Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall is in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, a city with a total of 82,617 people. We awarded this facility an overall grade of D. A score in this range generally suggests a few concerning datapoints. This is not the worse place we found, but we'd still struggle to recommend it. We wouldn't blame you if you're ready to stop reading and find another facility. However, if you want to learn more about this place's category grades, inspection reports are discussed in the next section.
Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
Note: Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall has been flagged for abuse in the past 12 months. We have capped this facility's overall grade accordingly.
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
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Registered Staff Hours
While we gave this facility a poor overall rating, we gave it a fairly respectable grade in the area of inspections, where it received a B-. This was better than its other category grades. Inspection grades weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. 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 was cited by CMS for possible abuse or neglect. We would not recommend this facility under any circumstance.
We also ended up giving this facility a fairly respectable grade in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of B-. Our nursing score weighs many datapoints, many of which are based on quantities of nurse staffing. This facility provided just 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a relatively low total compared to most other facilities. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this facility surprisingly excelled in some of the quality measures we assessed. It scored well in terms of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers.
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Short-term Care Quality
This facility's third most favorable area ended up being short-term care. In that area, we gave this nursing home a B-. Short-term care ratings are based in part on the facility's quantity of skilled nursing services. This means a vast scope of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, as well as other forms of therapy. Unfortunately, this facility was below average in terms of its level of registered nurse and physical therapy hours provided to its residents based on the measures we assessed. The final statistic we considered in this category is the percentage of patients that ultimately were able to return home from the facility. We found that just 5.1 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.
Long-term Care Quality
Turning to the final category, this facility received a grade of B- in long-term care, which is generally a decent rating. In a long-term care setting, the nursing home's primary goal is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. On top of considering the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we analyzed the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This facility gave the vaccine to 99.2 percent of its residents, which is better than most nursing homes. Lastly, this place was also able to limit hospitalizations. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 10.72% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage caused by staying in one position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 3.26% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of patients who have had a fall resulting in major injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 3.03% of Patients had UTIs
This is an indication of the percent of long-term care residents who sustained a UTI. While a higher rate infections may reflect poorly on a facility's hygiene protocols, it can be problematic to compare different facilities due to nursing homes having differing reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 20.18% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients given antipsychotic medications. These medications are used for treating several medical conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 22.76% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients who were given antianxiety medications. These medications are used to treat residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 2.3% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term stay residents exhibiting symptoms of depression. Some experts argue this is a reasonable measure of quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 93.75% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for nursing home patients, making these vaccines vital to patient safety.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 18.95% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 20.82% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients who retained mobility levels over time. Preserving mobility can be a good sign for residents' health.
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 1.95 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 20.82 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and a nursing homes short-term rehabilitation performance.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 13.63 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Bedford Care Ctr-Monroe Hall, 69.18% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percent of short-term patients that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry would argue this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.
Scores for Hattiesburg, MS
- Overall Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
Looking for more options? Hattiesburg, Mississippi has 6 other nursing homes
- Merit Health WesleyAcute Care Hospitals 2.93 miles away5001 W Hardy St Hattiesburg Mississippi 39402Voluntary non-profit - Private(601) 268-8000