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 highly rated 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.
Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- 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
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to being a great overall grade, this facility also received A+ health inspections in recent years. Its inspections were virtually flawless. Our inspection scores weigh several factors included in a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with better scores in this area generally have very few of these severe deficiencies. Unfortunately, it doesn't 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 facility performed well in the area of long-term care. In fact, we awarded it a score of A for that area, which happens to be one of our higher grades. Nursing homes that do well in this category tend to be well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to residents. Once we looked at the amount of care provided by nurses and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination records. This facility vaccinated 99.70675 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is significantly higher than the majority of nursing homes. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
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Next, we looked at the nursing category where we awarded this nursing home a grade of B-. This facility didn't perform quite as well in this category as it did in some other categories. Nevertheless, this is still a respectable score. Our nursing rating focuses on the facility's nurse staffing levels. We consider both the levels of skill of the nurses as well as the amount of time spent with patients. This nursing home averages just 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a very low figure. Lastly, while this facility got docked a bit for nursing hours, it excelled in a few of our quality-based metrics. With less than five percent of its residents suffering from pressure ulcers, it fared well in this metric.
Short-term Care Quality
The next category we scored is short-term care. In this category, we awarded this facility a decent grade of C. This actually is this nursing home's weakest category. In calculating our short-term care ratings, we assess the nursing home's levels of skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other highly trained professionals. This score is frequently a fair assessment of the nursing home's rehabilitation services. Unfortunately, we weren't able to find information about this nursing home's registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. Finally, we assessed the percentage of residents that ultimately returned home from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home. This figure was well below average.
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, 10.98% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of residents staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 3.19% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of residents that sustained a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are considered to be an indicator of the quality of nursing care . Major falls resulting in injury are often the result of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 3.13% of Patients had UTIs
This figure indicates the percent of long-term residents who have suffered from UTI's. UTI's may be an indication of a facility with worst hygiene practices. However, this statistic may be skewed for certain nursing homes due to different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 20.09% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients given antipsychotic medications. These drugs are sometimes used for a variety of conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients taking antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 2.34% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents who are showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 93.38% of Patients
This is the percent of residents that were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 19.45% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with ADL's could be a sign of erosion of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 23.26% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of patients who were able to retain mobility over time. Preserving mobility can be a great sign for residents' health.
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 1.76 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care. Minimizing hospitalizations is key to maintaining the physical health of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Baptist Nursing Home-Calhoun, 23.26 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. Staying out of the hospital during rehabilitation is key to restoring the physical abilities of patients.
- Bmh-CalhounCritical Access Hospitals 0.08 miles away140 Burke-Calhoun City Road Calhoun City Mississippi 38916Voluntary non-profit - Private(662) 628-6611