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Nursing Homes in Kansas

  • 22nd
    National Rank
  • 305
    Nursing Homes
  • 7.19%
    Patients with pressure ulcers
  • 3.05/5
    Average CMS Rating

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Kansas Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: B-plus

In Kansas, 7.19% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This datapoint tells you the percentage of long-term care residents which suffer from pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are a solid measure of nursing care quality.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: B-minus

In Kansas, 5.13% of Patients had Serious Falls

This is the percentage of residents that have had a fall leading to major injury.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: B-minus

In Kansas, 3.69% of Patients had UTIs

This is the percent of residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections could be linked to poor hygiene.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: B

In Kansas, 16.86% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This is the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed to patients for many conditions, including dementia. Sadly, in limited situations, increased usage of these drugs may indicate a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: B

In Kansas, 21.94% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This is the percentage of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These drugs are commonly used to treat residents experiencing anxiety and depression.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: B

In Kansas, 5.8% of Patients

This indicates the percent of residents demonstrating depressive symptoms. Higher rates of depression could be an indicator lower quality care.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: B-minus

In Kansas, 92.32% of Patients

This is the percentage of residents that were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: B-minus

In Kansas, 17% Percentage of Patients

This indicates the percent of patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: B

In Kansas, 21.37% Percentage of Residents

This is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients that were able to retain mobility. Many believe that mobility is vital to patients health.

Hospitalizations

Grade: B-minus

In Kansas, 1.62 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days

This metric measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital is key to the physical well-being of patients.

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: B

In Kansas, 21.37 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

This is the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: B

In Kansas, 10.77 Percentage of Patients

This is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: B

In Kansas, 74.66% Percentage of Resident

This tells you the percent of short-term care patients who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Higher levels of autonomy with activities of daily living typically correlates with higher quality rehabilitation services.

Kansas cities

City . Ascending order# of Nursing Homes . No order set# of Dialysis within 10 miles . No order set# of Hospitals within 10 miles . No order setAverage Nursing Home Rating . No order set
Andover255
Grade: B-minus
Arkansas City201
Grade: B
Atchison300
Grade: B
Beloit201
Grade: B
Chanute211
Grade: B
Clay Center201
Grade: A
Coffeyville201
Grade: B-plus
Colby201
Grade: B
Concordia211
Grade: B-minus
Derby220
Grade: A-minus
Dodge City411
Grade: B-minus
El Dorado221
Grade: D
Emporia321
Grade: B-plus
Garden City121
Grade: B
Gardner222
Grade: B-plus
Garnett201
Grade: A
Hays211
Grade: B-plus
Hillsboro201
Grade: B-plus
Hutchinson312
Grade: B-plus
Independence210
Grade: A-minus
Kansas City92110
Grade: B-minus
Lansing223
Grade: B-plus
Lawrence231
Grade: A-minus
Leavenworth112
Grade: C
Leawood31613
Grade: B-plus
Lenexa31613
Grade: A-minus
Liberal211
Grade: D
Manhattan322
Grade: A-minus
Mcpherson201
Grade: B-minus
Moundridge201
Grade: A-minus
Newton322
Grade: B
Olathe999
Grade: A-minus
Overland Park121613
Grade: B-minus
Paola212
Grade: C
Parsons311
Grade: B-plus
Peabody200
Grade: B-minus
Pittsburg321
Grade: B-minus
Prairie Village21613
Grade: B-plus
Russell201
Grade: B-minus
Sabetha210
Grade: A-minus
Salina612
Grade: B-minus
Seneca201
Grade: A-minus
Shawnee41613
Grade: B
Topeka1543
Grade: B
Wichita20105
Grade: B-plus
Winfield412
Grade: B-plus