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Nursing Homes in Oregon

  • 23rd
    National Rank
  • 128
    Nursing Homes
  • 8.57%
    Patients with pressure ulcers
  • 3.12/5
    Average CMS Rating

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Oregon Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: B

In Oregon, 8.57% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This is the percent of patients who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are often caused by patients staying in one position for too long.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: B-plus

In Oregon, 2.43% of Patients had Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of patients who sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injuries are considered by many experts to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care . Falls resulting in injury are routinely the result of poor nursing care.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: B

In Oregon, 2.24% of Patients had UTIs

This is the percent of patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections may be linked to insufficient hygiene.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: B

In Oregon, 15.6% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This measures the percent of long-term patients receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used only where medically required. In limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may mean that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: A-minus

In Oregon, 12.47% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This tells you the percentage of patients who were prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are prescribed to patients experiencing depression or anxiety.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: B

In Oregon, 5.65% of Patients

This tells you the percent of patients showing signs of depression. Higher levels of depression may be an indicator a lower level of care.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: B-minus

In Oregon, 92.57% of Patients

This is the percent of residents that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: B-plus

In Oregon, 13.82% Percentage of Patients

This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and continence. Some believe that this is a measure of a patient's well-being.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: B-plus

In Oregon, 22.07% Percentage of Residents

This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term care patients who retained mobility levels. Many in the industry believe that mobility is important for residents' health.

Hospitalizations

Grade: B-plus

In Oregon, 1.2 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days

This datapoint is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is critical to maintaining the physical well-being of patients.

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: B-minus

In Oregon, 22.07 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

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

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: B-minus

In Oregon, 13.94 Percentage of Patients

This datapoint measures the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to assess patient care during rehabilitation.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: B

In Oregon, 75.47% Percentage of Resident

This metric measures the percentage of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Many in the industry argue this is a reasonable measure of a facility's rehabilitation performance.

Oregon cities

City . Ascending order# of Nursing Homes . No order set# of Dialysis within 10 miles . No order set# of Hospitals within 10 miles . No order setAverage Nursing Home Rating . No order set
Albany333
Grade: A-minus
Beaverton21710
Grade: B-minus
Bend311
Grade: A
Coos Bay211
Grade: B
Corvallis111
Grade: B
Eugene843
Grade: B-plus
Forest Grove211
Grade: A
Grants Pass421
Grade: D
Gresham4113
Grade: B-plus
Hillsboro274
Grade: B-plus
Klamath Falls111
Grade: B-plus
Lake Oswego11812
Grade: B
Lebanon211
Grade: B
Mcminnville321
Grade: B-plus
Medford423
Grade: C
Newberg221
Grade: B-plus
Oregon City352
Grade: B-plus
Portland332011
Grade: B-plus
Redmond111
Grade: B
Roseburg211
Grade: B
Salem662
Grade: C
Springfield133
Grade: B
The Dalles311
Grade: A