31st
614
8.47%
3.3stars
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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-
8.47%

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+
2.91%

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+
2.21%

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+
11.1%

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-
13.33%

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 quality of life.

B
7.09%

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
93.26%

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-
15.38%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

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

B+
1.46

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+
15.38

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+
8.22

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
69.8%

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: 114,445

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. Jamaica Hospital Medical Center T C U
  2. John T Mather Memorial Hosp T C U
  3. Carepoint Health - Bayonne Hospital Center Tcu
  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. Woodland Pond at New Paltz
New York is ranked as the 19th best state in the nation for long term care.

Best Health Inspection Rating

  1. Wake Robin-Linden Nursing Home
  2. Long Island Care Center
  3. Care One at Cresskill
  4. Finger Lakes Center for Living
  5. Yorktown Rehabilitation & Nursing Center
New York is ranked as the 6th 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
Albany5 9 7
B-
Amsterdam3 2 1
B+
Arverne3 39 11
B-
Astoria1 124 42
A
Auburn3 1 1
B
Baldwinsville1 3 0
A
Ballston Spa1 2 2
F
Batavia3 2 1
B-
Bath2 0 1
B-
Bay Shore1 7 6
C
Bayside2 94 26
A
Beacon2 4 2
B-
Bellmore1 18 7
A-
Binghamton4 4 3
A-
Brentwood2 8 5
B+
Bronx45 97 32
B-
Brooklyn40 85 33
B-
Buffalo20 17 8
B
Canandaigua3 1 2
C
Catskill2 2 1
C
Clifton Park1 5 3
A
Corona2 120 37
C
Cortland3 1 1
B
Cortlandt Manor2 2 3
B
Croton On Hudson2 4 6
B-
Dunkirk2 1 1
B+
East Elmhurst1 122 40
B-
East Meadow1 27 10
B
Elmira2 1 3
B-
Endicott3 4 3
B
Fairport4 11 5
A-
Far Rockaway11 48 12
B-
Farmingdale1 16 8
B+
Flushing11 119 37
B
Forest Hills3 117 37
B+
Freeport2 26 7
B-
Fresh Meadows1 98 33
F
Getzville2 13 5
A-
Glen Cove3 14 5
B+
Glens Falls2 1 1
C
Gloversville2 2 2
C
Goshen3 3 2
B
Granville2 0 0
C
Great Neck2 66 16
B
Greenport2 0 1
A
Hamburg2 3 2
A-
Hempstead3 34 10
D
Herkimer2 2 1
B-
Highland2 2 1
B
Hollis2 60 16
C
Hornell2 1 1
B
Horseheads2 1 3
B-
Huntington2 8 5
B
Huntington Station1 13 6
B-
Ithaca4 1 1
B-
Jackson Heights1 126 41
B+
Jamaica6 65 18
B
Jamestown2 1 1
B-
Jamesville2 5 4
A-
Johnson City2 4 3
B
Kingston1 1 2
B+
Lake Katrine2 1 2
B
Lancaster2 8 4
A
Liberty2 0 1
B+
Liverpool1 6 4
A-
Lockport2 1 1
B+
Long Beach4 16 2
B-
Maspeth1 120 39
C
Massapequa1 14 7
F
Massena2 1 1
D
Medina2 1 1
B-
Middle Island2 6 3
A-
Middle Village1 120 39
A
Middletown2 3 1
B
Monsey1 5 7
B+
Mount Vernon2 56 14
B
New City1 5 6
B+
New Hartford2 3 2
B
New Hyde Park1 42 10
A
New Paltz2 2 1
A-
New Rochelle6 44 9
B+
New York17 104 41
B+
Newark2 2 2
B+
Newburgh1 4 2
B-
Niagara Falls3 5 2
B
North Tonawanda2 14 6
A-
Norwich3 1 1
B-
Oceanside2 25 5
A-
Ogdensburg2 1 1
B
Oneonta2 1 0
C
Orchard Park2 4 2
A
Ossining3 7 9
A-
Oswego4 1 1
B-
Patchogue2 5 1
B+
Penn Yan2 0 1
B+
Pittsford1 13 5
A-
Plattsburgh4 1 1
B+
Port Chester2 7 4
B-
Port Jefferson2 4 2
B+
Port Washington2 45 11
A
Poughkeepsie3 2 1
B+
Purdys2 2 3
B+
Queens Village2 54 12
B+
Rhinebeck3 1 2
A-
Richmond Hill2 93 30
A+
Riverhead2 2 1
A-
Rochester23 15 6
B
Rockaway Park3 44 13
B-
Rockville Centre2 33 8
B-
Rome5 1 1
B-
Saint James2 9 4
B-
Saratoga Springs1 2 2
A-
Sayville2 6 2
B-
Scarsdale1 34 10
B+
Schenectady6 7 2
B+
Smithtown3 9 4
B+
Spring Valley1 6 8
A-
Springville2 0 1
B-
Staten Island10 36 10
B
Syracuse7 6 4
B-
Tarrytown2 14 9
A-
Tonawanda1 18 6
D
Troy5 9 7
B-
Uniondale2 28 10
D
Utica6 3 2
B-
Valhalla3 7 7
B+
Valley Cottage2 7 8
C
Valley Stream1 41 9
A+
Vestal2 4 3
B-
Wappingers Falls1 5 2
D
Warsaw2 0 1
B+
Watertown2 1 1
B
Webster3 6 1
A
Wellsville2 0 1
B
West Babylon2 12 8
B
West Haverstraw2 4 4
A+
White Plains2 14 8
B-
Whitestone2 99 32
B-
Woodbury3 15 8
B
Woodside1 128 42
A-
Yonkers4 56 17
B-