Billdora Senior Care is one of just a few nursing homes located in Tylertown, Mississippi. We gave this facility an A overall grade, ranking it in the top 20 percent of all nursing homes in the United States. You flat out can't do much better than this place. Scroll down to see this facility's category scores, which are also impressive. It would be hard to find any major flaws in this facility's profile.
Billdora Senior Care
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 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 Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Speech Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Total Parenteral Nutrition
Registered Staff Hours
To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for our inspections rating. Inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This nursing home was hit with 2 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe deficiencies. This tells you that CMS did not consider any of the deficiencies to cause an imminent risk to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Adding to its strong resume, this facility also received an excellent nursing score, with a grade of A. Nursing grades are mostly based on the facility's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This place performed very well when it comes to minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
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Long-term Care Quality
Moving on our next area, we awarded this facility a score of A for its long-term care score. This is a dominant grade. Facilities that receive this type of grade in this category tend to provide consistent around the clock care to ensure patients are kept in good health. On top of considering the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home gave the vaccine to 92.09039 percent of its patients, which is a bit less than we expected. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Short-term Care Quality
Turning to the next area, this nursing home also performed well in the short-term care category. In fact, we gave it a grade of B+ for this category. This finalized a first-rate profile. Our short-term care ratings are critical for people seeking rehabilitation. Rehabilitation typically requires higher levels of highly-skilled nursing. This means a broad spectrum of nursing services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. However, according to the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Finally, we considered the percentage of residents who were able to return home from this facility. We found that 5.5 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Billdora Senior Care Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Billdora Senior Care, 10.98% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often caused by residents staying in one position for too long. Better nursing protocols reduces the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Billdora Senior Care, 3.19% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint is an indication of the percent of long-term patients which have suffered a fall resulting in serious injury. We use this statistic in calculating nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Billdora Senior Care, 3.13% of Patients had UTIs
This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents which suffered from urinary tract infections. UTI's may be an indication of worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this statistic may be misleading for some nursing homes due to inconsistent reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Billdora Senior Care, 20.09% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric is an indication of the percent of long-term residents who were prescribed antipsychotic medication. Excessive reliance on these medications may indicate that a nursing home is using these medications to control patient behavior in scenarios where such medications are not medically indicated. Nevertheless, some facilities need to rely more on these drugs due to an increased number of patients with cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Billdora Senior Care, 22.77% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents who were prescribed antianxiety medications. These drugs are generally used to treat residents experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Billdora Senior Care, 2.34% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term care patients who are demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Billdora Senior Care, 93.38% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be very dangerous for nursing home residents, making these vaccines indispensable.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Billdora Senior Care, 19.45% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint measures the percent of long-term care patients who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and using the bathroom. Many would argue that this is a measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Billdora Senior Care, 23.26% Percentage of Residents
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who remained mobile levels. Some would argue that the ability to move around is important for patients mental and physical well-being.
In Billdora Senior Care, 1.76 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Billdora Senior Care, 23.26 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Billdora Senior Care, 13.82 Percentage of Patients
This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Billdora Senior Care, 68.23% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
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