Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun is a senior living facility located in Calhoun City, Mississippi, a city with 5,049 people. This turns out to be a very respectable facility, with an overall grade of B. In addition, this facility is located in a hospital, which often means the nursing home offers more extensive medical services. Fortunately, this nursing home didn't have any bad scores in any of the major categories. More information about its category grades is available below.
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Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
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- No Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Lymphedema Care
- Aquatic Therapy
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Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a great overall score, this place also earned top notch health inspections in recent years. We awarded them one of our higher scores in this area, with an A+. Inspection grades account for a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with higher grades in this category tend to have few severe deficiencies. Unfortunately, it does not look like we have deficiency counts for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home performed well in the category of long-term care. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- for that area, which turns out to be one of our most favorable scores. Long-term care scores in this range generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. In addition to considering the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home gave the vaccine to 100 percent of its residents, which is far higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
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Short-term Care Quality
This facility's third highest area turned out to be short-term care. In that category, we gave this nursing home a C. Short-term care grades are commonly used to gauge a facility's performance with rehabilitation In order to have good rehabilitation services, facilities generally need to provide higher levels of highly skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, speech therapists and other types of therapists. It doesn't appear that this nursing home submitted information on registered nurse or physical therapist staffing. The last item we considered in this area is the percentage of residents who were able to return home from the nursing home. We found that just 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home. This figure was below average.
Our last area is nursing, where we gave this nursing home a C in this area. The nursing grade weighs a handful of subcategories, most of which are tied to levels of nurse staffing. This facility provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per patient per day. This is a lower figure than we are used to seeing. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this nursing home surprisingly fared better in some of the quality measures we assessed. In fact, it performed well when it comes to minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 10.44% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric is an indication of the percent of long-term residents who have pressure ulcers. We've found that pressure ulcers are an indicator of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 3.39% of Patients had Serious Falls
This figure tells you the percent of long-term stay patients who suffered a fall resulting in serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indicator of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 2.89% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint is an indication of the percent of long-term patients who experienced urinary tract infections. UTI's may be an indication of a facility with worst hygiene practices. Nevertheless, this metric can also be skewed for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 21.33% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic drugs may be helpful for many patients, it is important to confirm these drugs are being used appropriately. In limited situations, excessive reliance on these medications may suggest a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 21.99% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is an indication of the percentage of long-term patients receiving antianxiety medications.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 1.78% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term stay patients showing depressive symptoms. Many in the industry would argue this is a reasonable measure of quality of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 93.49% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents who were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 18.69% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as getting dressed and bathing.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 17.05% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term care residents that were able to retain mobility.
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 2.16 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 17.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric tracks the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
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