Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee is a small nursing home located in Menominee, Michigan. We gave this nursing home an overall grade of B. A score of this caliber requires solid marks in most areas. You could certainly do much worse than this nursing home. More information on this nursing home's category grades is available below. Its best category is long-term care, which is discussed in the next paragraph.
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Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 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 Inpatient Rehab
- Dialysis Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
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Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
On top of performing well in its overall grade, this facility earned even higher grades in the area of long-term care. It earned one of our highest grades in that area with an A-. When facilities receive this type of score in long-term care it is a good sign for resident care and indicates that the facility is well-staffed with nurses and aids. After assessing the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we then analyzed the nursing home's vaccination data. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which is far higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Adding to its strong resume, this facility earned a grade of B for its inspections rating. This is a well above average score in this category. Inspection grades account for several factors included in a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we rely on is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this area generally have very few severe 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 through L. This tells you CMS didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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Short-term Care Quality
This facility is also strong in the category of short-term care, where it received a grade of B. It performed more favorably than most facilities in this area. In calculating our short-term care scores, we assess the facility's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other licensed professionals. This area is considered to be a useful assessment of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we considered the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
Switching gears to our fourth area, this facility was given a grade of C for nursing, which is a respectable rating. We scrutinized the levels of nurses working for the nursing home, as well as the quantity of hours those nurses were with patients, in determining our grade in this category. This facility provided just 0.4 hours of nursing care per patient per day. This figure is significantly below the national average. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality-based metrics. Although this nursing home got dinged a bit for nursing hours, it actually excelled in a few of these quality metrics. With fewer than five percent of its residents experiencing pressure ulcers, it performed well in this metric. This is often a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can often be prevented by providing better nursing care, such as employing a system of turning residents at least once a day.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 8.87% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of residents who sustained a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many experts to be a measure of the quality of nursing care . Pressure ulcers, also referred to as bed sores, are often the result of patients staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 2.93% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic measures the percentage of long-term patients who experienced falls resulting in serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls may be a sign of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 2.23% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many experts to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often the result of worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this statistic can also be misleading for certain nursing homes due to different reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 13.4% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term care patients who are given antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may indicate that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior in scenarios where such drugs aren't medically indicated. However, some facilities need to rely more on these medications due to having more patients suffering from cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 19.66% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic is an indication of the percent of long-term patients taking antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 3.38% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents who are showing depressive symptoms. Some would argue that this is a reliable measure of quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 91.02% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 12.09% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of needing for assistance with ADL's may indicate the erosion of a patient's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 13.78% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percent of patients who maintained mobility over time. Retaining mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 13.78 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care. Staying out of the hospital during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the health of residents.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee, 77.57% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term stay patients who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Higher levels of autonomy with ADL's typically correlates with higher quality rehabilitation.
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