Allen Health and Rehabilitation turns out to be one of many nursing home options at your disposal in Mobile, Alabama. This nursing home was awarded an overall grade of B+, which is very good grade. We were pleased to learn that this was in line with the other facilities in Mobile, which is one of the better cities in Alabama to find a nursing home. Scroll down to find this nursing home's category grades, which are also strong. It would be hard to poke holes in this nursing home's profile.
Allen Health and Rehabilitation
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a strong overall score, this nursing home also received an A+ inspection grade. This grade is based on the facility's recent inspection reports. An A+ in this area is one of the highest complements we can offer a nursing home. Arguably the most important factor we consider in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Facilities with higher grades in this category most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. This facility was hit with 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but fortunately none were considered severe. This tells you that CMS did not deem any of the deficiencies to cause an immediate risk to resident health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
In addition, this nursing home also was awarded favorable long-term care scores this year. Indeed, we awarded it one of our stronger grades in that category, with a grade of B+. Facilities that receive this kind of grade in long-term care tend to provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are well cared for. Once we assessed the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the nursing home's vaccination data. This nursing home vaccinated 62.916664 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is somewhat below what we anticipated but still a respectable percentage. Although its vaccination rate was a bit lower than we had hoped, we were pleased to find place was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
This facility also received a favorable short-term care score. In fact, we awarded it an above average score of B in this category. Short-term care grades are based on the nursing home's quantity of highly-skilled nursing services. This includes a broad spectrum of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Finally, we assessed the percentage of patients who ultimately were able to return home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
Switching gears to our final area, this facility was given an extremely favorable nursing rating. This facility did not end up having any weak spots. The nursing score includes a host of data points. The most important one is the amount of time nurses spent with patients. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 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 facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Allen Health and Rehabilitation Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 9.23% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin caused by staying in the same position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 3.48% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of residents who have had a major fall. Falls leading to serious injury are considered by many experts to be a measure of nursing care at a nursing home. Falls are often the result of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 3.13% of Patients had UTIs
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents which sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be a sign of a facility with worst hygiene practices. Nevertheless, this datapoint may also be skewed for certain nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 19.45% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients prescribed antipsychotic medications. These drugs are sometimes used for treating several conditions, such as dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 23.11% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic tells you the percentage of long-term patients that are administered antianxiety drugs. These drugs are commonly used to treat residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 1.27% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term residents who are showing depressive symptoms. Many believe this is a measure of patient quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 92.58% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home residents, making these types of vaccines indispensable.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 12.92% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that needed increased 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 Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 15.91% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percent of long-term residents that were able to retain mobility. Some would argue that mobility is critical to patients well-being.
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 1.62 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. There is a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 15.91 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Allen Health and Rehabilitation, 73.73% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percentage of short-term patients that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
Scores for Mobile, AL
- 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-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-plus
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