Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center is in Baldwin City, Kansas. This nursing home was given an A- overall, which is a high-end rating. Based on our analysis, you can not go wrong with this place. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its inspection score, which you can find in the next paragraph.
Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Colostomy Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
On top of being a great nursing home overall, it also earned A+ government inspections in recent years. Its inspections are virtually perfect. Perhaps the most important factor we look at in computing our inspection scores is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Facilities with higher grades in this category typically avoided the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. 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.
Long-term Care Quality
We also want to alert you to the fact that this nursing home was given a dominant score of A in our long-term care area. Nursing homes that receive this kind of grade in long-term care typically provide consistent around the clock care to ensure patients are well cared for. Once we assessed the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination data. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its patients against pneumonia, which is significantly higher than the average nursing home. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.03 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home received a favorable short-term care grade as well. We gave it one of our better scores in that area with a grade of B+. In calculating our short-term care scores, we look at a facility's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other highly trained professionals. This area is generally a solid assessment of a nursing home's ability to rehabilitate patients. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the percentage of patients that were able to return home from this facility. We found that 5.3 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home.
The next area we rated was nursing, in which this facility was given a B. While this proved to be its worst category grade, this is nevertheless an impressive grade. There are a number of criteria included in this grade. Many of these data points are tied to nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 7.05% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 5.14% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a major fall. Falls leading to serious injuries are often the result of poor nursing care. Better nursing protocols reduces the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 3.56% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint gauges the percentage of long-term stay residents who sustained a urinary tract infection. Although a higher rate of these infections may reflect poorly on a nursing home's hygiene protocols, it can be difficult to compare between nursing homes due to nursing homes having reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 17.24% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents which were administered antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents in situations where such drugs are not medically required. Nevertheless, some facilities need to rely more on these medications due to having more residents with dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 22.38% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percent of patients given antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety medications are given to patients suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 5.98% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who are exhibiting symptoms of depression. High levels of depression could reveal a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 91.04% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 16.84% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 19.61% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of patients that retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This indicates the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 19.61 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and a nursing home's quality of short-term rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 10.57 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Baldwin Healthcare & Rehab Center, 74.57% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term stay residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
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