Located in Verona, Wisconsin, Badger Prairie Hcc is the lone nursing home we were able to find there. Featuring an overall rating of A, this is clearly a first-rate facility. We rated this nursing home as one of the top 100 facilities in Wisconsin, which is a distinguished list. This facility also received impressive ratings in all four of the major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
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Badger Prairie Hcc
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Government - County
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
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Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
To pair with its strong overall grade, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for its nursing grade. When nursing homes receive this type of score in long-term care it is usually a good sign for patient care and suggests that the place is well-staffed with nurses and aids. One of the datapoints we considered on top of nursing hours is vaccinations. This nursing home administered the pneumonia vaccination to 98.27586 percent of its residents. This is a reliable method to minimize negative health outcomes for the senior population. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Adding to this facility's impressive resume, we gave this facility an A for inspections. Perhaps the most critical factor we look at in computing our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Places with higher scores in this category typically dodged the most severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a 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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This nursing home also received a very impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of A. We scrutinized the levels of nurses working for the facility, as well as the quantity of hours the nurses worked with patients, in determining our score in this area. This particular nursing home provided 0.6 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well when it comes to avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
Short-term Care Quality
Turning to the last area, this nursing home was awarded a high-end short-term care rating. We gave it an A- in this category, rounding out a straight A profile. Our short-term care scores are presumably more meaningful for residents requiring rehabilitation services. Rehabilitation generally utilizes higher levels of highly-skilled nursing. This means not just nursing, but also physical and speech therapy, as well as other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the percentage of patients that who were able to eventually return home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents were able to return home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Badger Prairie Hcc Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 6.85% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percent of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin caused by remaining in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 3.2% of Patients had Serious Falls
This measures the percent of long-term stay residents who experienced a fall resulting in major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls may be an indication of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 7.3% of Patients had UTIs
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term patients which suffered from a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be an indicator of worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this datapoint may be misleading for some nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 50.38% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients given antipsychotic drugs. These medications are sometimes used for treating a variety of medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 25.13% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric gauges the percent of long-term residents that are administered antianxiety drugs. These drugs are prescribed to residents suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 3.42% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term care residents who are demonstrating signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 99.14% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term residents who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 16.62% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 20.13% of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who maintained mobility. Some experts argue that mobility is critical to patients well-being.
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 0.02 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 20.13% of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Badger Prairie Hcc, 0% of Patients
This tells you the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care.
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