Asbury Place at Kingsport is a senior living facility in Kingsport, Tennessee, a city with a population of 87,124 people. This facility was awarded an A- overall, which is among the top grades that we offer. A score of this caliber requires excellent scores across the board. We rated this nursing home in the 50 best nursing homes in Tennessee. This place also received consistently good ratings in all four of our categories. More information about these categories is available below.
Asbury Place at Kingsport
- Nursing Home
- Home Health Agency
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- No Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Meal Delivery
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
On top of faring well overall, this facility also received nearly flawless government inspections. Consequently, it received one of our best grades in that area with a grade of A+. Inspection grades weigh several factors included in a facility's inspection reports. One key criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with higher scores in this area typically have few severe deficiencies. While this facility had some deficiencies on its report, none were major deficiencies based on CMS' deficiency scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also performed well in the category of short-term care, where we gave it a score of A-. Not many nursing homes received a better grade in this area. In determining our short-term care ratings, we look at a facility's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other highly trained professionals. This score is frequently a useful measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. However, based on the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final measure we considered in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that 5.6 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
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Long-term Care Quality
The third category we assessed was long-term care. Contributing to its top-shelf resume, this facility also excelled in that area. In fact, we awarded it a grade of of A- for that area. Long-term care grades of this caliber generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. In addition to assessing the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility administered the vaccine to 100 percent of its patients. Vaccines are critical to keeping residents healthy. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
The next area we analyzed is nursing, in which this nursing home was given a grade of B. Although this turned out to be its worst category score, this is still a favorable score. Our nursing grade is primarily based on the nursing home's nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures and this place excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any nursing home Tennessee in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by having a system of turning a patient more often.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Asbury Place at Kingsport Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 9.06% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of residents staying in one position for too long. Better nursing care limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 3.4% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of residents who suffered from a fall which caused serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 3.28% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes linked to poor hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 15.49% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. These drugs are sometimes used to treat a variety of medical conditions, including dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 29.7% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic gauges the percent of long-term residents who are administered antianxiety medication. These drugs are used to treat patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 8.67% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients demonstrating symptoms of depression. High rates of depression may indicate worse patient care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 89.63% of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term residents who have received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home patients, making these types of vaccines critical to patient health.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 16.71% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and bathing. Many in the industry argue that this is a measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 26.22% Percentage of Residents
Measures the percentage of long-term care residents that remained mobile levels. Many believe that mobility is critical to patients physical and mental health.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 26.22 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric tracks the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 11.37 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to gauge the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Asbury Place at Kingsport, 72.9% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint measures the percent of short-term stay residents that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Some experts believe this is a measure of a facility's rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Kingsport, TN
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
Looking for more options? Kingsport, Tennessee has 4 other nursing homes
- Holston Valley Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 3.45 miles away130 West Ravine Road Kingsport Tennessee 37662Voluntary non-profit - Private(423) 224-4000
- Indian Path Community HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 5.46 miles away2000 Brookside Dr Kingsport Tennessee 37660Voluntary non-profit - Private(423) 431-1941
- Franklin Woods Community HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 18.92 miles away300 Med Tech Parkway Johnson City Tennessee 37604Voluntary non-profit - Private(423) 302-1120
- Fmc West Kingsport0.34 miles away3600 Netherland Inn Road Kingsport Tennessee 37660CMS Rating: 3 stars Dialysis Stations: 18 (423) 230-0461
- Fmc Kingsport5.43 miles away2002 Brookside Drive Suite 101 Kingsport Tennessee 37660CMS Rating: 2 stars Dialysis Stations: 23 (423) 245-6464
- Fmc Johnson City19.1 miles away100 Technology Lane Johnson City Tennessee 37604Dialysis Stations: 17 (423) 929-7181
- Tn Smokie Mountain Dialysis19.17 miles away2320 Knob Creek Road Suite 408 Johnson City Tennessee 37604Dialysis Stations: 2 (423) 232-1969