Advance Nursing Center is a small nursing home located in Advance, Missouri. Featuring an overall grade of A, this nursing home is one of the top nursing homes we looked at. Based on the data we reviewed, you can't go wrong with this nursing home. Finally, this facility did have an ownership change in the last 12 months, so we'll have to keep an eye on it to make sure it maintains its excellent quality standards.
Advance Nursing Center
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
Please note our records indicate that Advance Nursing Center has changed ownership recently and while our data on this page is up-to-date there is a chance that the quality of this facility may change under new management.
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
With an overall grade this high, it should come as no surprise that this nursing home excelled in inspections, where it received an A. These inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This nursing home received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe. This tells you that the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies to pose an immediate threat to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This facility also was given a first-rate long-term care score. Indeed, this ended up being this facility's second strongest category grade. In that area, this facility received a grade of A. Long-term care ratings of this caliber generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. One of the factors we considered in addition to nurse's aid hours is vaccinations. This nursing home provided the pneumonia vaccination to 95.08197 percent of its residents. This is a great way to minimize unnecessary deaths and hospitalizations for the elderly population. Finally, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Does this page answer your questions about Advance Nursing Center?
To complement its strong performance in other areas, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A for our inspections rating. In computing a nursing home's nursing score, we look at the amount of time nurses are caring for patients and the level of licensure of those nurses. This facility provided 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Short-term Care Quality
The final category we rated is short-term care, where this facility was given a B+. This rounded out a very strong report card. Very few facilities earned a B+ or higher in each of our categories. In computing these short-term care grades, we analyze the nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other types of skilled professionals. The objective is to formulate a tool for comparing the rehabilitation services of nursing homes. Unfortunately, we weren't able to find registered nurse or physical therapy staffing data for this facility. Lastly, we considered the number of patients who were able to return home from this facility. We found that 5.7 percent of this nursing home's patients were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Advance Nursing Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Advance Nursing Center, 9.32% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of patients who suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many experts to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also referred to as bed sores, are often caused by patients not being moved frequently enough.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Advance Nursing Center, 3.98% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term residents which have experienced falls leading to serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls may be an indicator of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Advance Nursing Center, 3.42% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many experts to be a measure of nursing care . UTI's are often linked to lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this datapoint can be misleading for certain facilities due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Advance Nursing Center, 20.31% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients given antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many residents, it is important to ensure these medications are being used only where medically required. In limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may suggest a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Advance Nursing Center, 24.54% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients given antianxiety medications. These medications are commonly given to residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Advance Nursing Center, 4.11% of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term patients exhibiting symptoms of depression. Some experts argue this is a reasonable measure of quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Advance Nursing Center, 88.89% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care residents who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Advance Nursing Center, 14.76% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures 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 eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Advance Nursing Center, 15.81% Percentage of Residents
Measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that retained mobility levels.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Advance Nursing Center, 15.81 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Advance Nursing Center, 72.5% Percentage of Resident
This is the percent of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.