Arbors at Delaware is a senior living facility in Delaware, Ohio, a city with 48,107 people. We gave this nursing home an overall grade of D. A score in this range generally suggests a few concerning datapoints. Keep in mind that Delaware received a city grade of B, so should consider other options in the city as well. Despite all this, one of the few highlights of this nursing home's profile is its strong inspection grade. You can continue reading to learn more about inspections and other category scores
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Arbors at Delaware
- Nursing Home
Updated Nov 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Dialysis Transportation
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
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Registered Staff Hours
While we were not very complementary of this nursing home's overall grade, it received a very impressive inspection report this year. In fact, it received a nearly flawless inspection report this year. As a result, it received one of our highest grades in that category with an A-. Arguably the most significant factor we consider in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. It is typically best to avoid facilities that have too many deficiencies. While this place had a few minor dings on its report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those labeled as categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you the government inspectors didn't consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. A couple minor deficiencies aren't the end of the world.
Short-term Care Quality
The second best area we gave this facility in any area came in the area of short-term care, where we gave it a C. In our short-term care assessment, we strive to forge a meaningful measure for rehabilitation services. In this process, we look at the facility's offerings of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as occupational therapy. We found that this nursing home was below average in the two key staffing areas we assessed. In fact, it provided fewer registered nurse and physical therapist hours per resident than most other nursing homes. It is important to determine whether this is adversely impacting the quality of care. Finally, we looked at the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home. At most nursing homes, closer to half of their patients are able to return home so this figure is below average.
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We awarded this facility a respectable grade in the area of nursing as well, with a grade of C. Our nursing grade analyzes the facility's level of nurse staffing. We weigh both the levels of training of the nurses as well as the amount of time spent with patients. This particular facility provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient on a daily basis. This figure is far below the national average. Finally, our nursing ratings also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. Despite not having the most impressive total nursing hours, this nursing home performed admirably in the area of preventing major falls. This is typically a reliable indicator that a place has quality controls in place. Many falls can be avoided if a facility supplies enough nurses to assist its residents.
Long-term Care Quality
The final category we assessed is long-term care. We gave it an abysmal F in this category, which is a rock bottom grade. For residents looking for a permanent residence rather than skilled nursing, long-term care is an important category. On top of considering the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility vaccinated 96.830986 percent of its residents, which is better than the majority of nursing homes. Surprisingly, this place was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days. Unfortunately, some of its other scores in the category weren't as favorable as these.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Arbors at Delaware Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Arbors at Delaware, 4.89% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric tells you the percentage of long-term stay patients that are suffering from pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are a reliable barometer of quality of care.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Arbors at Delaware, 4.23% of Patients had Serious Falls
This gauges the percent of long-term stay residents who experienced falls leading to major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls may be a sign of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Arbors at Delaware, 0.7% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of residents that have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be an indicator of nursing care . UTI's are often linked to a facility with worst hygiene practices. Nevertheless, this datapoint may be misleading for some facilities due to varying reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Arbors at Delaware, 10.86% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents taking antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used appropriately. In some situations, excessive reliance on these medications may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Arbors at Delaware, 18.9% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic is an indication of the percent of long-term stay residents receiving antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Arbors at Delaware, 0% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term residents showing symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Arbors at Delaware, 96.4% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents that were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Arbors at Delaware, 6.88% of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as getting dressed and continence.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Arbors at Delaware, 5.88% of Residents
This indicates the percentage of patients that remained mobile levels over time. Preserving mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Arbors at Delaware, 5.88% of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the hospital and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Arbors at Delaware, 96.17% of Resident
Measures the percent of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many argue this is a reliable measure of rehabilitation services.
Scores for Delaware, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
Looking for more options? Delaware, Ohio has 4 other nursing homes
- Grady Memorial HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 1.4 miles away561 West Central Avenue Delaware Ohio 43015Voluntary non-profit - Private(740) 368-5145
- Memorial HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 14.49 miles away500 London Avenue Marysville Ohio 43040Government - Local(937) 578-2289
- Dublin Methodist HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 14.85 miles away7500 Hospital Avenue Dublin Ohio 43016Voluntary non-profit - Private(614) 544-8000
- Mount Carmel St Ann'sAcute Care Hospitals 16.1 miles away500 South Cleveland Avenue Westerville Ohio 43081Voluntary non-profit - Private(614) 898-4000
- Marion General HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 18.1 miles away1000 Mckinley Park Drive Marion Ohio 43302Voluntary non-profit - Private(740) 383-8400
- Riverside Methodist HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 19.79 miles away3535 Olentangy River Rd Columbus Ohio 43214Voluntary non-profit - Private(614) 566-5000
- Fmc - Delaware Dialysis1.3 miles away36 Troy Road Delaware Ohio 43015Dialysis Stations: 13 (740) 363-7171
- u.s. Renal Care of Delaware3.93 miles away1788 Columbus Pike Delaware Ohio 43015Dialysis Stations: 12 (740) 369-4870
- Fmc - Columbus Northwest14.48 miles away6670 Perimeter Drive, Suite 180 Dublin Ohio 43016Dialysis Stations: 13 (614) 718-2863
- Nxstage Kidney Care/Nxstage Columbus LLC14.68 miles away5665 Woerner Temple Road Dublin Ohio 43016Dialysis Stations: 10 (614) 915-3040
- Davita - Canal Winchester15.04 miles away3568 Gender Road Canal Winchester Ohio 43110Dialysis Stations: 13 (614) 834-3564
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- Fmc- Westerville Dialysis16.02 miles away477 Cooper Road Suite 140 Westerville Ohio 43081Dialysis Stations: 12 (614) 895-2705
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