Nursing Homes in Oklahoma
- 43rdNational Rank
- 288Nursing Homes
- 8.97%Patients with pressure ulcers
- 2.67/5Average CMS Rating
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Oklahoma Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Oklahoma, 8.97% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many experts to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are routinely the result of patients not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Oklahoma, 4.39% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients that suffered falls leading to severe injury. This is one of the statistics we use in computing our nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Oklahoma, 3.49% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of residents that have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are linked to poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Oklahoma, 14.15% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of residents given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic drugs are administered to patients for a variety of medical conditions, including cognitive disorders. Sadly, in limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Oklahoma, 24.47% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic is an indication of the percentage of long-term stay residents who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These medications are typically prescribed to patients experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Oklahoma, 3.91% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay patients who are exhibiting signs of depression. Many in the industry argue that this is a reasonable measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Oklahoma, 92.49% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines critical to patient well-being.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Oklahoma, 14.12% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and taking a bath.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Oklahoma, 14.93% Percentage of Residents
Measures the percent of long-term care residents that maintained mobility. Many in the industry believe that the ability to move around is vital to residents' well-being.
In Oklahoma, 1.77 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Oklahoma, 14.93 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Oklahoma, 14.86 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Oklahoma, 71.57% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of short-term stay residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Some argue this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
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