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Nursing Homes in Louisiana

  • 48th
    National Rank
  • 266
    Nursing Homes
  • 9.89%
    Patients with pressure ulcers
  • 2.36/5
    Average CMS Rating

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Louisiana Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: B-minus

In Louisiana, 9.89% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This is the percent of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many experts to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely caused by patients staying in one position for too long.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: B

In Louisiana, 3.47% of Patients had Serious Falls

This is the percentage of patients that have had a major fall. Falls leading to major injury are considered to be a barometer of nursing care . Falls leading to injury are routinely the result of lower levels of patient supervision.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: B

In Louisiana, 2.76% of Patients had UTIs

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

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: B

In Louisiana, 15.79% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This indicates the percentage of residents who were given antipsychotic medications. These medications are used for several conditions, such as cognitive disorders.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: B-minus

In Louisiana, 22.51% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This statistic gauges the percent of long-term stay patients who are prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are commonly given to patients suffering from depression or anxiety.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: A

In Louisiana, 1.54% of Patients

Measures the percent of long-term care residents who are showing signs of depression.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: B

In Louisiana, 89.03% of Patients

This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: B-minus

In Louisiana, 17.58% Percentage of Patients

This is the percentage of residents that required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: B-minus

In Louisiana, 16.37% Percentage of Residents

This tells you the percent of residents who were able to retain mobility over time. Preserving mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.

Hospitalizations

Grade: C

In Louisiana, 1.85 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days

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

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: B-plus

In Louisiana, 16.37 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: B-minus

In Louisiana, 12.9 Percentage of Patients

This is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to measure patient care during rehabilitation.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: C

In Louisiana, 63.81% Percentage of Resident

This datapoint measures the percent of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements.

Louisiana 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
Abbeville221
Grade: C
Alexandria557
Grade: C
Arcadia201
Grade: C
Bastrop311
Grade: B-minus
Baton Rouge221610
Grade: C
Bossier City7158
Grade: B-minus
Covington253
Grade: B-plus
Crowley221
Grade: B-minus
Denham Springs274
Grade: F
Deridder212
Grade: B-minus
Eunice210
Grade: B
Farmerville221
Grade: D
Ferriday210
Grade: C
Franklinton221
Grade: D
Gonzales252
Grade: C
Gretna13513
Grade: D
Hammond433
Grade: C
Homer211
Grade: D
Houma444
Grade: B
Jackson212
Grade: A-minus
Jena200
Grade: C
Jennings322
Grade: B-minus
Jonesboro201
Grade: B-minus
Kaplan201
Grade: C
Kenner22411
Grade: D
La Place131
Grade: C
Lacombe224
Grade: A-minus
Lafayette8710
Grade: B-minus
Lake Charles644
Grade: B-minus
Mandeville265
Grade: C
Mansfield211
Grade: C
Many211
Grade: B-minus
Marksville211
Grade: B-plus
Marrero23212
Grade: B
Metairie43514
Grade: B
Minden220
Grade: D
Monroe765
Grade: B-minus
Natchitoches321
Grade: C
New Iberia431
Grade: B-minus
New Orleans15103
Grade: B-minus
New Roads212
Grade: F
Oak Grove211
Grade: C
Opelousas332
Grade: B-minus
Pineville457
Grade: D
Plaquemine210
Grade: F
Rayne221
Grade: B-minus
Rayville211
Grade: B-minus
Ruston322
Grade: C
Shreveport21178
Grade: C
Slidell434
Grade: C
Sulphur254
Grade: B-minus
Thibodaux322
Grade: B-minus
West Monroe365
Grade: D
Winnfield211
Grade: C
Winnsboro211
Grade: C
Wisner200
Grade: B
Zachary241
Grade: B-minus