
El Cajon12103
B
El Centro141
A-
El Monte85219
B-
Elk Grove1113
A-
Encinitas321
A
Encino12718
B
Escondido733
A-
Eureka313
B
Fair Oaks1135
A-
Fairfield452
A
Fallbrook100
A+
Folsom1103
A-
Fontana2185
D
Fountain Valley13319
B+
Fremont7113
B+
Fresno20146
B
Fullerton73816
B+
Garden Grove64021
B+
Gardena85918
B-
Gilroy121
B-
Glendale144927
B-
Glendora52110
C
Granada Hills42315
B-
Grass Valley411
B+
Greenbrae232
A
Hacienda Heights14411
A-
Hanford341
B-
Hawthorne34613
F
Hayward16196
B
Healdsburg221
A-
Hemet721
B
Highland2127
B-
Hollister101
A
Huntington Beach32813
B
Huntington Park18026
B-
Indio292
B
Inglewood56023
D
Irvine12515
A
La Crescenta1179
B-
La Habra23614
B
La Jolla278
A-
La Mesa72111
B+
La Mirada24716
B
La Verne11710
A
Laguna Hills382
B
Lake Forest272
B+
Lakeport211
B-
Lakeside140
B
Lancaster572
C
Lawndale13910
D
Lemon Grove22313
B
Lincoln131
B-
Livermore411
A-
Lodi571
B
Loma Linda3208
B
Lomita23413
C
Lompoc211
A
Long Beach263614
B-
Los Altos2116
B+
Los Angeles797131
C
Los Banos200
B+
Los Gatos4103
A
Lynwood47624
C
Madera231
B-
Manteca263
B-
Martinez2135
A-
Marysville132
F
Menlo Park1107
C
Merced641
B-
Mill Valley163
A
Milpitas1318
B
Mission Hills22113
A-
Modesto10134
B-
Monrovia13315
C
Montclair2188
B+
Montebello26726
D
Monterey420
B+
Monterey Park26731
B+
Montrose21714
B-
Moreno Valley176
P
Morgan Hill221
B+
Mountain View3208
A-
Murrieta253
C
Napa532
A-
National City52213
B+
Newbury Park162
A+
Newhall1103
D
Newport Beach31610
B+
North Hills12315
B-
North Hollywood63828
C
Northridge12314
B
Norwalk75718
B-
Novato122
C
Oakdale111
D
Oakland192412
B
Oceanside142
B+
Ojai201
B
Ontario4196
B-
Orange43016
C
Oroville311
C
Oxnard484
B-
Pacific Grove320
A
Pacifica2135
A+
Palm Desert392
B-
Palm Springs432
B
Palo Alto386
B+
Panorama City22214
B-
Paramount36022
D
Pasadena165025
B-
Perris172
B+
Petaluma533
B
Pico Rivera46223
C
Pittsburg272
B
Placerville401
A-
Pleasant Hill295
B+
Pleasanton284
A+
Pomona102612
C
Porterville622
B
Poway342
B+
Rancho Cordova185
A-
Rancho Cucamonga1154
D
Rancho Mirage272
B+
Red Bluff200
C
Redding822
B
Redlands7136
B
Redwood City176
A-
Reedley321
C
Reseda62213
B
Rialto1206
D
Richmond2145
B+
Ridgecrest111
B+
Riverside19166
C
Rosemead55620
B-
Roseville4113
B
Sacramento222410
B
Salinas542
B
San Bernardino11198
B-
San Bruno1178
B
San Diego221513
B+
San Dimas22512
B-
San Francisco192918
A-
San Gabriel74920
B
San Jacinto141
B
San Jose19288
B+
San Juan Capistrano161
B
San Leandro8147
B+
San Luis Obispo332
B
San Marcos173
C
San Mateo294
B
San Pablo381
B+
San Pedro52311
B+
San Rafael843
B-
Sanger110
D
Santa Ana83420
B-
Santa Barbara723
B+
Santa Clara2307
B
Santa Cruz323
B
Santa Maria411
B+
Santa Monica122010
B-
Santa Paula131
C
Santa Rosa875
B+
Santee297
A
Saratoga2176
B+
Selma210
F
Sherman Oaks23825
B+
Simi Valley173
B-
Sonoma323
B
Sonora211
B
South El Monte36122
B
South Gate18227
B-
Spring Valley3196
B
Stockton15115
B-
Studio City24428
C
Sun City141
B
Sun Valley32616
B-
Sunland32111
B-
Sunnyvale42310
A-
Sylmar7197
C
Temple City34818
C
Thousand Oaks262
A-
Torrance124415
B
Tracy221
B
Tujunga2116
C
Tulare342
D
Turlock561
B
Tustin22516
B+
Ukiah211
B+
Union City1145
A
Upland3186
B
Vacaville253
B+
Vallejo384
B+
Valley Village24128
F
Van Nuys62818
B-
Ventura374
A-
Victorville273
D
Visalia662
B-
Vista352
A-
Walnut Creek576
A-
Watsonville311
B
West Covina53214
B-
West Sacramento1156
D
Westminster33919
B
Whittier76320
B+
Winnetka12212
B-
Woodland412
B
Woodland Hills11510
A-
Yorba Linda11510
B+
Yuba City332
B
Yucaipa330
D
Yucca Valley201
F