Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport is a small nursing home located in Reedsport, Oregon. It looks like this nursing home is one of the higher-rated facilities we assessed. A grade in this range requires first-rate marks across the board. In fact, this nursing home ended up being one of the top 50 nursing homes in Oregon. As you will find below, this place also performed just fine in our category ratings. It would be hard to find any major flaws in this place's profile.
Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
Registered Staff Hours
One of the many reasons this turned out to be a great nursing home is that it received an A+ nursing grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this category. When determining our nursing grades, we analyze both staffing levels and the training levels of those nurses. This facility provided 0.7 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This nursing home performed very well in terms of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
This nursing home has received near flawless health inspections recently. We gave them an impressive grade of A- in this category. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in computing these inspection ratings. One key factor is health deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is arguably more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some deficiencies are quite minor. Fortunately, although this nursing home had a few minor dings on its report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you that the government inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. Keep in mind that deficiency-free inspection reports are uncommon in the industry.
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Short-term Care Quality
This facility was given a strong short-term care score as well. We gave it one of our better scores in that category with a grade of B+. Our short-term care scores are probably more meaningful for patients in need of a nursing home for rehabilitation. Rehabilitation typically mandates more highly-skilled nursing. Skilled nursing means not only nursing, but also physical and occupational therapy, as well as other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Finally, we assessed the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Long-term Care Quality
The last category we assessed is long-term care. We gave this facility one of our higher scores in this category, with a B. Although this was not as dominant as some of this facility's other scores, it is nevertheless a positive score. If you are seeking anything other than rehabilitation, you should take a close look at long-term care scores. In addition to looking at the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility provided the vaccine to 93.10345 percent of its residents, which is a bit less than we expected. Finally, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 8.23% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of patients that sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered to be a barometer of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are often caused by patients staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 2.36% of Patients had Serious Falls
This metric gauges the percentage of long-term patients who have experienced falls leading to major injury. This is one of the statistics we use in calculating nursing scores.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 2.4% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections could be associated with insufficient hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 15.56% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications may be vital to many residents, it is important to make sure these medications are being used only where medically required. In some cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 12.65% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents who were administered antianxiety medication. These drugs are commonly given to residents experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 5.35% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients exhibiting signs of depression. High rates of depression could imply a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 92.77% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term care patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 13.93% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of residents who required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate deterioration of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 23.47% Percentage of Residents
Measures the percentage of long-term residents that remained mobile levels. Many would argue that mobility is critical to patients health.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Aidan Senior Living at Reedsport, 23.47 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term resident care.
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