Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove is a small facility in Wichita, Kansas. We gave this nursing home an overall grade of B+. A grade of this caliber requires favorable marks in most areas. This place definitely has plenty of good features. The best part of this facility's impressive report card is its short-term care score. short-term care grades are discussed in the next section
Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Home Making
- Dialysis Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
On top of faring well overall, this nursing home received even higher grades for short-term care. In fact, it earned one of our best grades in that category with an A. Our short-term care grades are crucial for people requiring rehabilitation. Rehabilitation generally utilizes additional skilled nursing. Skilled nursing means a vast scope of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Finally, we considered the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 6.6 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
Among this facility's other strengths is its elite nursing grade. We awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a grade of A-. Nursing scores are primarily associated with the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality measures and this nursing home 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 the country in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can often be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as by employing a policy of turning a patient at least once a day.
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Moving on to another of this nursing home's strengths, it also received a very impressive inspection rating. Inspections turned out to be one of its best category grades. In that area, we gave this facility a grade of A-. Inspection ratings are based on many pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this category tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This facility was hit with 3 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered severe. This means that CMS didn't deem any of the deficiencies to be an immediate risk to resident health or safety. Keep in mind that deficiency-free inspection reports are uncommon in the industry.
Long-term Care Quality
The final area we scored is long-term care, which was a weak link for this facility. We awarded this nursing home a grade of D for our long-term care category, making this its least impressive grade. We'd nevertheless recommend that you consider all of a facility's category grades. For prospective patients in need of a permanent residence as opposed to rehabilitation, long-term care grades are a key measure. Once we assessed the volume of nursing care, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination statistics. We were pleased to learn that this facility vaccinated 100 percent of its patients for pneumonia. Surprisingly, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. With just 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, this facility has fewer hospitalizations than the majority of nursing homes. Unfortunately, a few of its other scores in the category were not as favorable as these.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 7.28% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percent of long-term residents who are suffering from pressure ulcers. We find that pressure ulcers are an indicator of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 5.12% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of residents who suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injury are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Major falls resulting in injury are routinely caused by poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 3.63% of Patients had UTIs
This metric tells you the percentage of long-term patients who experienced a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be a sign of worse hygiene protocols. However, this datapoint may be skewed for certain facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 16.93% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs may be vital to many patients, it is important to confirm these medications are being used only where medically required. In some cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate that a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 22.05% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic measures the percent of long-term care residents who are administered antianxiety drugs. These medications are generally used to treat residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 5.92% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who are demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 91.42% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care residents who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 16.92% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term patients who needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and using the bathroom. Some experts believe this is a reliable measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 21.25% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that maintained mobility.
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 1.62 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 21.25 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 10.63 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds Cove, 74.59% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of short-term residents that saw functional improvements.
Scores for Wichita, KS
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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