Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center is located in Gulf Breeze, Florida, a city with a population of 30,305 people. This nursing home received an A- overall, which is one of our best ratings. Based on our ratings, this facility is really as good as it gets. This facility's strong report card was highlighted by its inspection rating, which is addressed in the next section.
Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- 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
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Best Nursing Home in Gulf Breeze, Florida Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Gulf Breeze, Florida Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in Gulf Breeze, Florida Awards 2021
Registered Staff Hours
To go along with its strong overall grade, we gave this place a grade of A+ for inspections. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in computing our inspection grades. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of the deficiencies is usually more important than the number of deficiencies, as some are relatively insignificant. 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. Even some of the best nursing homes receive an occasional ding on their inspection report.
This nursing home also received a very impressive nursing grade. In fact, this turned out to be its second best category grade. In that area, we awarded this facility a grade of A. Nursing ratings are heavily correlated with nurse staffing levels. This nursing home provides 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in the area of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home also received a favorable short-term care grade. In fact, we gave it an above average grade of B+ in this area. In determining our short-term care grades, we assess a facility's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. This area is generally a solid measure of the nursing home's ability to rehabilitate patients. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the number of residents that eventually returned home from this facility. We found that 4.6 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
Long-term Care Quality
The next area we looked at was long-term care, in which this facility was awarded a grade of B-. While this ended up being its least impressive category grade, this is still not a bad grade. In computing these long-term care ratings, we analyze the facility's personal care services. One of the factors we considered on top of nurse's aid hours is vaccines. Thankfully, this facility provided the pneumonia vaccination to 99.68553 percent of its residents. This nursing home also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 9.08% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric is an indication of the percentage of long-term residents who suffered from new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We use this statistic in calculating both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 2.82% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of residents that sustained a major fall. Falls leading to severe injuries are considered by many experts to be a measure of nursing care at a nursing home. Major falls resulting in injury are often the result of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 1.81% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term residents which have sustained urinary tract infections. UTI's could be an indication of a facility with lower levels of hygiene. Nevertheless, this metric can be misleading for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 10.64% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This statistic is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who are administered antipsychotic drugs. Excessive reliance on these medications may suggest a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior in scenarios where such medications aren't medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes need to rely on these drugs due to an increased number of residents with dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 21.27% 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 Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 2.33% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who are showing symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 94.94% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 13.07% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as dressing and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 16.78% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients that retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility is usually a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 1.76 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Measures the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding hospitalizations is important to the physical health of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 16.78 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is important to restoring the health of residents.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 9.16 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between fewer emergency room visits and the quality of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Bay Breeze Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, 78.49% Percentage of Resident
Measures the percent of short-term stay patients that experienced functional improvements.
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