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13.18%
4.06stars
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District of Columbia Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This datapoint tells you the percentage of long-term care patients who suffer from pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are a great indicator of quality of care.

C
13.18%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This indicates the percent of patients who have had a fall which caused serious injury.

A
1.1%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This tells you the percentage of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with inadequate hygiene.

B
2.39%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This figure indicates the percent of long-term patients that were given antipsychotic medication. Increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents in situations where such medications aren't medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes may need to rely on these medications due to having more residents suffering from dementia.

B+
10.24%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This figure measures the percent of long-term patients that are adminstered antianxiety drugs. These medications are commonly prescribed to residents suffering from anxiety or depression.

A-
11.84%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term patients exhibiting depressive symptoms. Many in the industry believe this is a reliable measure of resident quaity of life.

A-
1.34%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Measures the percentage of long-term patients that were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these types of vaccines critical to patient well-being.

B-
88.93%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This tells you the percent of residents that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.

B-
16.54%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that remained mobile levels.

B-
19.09%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

This datapoint measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Staying out of the hospital is critical to maintaining the physical health of residents.

A
0.99

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.

B-
19.09

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This metric measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

A-
6.66

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This metric is a measure of the percentage of short-term patients who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Many believe this is a reliable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation services.

C
56.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

District of Columbia's
Nursing Home Quality
B+
B
Long-Term Care
B+
Inspection Reports
A
Nurse Quality
A-
Short-Term Care
More information about District of Columbia
Number of Hospitals: 9
Number of Dialysis facilities: 22
Number of Medicaid beds: 2,574

Best Nurse Quality

  1. Jeanne Jugan Residence
  2. Fairfax Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
  3. Ingleside at Rock Creek
  4. Collington Episcopal Life Care
  5. Goodwin House Bailey's Crossroads
District of Columbia is ranked as the nullth best state in the nation for nurse quality.

Best Short Term Care

  1. Sibley Mem Hosp Renaissance
  2. Maplewood Park Place
  3. Collington Episcopal Life Care
  4. Ingleside at King Farm
  5. The Jefferson
District of Columbia is ranked as the nullth best state in the nation for short term care.

Best Long Term Care

  1. Arleigh Burke Pavilion
  2. Jeanne Jugan Residence
  3. The Jefferson
  4. Collington Episcopal Life Care
  5. Lisner Louise Dickson Hurthome
District of Columbia is ranked as the nullth best state in the nation for long term care.

Best Health Inspection Rating

  1. Rockville Nursing Home
  2. Hillhaven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
  3. Ingleside at King Farm
  4. Manorcare Health Services - Potomac
  5. Potomac Valley Nsg & Wellness
District of Columbia is ranked as the nullth best state in the nation for inspection ratings.

District of Columbia cities

City # of Nursing Homes # of Dialysis within 10 miles # of Hospitals within 10 miles Average Nursing Home Rating
Washington185517
B+