Attica Long Term Care Facility is located in Attica, Kansas. It looks like this nursing home is one of the most elite nursing homes we found. A grade of this caliber requires superb scores across the board. You flat out can not do any better than this place. One of the major highlights of this nursing home's remarkable profile is its inspection rating. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section.
Attica Long Term Care Facility
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
302 N Botkin,
Attica KS 67009
76.3% estimated occupancy 1
- No Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - Hospital district
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
Top Nursing Home in Kansas Awards 2020
Registered Staff Hours
On top of being an elite facility overall, this nursing home also excelled in our inspections category, where it earned an A+. Very few places performed this well in this category. Our inspection ratings are tied to many items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this category tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Although this nursing home had some deficiencies on its government inspection report, none were major deficiencies based on CMS' scale. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This first-rate nursing home also fared very well in the area of long-term care, where we awarded it a grade of A+. Only a small group of nursing homes performed better in this area. When nursing homes receive this type of score in this category it is typically a good sign for patient care and suggests that the nursing home is well-staffed with nurses aids. On top of assessing the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we looked at the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility provided the vaccine to 98.013245 percent of its patients. Vaccines are vital to keeping patients out of the hospital. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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This nursing home also received a very impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of A. Our nursing score analyzes the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. We consider both the levels of training of those nurses as well as the amount of time spent with residents. This nursing home provides 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 nursing home performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can many times be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Short-term Care Quality
In the last category, we awarded this nursing home an A+ for our short-term care score. This finished off a very favorable report card. Our short-term care grade is often employed to grade a nursing home's rehabilitation services. In order to have highly rated rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to offer better levels of skilled nursing services. These types of services include registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other types of therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final item we considered in this area is the percentage of residents who were able to leave the facility and return home. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Attica Long Term Care Facility Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 7.05% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you 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 Attica Long Term Care Facility, 5.14% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percentage of residents that have had a major fall. Falls resulting in major injury are routinely linked to lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing care can reduce the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 3.56% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of residents that sustained a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are often associated with nursing homes with worse hygiene protocols. Additional nurse staffing can minimize the number of UTI's sustained by residents in a nursing home. Note that this statistic is affected by by the fact that facilities have incongruent reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 17.24% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of patients who were given antipsychotic drugs. These medications may be used for treating a variety of medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 22.38% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of residents given antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are prescribed to residents suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 5.98% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term patients demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 91.04% of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term care residents who were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 16.84% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living could indicate the erosion of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 19.61% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents that maintained mobility.
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Attica Long Term Care Facility, 19.61 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
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