29th
66
8.19%
3.1stars
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Nevada Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This measures the percentage of long-term stay patients which developed pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating both nursing and long-term care grades.

B
8.19%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This is the percent of patients that have had a fall which resulted in severe injury.

B+
2.52%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This indicates the percent of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's are routinely linked to facilities with worst hygeine practices. Better hygiene protocols can reduce the number of UTI's sustained by residents in a nursing home. We want to point out that this metric is affected by by the fact that nursing homes have different reporting standards for infections.

A-
1.48%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This indicates the percent of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic medications are prescribed to residents for a variety of conditions, such as cognitive disorders. Tragically, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.

B
14.64%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This indicates the percent of patients given antianxiety medications. These medications are given to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.

B
19.06%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This is the percentage of patients demonstrating signs of depression. High levels of depression could reveal worse patient care.

B+
2.83%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Measures the percent of long-term stay residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.

C
74.51%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as taking medications and bathing. Many in the industry argue this is a measure of a resident's well-being.

B
14.36%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This indicates the percentage of residents that retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility is often a great sign for residents' health.

B-
18.89%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

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

B
1.55

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This metric tracks the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term resident care.

B-
18.89

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is generally a correlation between having fewer emergency room visits and the quality of short-term care.

B+
8.42

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This tells you the percent of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.

C
61.5%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nevada's
Nursing Home Quality
B
B-
Long-Term Care
A-
Inspection Reports
B+
Nurse Quality
B+
Short-Term Care
More information about Nevada
Number of Hospitals: 45
Number of Dialysis facilities: 51
Number of Medicaid beds: 7,200

Best Nurse Quality

  1. Tahoe Forest Hospital D/P Snf
  2. Caremeridian
  3. Harmony Manor Skilled Nursing Facility
  4. Nevada State Veterans Home - Boulder City
  5. Las Ventanas Retirement Comm Snf
Nevada is ranked as the 29th best state in the nation for nurse quality.

Best Short Term Care

  1. Barton Hospital D/P Snf
  2. Las Ventanas Retirement Comm Snf
  3. Sage Creek Post-Acute
  4. Advanced Health Care of Summerlin
  5. Advanced Health Care of Las Vegas
Nevada is ranked as the 24th best state in the nation for short term care.

Best Long Term Care

  1. Grover C Dils Medical Center Snf
  2. Harmony Manor Skilled Nursing Facility
  3. Advanced Health Care of Henderson
  4. Delmar Gardens of Green Valley
  5. Northern Nevada State Veterans Home
Nevada is ranked as the 42nd best state in the nation for long term care.

Best Health Inspection Rating

  1. Trellis Centennial
  2. Caremeridian
  3. Carson Tahoe Transitional Rehabilitation Center
  4. Northern Nevada State Veterans Home
  5. Grover C Dils Medical Center Snf
Nevada is ranked as the 31st best state in the nation for inspection ratings.

Nevada cities

City # of Nursing Homes # of Dialysis within 10 miles # of Hospitals within 10 miles Average Nursing Home Rating
Boulder City301
B+
Carson City431
B-
Henderson494
B
Las Vegas312918
B
North Las Vegas3178
D
Pahrump111
B-
Reno786
B
Sparks335
B