Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf is a nursing home in San Leandro, California. This city has 104,689 people. With an overall grade of D, this is a well below average facility. In addition, this is a hospital-based nursing home, which may add peace of mind for prospective residents with significant health conditions. More information on this nursing home's category grades is available below. Its best category is inspections, which is discussed in the next section.
Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
Note: Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf has been flagged for abuse in the past 12 months. We have capped this facility's overall grade accordingly.
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - County
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
While this nursing home's overall grade is not a highlight, it actually received a somewhat respectable score in the category of inspections. We awarded it a grade of B- for that area, which is not bad. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This particular nursing home received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report. In addition to having severe deficiencies, this nursing home was cited by CMS for possible abuse or neglect. This is generally a really bad sign. We would never recommend this facility.
We also awarded this facility a grade of B- for our nursing rating. Nursing grades are mostly associated with the facility's nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.6 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a much lower figure than we are used to seeing. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this nursing home surprisingly excelled in some of the quality measures we assessed. It performed well in the area of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be indicators of the quality of nursing care. In many cases, the quality of nursing care is as important as the number of hours of care offered.
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Short-term Care Quality
This facility's third most favorable category turned out to be its short-term care score, where it was given a B-. In our short-term care category, we strive to craft a meaningful gauge for rehabilitation. In doing so, we look at a nursing home's scope of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. In this facility's case, we were surprised to learn that it actually provides less physical therapist and registered nurse hours per resident than the average facility. The hope is always that this does not adversely affect the quality of care. Lastly, we looked at the percentage of patients that who were able to eventually return home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home. This figure was quite a bit below the national average.
Long-term Care Quality
Switching gears to the final category, this facility received a decent long-term care score of B-. If you are looking for anything other than rehabilitation, you should take a close look at long-term care ratings. Once we finished looking at the amount of nursing care, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination records. We were pleased to find that this nursing home vaccinates 97.14286 percent of its residents for pneumonia. This facility keeps its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 7.62% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin due to remaining in one position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 1.67% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic measures the percent of long-term care residents who experienced falls leading to severe injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indicator of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 1.21% of Patients had UTIs
This statistic indicates the percent of long-term residents which sustained urinary tract infections. UTI's could be an indication of poor nursing care. However, this metric could be skewed for some facilities due to different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 10.06% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients who were given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic drugs are given to patients for many medical conditions, including dementia. Tragically, in limited situations, increased usage of these drugs may indicate a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 13.91% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric is an indication of the percent of long-term patients taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 4.33% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients exhibiting signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 95.72% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 8.37% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term residents who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as dressing and taking a bath.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 14.05% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of residents who remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 14.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 9.85 Percentage of Patients
Measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Alameda County Medical Center D/P Snf, 79.63% Percentage of Resident
This metric is a measure of the percent of short-term care patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many believe this is a reasonable measure of rehabilitation services.
Scores for San Leandro, CA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
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