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521
8.39%
3.02stars
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Missouri Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This figure is is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers. We find that pressure ulcers are an indicator of quality of care.

B
8.39%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This figure is an indication of the percent of long-term residents who suffered falls resulting in major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls could be a sign of lower quality nursing care.

B-
4.16%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This statistic measures the percent of long-term residents that suffered from UTI's. UTI's may be a sign of a facility with lower levels of hygiene. Nevertheless, this datapoint could also be skewed for certain nursing homes due to different reporting standards for infections.

B
3.59%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This measures the percentage of long-term patients that are given antipsychotic medication. Excessive reliance on these medications may mean that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents in scenarios where such drugs aren't medically required. However, some facilities may need to rely more on these medications due to having more residents suffering from dementia.

B-
18.42%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients taking antianxiety drugs.

B-
24.61%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

Measures the percent of long-term care patients demonstrating signs of depression.

B
3.59%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This indicates the percent of patients that received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.

B-
89.7%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Measures the percentage of long-term care residents who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and continence.

B
14.44%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients that retained mobility levels.

B-
14.54%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

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

B-
2.01

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This tells you the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care.

B+
14.54

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to assess patient well-being during rehabilitation.

B
10.15

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This indicates the percent of short-term residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.

B
69.72%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Missouri's
Nursing Home Quality
B-
B
Long-Term Care
A-
Inspection Reports
B-
Nurse Quality
B-
Short-Term Care
More information about Missouri
Number of Hospitals: 123
Number of Dialysis facilities: 166
Number of Medicaid beds: 54,266

Best Nurse Quality

  1. Aberdeen Heights
  2. Ssm Health Depaul Hospital - Anna House
  3. The Plaza Health Services at Santa Marta
  4. St Louis Altenheim
  5. Westridge Quality Care & Rehab
Missouri is ranked as the 42nd best state in the nation for nurse quality.

Best Short Term Care

  1. Blessing Hospital Snu
  2. Phelps County Regional Medical Center
  3. Lake Regional Health Systems
  4. Bothwell Regional Health Center
  5. Providence Place Ltcu
Missouri is ranked as the 45th best state in the nation for short term care.

Best Long Term Care

  1. Clarence Care Center
  2. Carroll House
  3. Jp Senior Healthcare
  4. Mount Vista Rehabilitation and Health Center
  5. Morning Sun Care Center
Missouri is ranked as the 29th best state in the nation for long term care.

Best Health Inspection Rating

  1. Copper Rock Healthcare
  2. Westgate
  3. Advanced Health Care of Overland Park
  4. Parkview Health Care Facility
  5. Arrowhead Senior Living Community
Missouri is ranked as the 25th best state in the nation for inspection ratings.

Missouri cities

City # of Nursing Homes # of Dialysis within 10 miles # of Hospitals within 10 miles Average Nursing Home Rating
Arnold2 10 2
B
Ballwin4 11 5
B+
Belton2 6 5
B+
Blue Springs2 7 5
B-
Bolivar2 1 1
B-
Boonville3 1 1
B-
Bridgeton3 25 8
B-
Brookfield2 0 1
B-
Buffalo2 0 0
B-
Butler2 0 1
B
California2 0 0
B
Cameron2 2 1
B+
Cape Girardeau6 2 1
A-
Carrollton2 0 1
B+
Carthage2 2 1
B-
Cassville2 0 1
D
Chesterfield10 11 8
B
Chillicothe4 1 1
B
Clinton2 2 1
C
Columbia8 4 1
B
De Soto3 0 0
B-
Dexter3 1 1
A-
Eureka2 5 1
C
Excelsior Springs2 1 1
B+
Farmington5 2 2
B
Fenton3 18 5
B-
Festus3 2 1
B
Florissant10 24 5
D
Fredericktown2 0 1
A-
Fulton3 1 2
B+
Hannibal4 1 1
D
Harrisonville4 2 1
C
Humansville2 0 0
C
Independence9 7 4
B-
Jackson2 2 1
B-
Jefferson City8 1 2
B
Joplin6 4 3
B
Kansas City32 20 9
C
Kennett2 3 0
A-
Kirksville2 1 1
C
Lebanon2 1 1
D
Lees Summit4 8 5
B-
Liberty4 5 3
C
Macon2 1 1
A-
Malden2 0 0
B-
Marshall2 1 0
D
Marshfield2 0 0
B+
Maryland Heights3 19 8
D
Maryville4 0 1
A-
Moberly3 1 1
D
Monett2 1 1
B
Mount Vernon2 0 0
B
Nevada4 1 1
A
O Fallon3 7 4
B
Osage Beach5 2 2
A-
Owensville2 0 0
B-
Ozark2 1 0
B
Park Hills2 2 3
A-
Perryville2 1 1
C
Plattsburg2 0 0
D
Poplar Bluff5 2 2
B-
Potosi2 1 1
C
Raymore2 5 2
B+
Republic2 0 0
C
Rolla5 2 1
B
Saint Charles6 9 6
C
Saint Joseph7 2 2
C
Saint Louis50 32 8
B-
Saint Peters3 7 8
C
Sainte Genevieve2 0 1
D
Salem3 1 0
B
Savannah2 0 0
C
Sedalia5 1 1
B-
Sikeston6 2 1
B
Springfield18 5 4
B
Sullivan2 1 1
B-
Trenton2 0 1
D
Troy2 1 1
F
Union2 2 1
B-
Valley Park2 19 6
B
Warrensburg4 1 1
C
Washington2 2 1
B+
Wentzville1 4 1
F
West Plains3 3 1
B