Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is an average-sized nursing home in Ayden, North Carolina. This nursing home is a subpar nursing home. A score in this range suggests we found a few red flags. If you are not satisfied with this facility's pedestrian overall grade, you may have to look in other cities as this is the only nursing home in Ayden. We wouldn't blame you if you're ready to stop reading and find another facility. However, if you want to learn more about this facility's category grades, we will discuss inspections in the next section.
Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Contracted Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
Note: Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center has been flagged for abuse in the past 12 months. We have capped this facility's overall grade accordingly.
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
While we were not high on this nursing home overall, we awarded it a B- for inspections. This score is better than this facility's overall grade. Inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This place received 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none of the deficiencies were considered severe. This indicates that CMS did not consider any of the deficiencies an immediate threat to patient safety or health. Lastly, this nursing home was cited by CMS for possible abuse or neglect. This is generally a really bad sign. We would never recommend this facility.
We also want to point out that this facility received a decent grade in our nursing category. We awarded it a grade of B- in the area. Our nursing rating is primarily associated with the facility's level of nurse staffing. This facility provided just 0.4 hours of nursing care per patient per day. This figure is significantly below average. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based metrics, such as avoiding major falls. Despite not having the most impressive total nursing hours, this facility actually performed admirably in the metric of preventing major falls. This is usually a reliable indicator that a nursing home has sufficient quality controls in place. Some falls could be avoided if a nursing home provides enough nurses to assist its residents.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's third best area came in the area of short-term care. In that category, we awarded this nursing home a grade of B-. In calculating our short-term care grades, we look at a nursing home's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This score is generally a useful assessment of the nursing home's ability to rehabilitate patients. Unfortunately, this place was below average in terms of its level of physical therapy and registered nurse hours provided to its residents based on the measures we assessed. Lastly, we considered the percentage of patients who eventually returned home from this nursing home. We found that 5.8 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home. This figure was actually quite a bit below the national average.
Long-term Care Quality
The next category we rated is long-term care. In that category, we gave this nursing home a B-. In a long-term care setting, the primary objective is to maintain residents' quality of life and keep them safe. On top of considering the quantity of care provided by nurses and other staff, we analyzed the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home administered the vaccine to 100 percent of its patients, which is better than most nursing homes. Finally, this facility was also able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had only 0.03 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 10.18% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also known as bed sores, are often caused by patients staying in one position for too long. Better nursing protocols limits the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3.86% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients that sustained a fall which caused severe injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3.21% of Patients had UTIs
This metric indicates the percent of long-term stay patients who have sustained a urinary tract infection. While a higher rate of these infections may reflect poorly on a nursing home's nursing care, it is problematic to compare different nursing homes due to differing reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 11.7% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients who were prescribed antipsychotic drugs. 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, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 22.36% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure measures the percent of long-term patients receiving antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 2.92% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who are showing depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 88.16% of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay residents who were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home patients, making these vaccines vital to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 19.43% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term stay residents that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and continence.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 26.81% Percentage of Residents
This is the percentage of residents who were able to retain mobility over time. Optimizing mobility is usually a good sign for residents' health.
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1.31 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Keeping residents out of the hospital is important to the physical health of patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 26.81 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 11.94 Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Ayden Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 72.2% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry would argue that this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation performance.
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