31st
619
8.44%
3.26stars
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New York Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This tells you the percentage of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients staying in one position for too long. Better nursing care can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.

B-
8.44%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This metric gauges the percent of long-term patients that experienced falls which caused severe injury. This is one of the statistics we use in determining nursing scores.

B+
2.9%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This indicates the percentage of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections may be linked to poor hygiene.

B+
2.2%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic medications are given to patients for a variety of conditions, including dementia. Unfortunately, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.

B+
11.05%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percentage of patients prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are prescribed to patients suffering from anxiety or depression.

A-
13.51%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This datapoint measures the percent of long-term patients who are showing symptoms of depression. Many in the industry believe that this is a reliable measure of resident quaity of life.

B
7.06%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

This is the percentage of patients who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.

B
93.13%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This indicates the percent of patients that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with ADL's may be a sign of deterioration of a resident's well-being.

B+
13.31%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents that were able to retain mobility. Many would argue that mobility is critical to residents' well-being.

B+
15.39%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

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

B+
1.45

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This is the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

B+
15.39

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

This metric tracks the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.

B+
8.62

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This datapoint is a measure of the percent of short-term residents that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some believe that this is a measure of a facility's rehabilitation performance.

B
69.75%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

New York's
Nursing Home Quality
B
B+
Long-Term Care
A+
Inspection Reports
B-
Nurse Quality
B-
Short-Term Care
More information about New York
Number of Hospitals: 194
Number of Dialysis facilities: 324
Number of Medicaid beds: 114,673

Best Nurse Quality

  1. Holy Name Friary
  2. Wake Robin-Linden Nursing Home
  3. Peconic Bay Skilled Nursing Facility
  4. Kendal at Ithaca
  5. New Vista
New York is ranked as the 45th best state in the nation for nurse quality.

Best Short Term Care

  1. John T Mather Memorial Hosp T C U
  2. Carepoint Health - Bayonne Hospital Center Tcu
  3. Jamaica Hospital Medical Center T C U
  4. Clara Maass Medical Center
  5. United Health Svs Hosp - Binghamton Hosp T C U
New York is ranked as the 41st best state in the nation for short term care.

Best Long Term Care

  1. Bayberry Nursing Home
  2. Bergen County Health Care Center
  3. Sullivan County Adult Care Center
  4. The Knolls
  5. Peconic Bay Skilled Nursing Facility
New York is ranked as the 17th best state in the nation for long term care.

Best Health Inspection Rating

  1. Care One at Cresskill
  2. Emerson Health Care Center
  3. Meridian Nursing & Rehab at Shrewsbury
  4. Bensonhurst Center for Rehab and Healthcare
  5. Yorktown Rehabilitation & Nursing Center
New York is ranked as the 5th best state in the nation for inspection ratings.

New York cities

City # of Nursing Homes # of Dialysis within 10 miles # of Hospitals within 10 miles Average Nursing Home Rating
Albany697
B
Amsterdam321
B
Arverne33911
B-
Astoria112442
A
Auburn311
B
Baldwinsville130
A
Ballston Spa122
F
Batavia321
C
Bath201
B-
Bay Shore176
C
Bayside29426
A
Beacon242
B-
Bellmore1187
A-
Binghamton443
A-
Brentwood285
B
Bronx459732
B-
Brooklyn418533
B-
Buffalo21178
B
Canandaigua312
C
Catskill221
C
Clifton Park153
A
Corona212037
B-
Cortland311
B-
Cortlandt Manor223
B
Croton On Hudson246
B-
Dunkirk211
B+
East Elmhurst112240
B-
East Meadow12710
B
Elmira313
B
Endicott343
B
Fairport4115
A-
Far Rockaway114812
B-
Farmingdale1168
B+
Flushing1111937
B
Forest Hills311737
B+
Freeport2267
C
Fresh Meadows19833
F
Getzville2135
A-
Glen Cove3145
B+
Glens Falls211
C
Gloversville222
C
Goshen332
B
Granville200
B-
Great Neck26616
B
Greenport201
A
Hamburg232
A-
Hempstead33410
D
Herkimer221
B-
Highland221
B
Hollis26016
C
Hornell211
B
Horseheads213
B-
Huntington285
B
Huntington Station1136
B
Ithaca411
C
Jackson Heights112641
B+
Jamaica66518
B
Jamestown211
B-
Jamesville254
B+
Johnson City243
B
Kingston112
B
Lake Katrine212
B
Lancaster284
A
Liberty201
B+
Liverpool164
A-
Lockport211
B+
Long Beach4162
B-
Maspeth112039
C
Massapequa1147
C
Massena211
D
Medina211
B-
Middle Island263
A-
Middle Village112039
A
Middletown231
B
Monsey157
B+
Mount Vernon25614
B-
New City156
B+
New Hartford232
B+
New Hyde Park14210
A
New Paltz221
A-
New Rochelle6449
B+
New York1710441
B+
Newark222
B
Newburgh142
B-
Niagara Falls352
B
North Tonawanda2146
A
Norwich311
B-
Oceanside2255
A-
Ogdensburg211
B
Oneonta210
C
Orchard Park342
B+
Ossining479
A
Oswego411
B-
Patchogue251
B+
Penn Yan201
B+
Pittsford1135
A-
Plattsburgh411
B+
Port Chester274
B-
Port Jefferson242
B+
Port Washington24511
A
Poughkeepsie321
B+
Purdys223
B+
Queens Village25412
B+
Rhinebeck312
A-
Richmond Hill29330
A+
Riverhead221
A-
Rochester23156
B
Rockaway Park34413
C
Rockville Centre2338
B-
Rome511
C
Saint James294
B-
Saratoga Springs122
A-
Sayville262
B-
Scarsdale13410
B+
Schenectady672
B+
Smithtown394
B+
Spring Valley168
A-
Springville201
C
Staten Island103610
B
Syracuse764
B-
Tarrytown2149
A-
Tonawanda1186
D
Troy597
B
Uniondale22810
D
Utica632
B-
Valhalla377
B+
Valley Cottage278
C
Valley Stream1419
A+
Vestal243
C
Wappingers Falls152
D
Warsaw201
B
Watertown211
B
Webster361
A-
Wellsville201
B-
West Babylon2128
B
West Haverstraw244
A+
White Plains2148
B-
Whitestone29932
B-
Woodbury3158
B
Woodside112842
A-
Yonkers55617
B