Bel Air Care Center is a small facility located in Alliance, Ohio. We awarded this nursing home an overall grade of B. A grade of this caliber requires quality marks in most areas. Based on all of the relevant data, you can do much worse than this place. This nursing home is better in some categories than others, but it did not have any bad scores in any of our four major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.

Additional Details:

Accepts Medicare 1 : TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Accepts Medicaid 1 : 45 Beds TrueA checkmark indicating true.

CCRC : FalseUsed to indicate false.

For profit - Individual

Resident Council: TrueA checkmark indicating true.

Family Council: FalseUsed to indicate false.

Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)

Less:
More:
January
January 1, 2019January 2, 2019January 3, 2019January 4, 2019January 5, 2019January 6, 2019January 7, 2019January 8, 2019January 9, 2019January 10, 2019January 11, 2019January 12, 2019January 13, 2019January 14, 2019January 15, 2019January 16, 2019January 17, 2019January 18, 2019January 19, 2019January 20, 2019January 21, 2019January 22, 2019January 23, 2019January 24, 2019January 25, 2019January 26, 2019January 27, 2019January 28, 2019January 29, 2019January 30, 2019January 31, 2019
February
February 1, 2019February 2, 2019February 3, 2019February 4, 2019February 5, 2019February 6, 2019February 7, 2019February 8, 2019February 9, 2019February 10, 2019February 11, 2019February 12, 2019February 13, 2019February 14, 2019February 15, 2019February 16, 2019February 17, 2019February 18, 2019February 19, 2019February 20, 2019February 21, 2019February 22, 2019February 23, 2019February 24, 2019February 25, 2019February 26, 2019February 27, 2019February 28, 2019
March
March 1, 2019March 2, 2019March 3, 2019March 4, 2019March 5, 2019March 6, 2019March 7, 2019March 8, 2019March 9, 2019March 10, 2019March 11, 2019March 12, 2019March 13, 2019March 14, 2019March 15, 2019March 16, 2019March 17, 2019March 18, 2019March 19, 2019March 20, 2019March 21, 2019March 22, 2019March 23, 2019March 24, 2019March 25, 2019March 26, 2019March 27, 2019March 28, 2019March 29, 2019March 30, 2019March 31, 2019
April
April 1, 2019April 2, 2019April 3, 2019April 4, 2019April 5, 2019April 6, 2019April 7, 2019April 8, 2019April 9, 2019April 10, 2019April 11, 2019April 12, 2019April 13, 2019April 14, 2019April 15, 2019April 16, 2019April 17, 2019April 18, 2019April 19, 2019April 20, 2019April 21, 2019April 22, 2019April 23, 2019April 24, 2019April 25, 2019April 26, 2019April 27, 2019April 28, 2019April 29, 2019April 30, 2019
May
May 1, 2019May 2, 2019May 3, 2019May 4, 2019May 5, 2019May 6, 2019May 7, 2019May 8, 2019May 9, 2019May 10, 2019May 11, 2019May 12, 2019May 13, 2019May 14, 2019May 15, 2019May 16, 2019May 17, 2019May 18, 2019May 19, 2019May 20, 2019May 21, 2019May 22, 2019May 23, 2019May 24, 2019May 25, 2019May 26, 2019May 27, 2019May 28, 2019May 29, 2019May 30, 2019May 31, 2019
June
June 1, 2019June 2, 2019June 3, 2019June 4, 2019June 5, 2019June 6, 2019June 7, 2019June 8, 2019June 9, 2019June 10, 2019June 11, 2019June 12, 2019June 13, 2019June 14, 2019June 15, 2019June 16, 2019June 17, 2019June 18, 2019June 19, 2019June 20, 2019June 21, 2019June 22, 2019June 23, 2019June 24, 2019June 25, 2019June 26, 2019June 27, 2019June 28, 2019June 29, 2019June 30, 2019
July
July 1, 2019July 2, 2019July 3, 2019July 4, 2019July 5, 2019July 6, 2019July 7, 2019July 8, 2019July 9, 2019July 10, 2019July 11, 2019July 12, 2019July 13, 2019July 14, 2019July 15, 2019July 16, 2019July 17, 2019July 18, 2019July 19, 2019July 20, 2019July 21, 2019July 22, 2019July 23, 2019July 24, 2019July 25, 2019July 26, 2019July 27, 2019July 28, 2019July 29, 2019July 30, 2019July 31, 2019
August
August 1, 2019August 2, 2019August 3, 2019August 4, 2019August 5, 2019August 6, 2019August 7, 2019August 8, 2019August 9, 2019August 10, 2019August 11, 2019August 12, 2019August 13, 2019August 14, 2019August 15, 2019August 16, 2019August 17, 2019August 18, 2019August 19, 2019August 20, 2019August 21, 2019August 22, 2019August 23, 2019August 24, 2019August 25, 2019August 26, 2019August 27, 2019August 28, 2019August 29, 2019August 30, 2019August 31, 2019
September
September 1, 2019September 2, 2019September 3, 2019September 4, 2019September 5, 2019September 6, 2019September 7, 2019September 8, 2019September 9, 2019September 10, 2019September 11, 2019September 12, 2019September 13, 2019September 14, 2019September 15, 2019September 16, 2019September 17, 2019September 18, 2019September 19, 2019September 20, 2019September 21, 2019September 22, 2019September 23, 2019September 24, 2019September 25, 2019September 26, 2019September 27, 2019September 28, 2019September 29, 2019September 30, 2019
October
October 1, 2019October 2, 2019October 3, 2019October 4, 2019October 5, 2019October 6, 2019October 7, 2019October 8, 2019October 9, 2019October 10, 2019October 11, 2019October 12, 2019October 13, 2019October 14, 2019October 15, 2019October 16, 2019October 17, 2019October 18, 2019October 19, 2019October 20, 2019October 21, 2019October 22, 2019October 23, 2019October 24, 2019October 25, 2019October 26, 2019October 27, 2019October 28, 2019October 29, 2019October 30, 2019October 31, 2019
November
November 1, 2019November 2, 2019November 3, 2019November 4, 2019November 5, 2019November 6, 2019November 7, 2019November 8, 2019November 9, 2019November 10, 2019November 11, 2019November 12, 2019November 13, 2019November 14, 2019November 15, 2019November 16, 2019November 17, 2019November 18, 2019November 19, 2019November 20, 2019November 21, 2019November 22, 2019November 23, 2019November 24, 2019November 25, 2019November 26, 2019November 27, 2019November 28, 2019November 29, 2019November 30, 2019
December
December 1, 2019December 2, 2019December 3, 2019December 4, 2019December 5, 2019December 6, 2019December 7, 2019December 8, 2019December 9, 2019December 10, 2019December 11, 2019December 12, 2019December 13, 2019December 14, 2019December 15, 2019December 16, 2019December 17, 2019December 18, 2019December 19, 2019December 20, 2019December 21, 2019December 22, 2019December 23, 2019December 24, 2019December 25, 2019December 26, 2019December 27, 2019December 28, 2019December 29, 2019December 30, 2019December 31, 2019

Facility Inspections

A
Oct 18: ANov 18: ADec 18: AJan 19: AFeb 19: AMay 19: A-Jun 19: A-Jul 19: A-Aug 19: A-Sep 19: A-Jan 20: A-Mar 20: A-Apr 20: AMay 20: AJun 20: AJul 20: AAug 20: A
Historical

On top of earning a great overall rating, this nursing home fared even better in the area of inspections which is associated with the facility's recent inspection reports. We awarded it a grade of A for that category, which is one of our best grades. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in computing our inspection ratings. One key factor is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is usually more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some are relatively insignificant. Fortunately, although this facility had some minor dings on its inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are labeled as categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This tells you the inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. The fact that none of the deficiencies were severe made us feel better about this inspection report.

Nurse Quality

B+
Oct 18: A-Nov 18: A-Dec 18: A-Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: AJun 19: AJul 19: AAug 19: B+Sep 19: B+Jan 20: B+Mar 20: B+Apr 20: B+May 20: B+Jun 20: B+Jul 20: B+Aug 20: B+
Historical

One of the other reasons we rated this facility so highly is that it earned a very impressive nursing rating. In that category, we gave this facility an B+. The nursing score assesses several factors, most of which are associated with nursing hours. This nursing home provided 4.8 hours of nursing care per patient on a daily basis. This is a very impressive statistic which typically corresponds with higher quality care. Finally, this nursing home was also above average in each of the major quality measures we assessed in this category. For example, it performed well in the area of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers. These areas are generally reliable indicators of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.

Long-term Care Quality

B+
Oct 18: BNov 18: BDec 18: BJan 19: BFeb 19: BMay 19: B-Jun 19: B-Jul 19: B-Aug 19: B-Sep 19: B-Jan 20: B-Mar 20: B-Apr 20: B+May 20: B+Jun 20: B+Jul 20: B+Aug 20: B+
Historical

This facility also was given an impressive long-term care score. Indeed, we awarded it an above average grade of B+ in this category. When facilities receive this kind of score in this category it is typically a good sign for resident care and suggests that the nursing home is well-staffed with nurses and aids. In addition to offering very favorable levels of nursing care and other staffing, this nursing home provided the pneumonia vaccine to 100 percent of its residents. Vaccines are critical to keeping patients out of the hospital. Finally, this facility was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.

Short-term Care Quality

C
Oct 18: BNov 18: BDec 18: BJan 19: BFeb 19: BMay 19: B+Jun 19: B+Jul 19: B+Aug 19: B-Sep 19: B-Jan 20: CMar 20: CApr 20: CMay 20: CJun 20: CJul 20: CAug 20: C
Historical

Switching gears to the last category, this nursing home was awarded a decent short-term care score of C. In forming our short-term care scores, we look at the facility's skilled nursing services, including those performed by registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other types of skilled professionals. Our purpose is to devise a barometer for sizing up the rehabilitation services of various nursing homes. We were pleased to find that this nursing home employs both registered nurses and physical therapists. The same can't be said for all nursing homes. Finally, we considered the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 43.7 percent of this facility's patients returned home. At most nursing homes, closer to half of their patients are able to return home so this figure is below average.

Overall Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

Aug 20
Provider:
B
State:
B-
National:
B
FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Nov 18Dec 18Jan 19Feb 19Mar 19Apr 19May 19Jun 19Jul 19Aug 19Sep 19Oct 19Dec 19Jan 20Mar 20Apr 20May 20Jun 20Jul 20Aug 20
Overall Rating
Nurse Rating
Long-Term Rating
Short-Term Rating
Inspection Rating

Bel Air Care Center Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

This is the percentage of patients that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are often caused by patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care limits the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.

Provider
A+
0.78%
State
B+
6.81%
National
B
7.32%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes Serious Falls

This figure tells you the percentage of long-term patients who have suffered falls resulting in serious injury. This is one of the statistics we use in calculating our nursing scores.

Provider
B+
2.68%
State
B
3.52%
National
B
3.36%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

This is the percentage of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with poorer hygiene.

Provider
C
3.38%
State
B+
2.04%
National
B
2.65%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

This is the percent of residents given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic medications are prescribed to residents for a variety of medical conditions, such as cognitive disorders. Tragically, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.

Provider
A-
8%
State
B
13.98%
National
B
14.18%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

This indicates the percentage of long-term stay patients taking antianxiety drugs.

Provider
D
31.54%
State
B
21.49%
National
B
19.68%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

This datapoint measures the percent of long-term patients demonstrating depressive symptoms.

Provider
F
49.29%
State
C
15.32%
National
B+
5.07%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Measures the percent of long-term stay residents who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these vaccines vital to patient safety.

Provider
A
100%
State
B
92.09%
National
B
92.05%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

This indicates the percent of residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with ADL's may be a sign of erosion of a resident's health.

Provider
A+
7.09%
State
B
15.22%
National
B
14.45%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who remained mobile levels.

Provider
B-
14.41%
State
B
17.92%
National
B
17.08%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

This metric tracks the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care. Avoiding rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is important to restoring the physical abilities of residents.

Provider
B+
14.41
State
B
17.92
National
B
17.08

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

This tells you the percentage of short-term stay residents who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of performance with ADL's often correlates with higher quality rehabilitation.

Provider
F
42.12%
State
B
67.21%
National
B
68.03%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

Nearby Hospitals

Alliance Community Hospital 0.22 mi
200 East State Street Alliance Ohio 44601
(330) 596-7018
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Other
Salem Regional Medical Center 14.14 mi
1995 East State Street Salem Ohio 44460
(330) 332-1551
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Mercy Medical Center 16.41 mi
1320 Mercy Drive Nw Canton Ohio 44708
(330) 489-1080
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Aultman Hospital 17.15 mi
2600 Sixth Street Sw Canton Ohio 44710
(330) 363-6352
Acute Care Hospitals
Voluntary non-profit - Other

Nearby Dialysis

Davita - Alliance Community Dialysis 0.28 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 20
270 E State Street, Suite 110 Alliance Ohio 44601
(330) 821-1657
Fmc - Salem South 14.3 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 20
2345 East Pershing Street Salem Ohio 44460
(330) 332-2958
Davita - Mercy Canton Dialysis 16.37 mi
Dialysis Stations: 18
1320 Mercy Drive N W Canton Ohio 44708
(330) 580-4001
Fmc- Stark County Dialysis 17.23 mi
Dialysis Stations: 17
2835 Tuscarawas Street West Canton Ohio 44708
(330) 456-3997
Davita Canton Dialysis 17.28 mi
Dialysis Stations: 27
2912 W Tuscarawas St Canton Ohio 44708
(330) 458-0150
Davita Belden Community Dialysis 17.73 mi
CMS Rating: 4 stars
Dialysis Stations: 42
4685 Fulton Road Nw Canton Ohio 44718
(330) 649-9300
Kamaka Dialysis LLC 19.43 mi
Dialysis Stations: 14
1587 Boettler Rd Suite 130 Uniontown Ohio 44685
(330) 899-0035
Fmc - Akron Canton Kidney Center 19.59 mi
Dialysis Stations: 25
1565 Corporate Woods Pkwy Uniontown Ohio 44685
(330) 896-6311