Located in Hendersonville, North Carolina, Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville is one of five nursing homes in this area. This facility received an overall grade of B, which is a very respectable score. The facilities in Hendersonville received high scores across the board with a B+ city grade, making this one of the better places in North Carolina to find a nursing home. We were also pleased to find that this place didn't have any bad scores in any of the four major categories. Additional information about these categories is available below.
Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Amputee Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this turned out to be a quality facility is that it received an impressive inspection rating. Inspections is its best category grade. In this category, we awarded it an A. Our inspection ratings are tied to pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This facility was hit with 7 deficiencies on its inspection report, but none were considered to be severe. This indicates that the government inspectors didn't deem any of these deficiencies to cause 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.
This facility is also strong in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of B+. It outperformed most nursing homes in this category. Our nursing score is largely associated with a facility's nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at several nursing quality-based metrics and this facility excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any facility North Carolina in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can frequently be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as employing a policy of turning residents more frequently.
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Short-term Care Quality
The third highest category we gave this nursing home in any area came in the category of short-term care, where we awarded it a grade of B-. In computing our short-term care ratings, we scrutinize a facility's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This score is typically a meaningful assessment of the facility's ability to rehabilitate patients. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. However, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the number of patients who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 4.8 percent of this facility's patients returned home. At most nursing homes, closer to half of their residents are able to return home so this figure is below average.
Long-term Care Quality
Moving on to our fourth area, this facility was awarded a decent long-term care score of C. In the area of long-term care, we analyze the quantity of services offered by a nursing home, rather than more healthcare-oriented services. On top of assessing the amount of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. We discovered that this nursing home provided the vaccine to only 72.3301 percent of its patients, which is slightly concerning. On a more positive note, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 10.09% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint gauges the percent of long-term care residents which have pressure ulcers or bed sores. We consider this statistic when determining both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 3.86% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients who suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injury are routinely associated with lower quality nursing care. More supervision can reduce the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 3.21% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a measure of nursing care . UTI's are often linked to poor nursing care. However, this metric can be skewed for some facilities due to varying reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 11.74% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents given antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic medications are given to patients for many medical conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias. Sadly, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may suggest a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 22.05% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure tells you the percentage of long-term patients who are prescribed antianxiety drugs. These medications are commonly given to residents suffering from anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 3.01% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients exhibiting signs of depression. Increased levels of depression could be an indicator a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 87.89% of Patients
Measures the percentage of long-term care patients that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these types of vaccines vital to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 18.87% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term care residents that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and using the bathroom.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 24.57% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term patients that retained mobility levels.
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 1.39 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 24.57 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This is the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 11.81 Percentage of Patients
This is the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care. There is usually a correlation between reduced emergency room visits and the quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Brian Center Health & Rehab/Hendersonville, 72.58% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term stay residents that saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
Scores for Hendersonville, NC
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A
Looking for more options? Hendersonville, North Carolina has 4 other nursing homes
- Margaret R Pardee Memorial HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 1.48 miles away800 N Justice St Hendersonville North Carolina 28791Government - Local(828) 696-1000
- Park Ridge HealthAcute Care Hospitals 4.69 miles away100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville North Carolina 28792Voluntary non-profit - Private(828) 684-8501
- Transylvania Regional Hospital, IncCritical Access Hospitals 13.4 miles away90 Hospital Drive PO Box 1116 Brevard North Carolina 28712Voluntary non-profit - Private(828) 883-5302
- St Lukes HospitalCritical Access Hospitals 16.69 miles away101 Hospital Drive Columbus North Carolina 28722Voluntary non-profit - Private(828) 894-3311
- Memorial Mission Hospital and Asheville Surgery CeAcute Care Hospitals 17.75 miles away509 Biltmore Ave Asheville North Carolina 28801Voluntary non-profit - Private(828) 213-1111
- Hendersonville Dialysis Center2.5 miles away1250 7th Ave East Hendersonville North Carolina 28792CMS Rating: 3 stars Dialysis Stations: 24 (828) 697-1602
- Total Renal Care of North Carolina, LLC14.7 miles away102 College Station Drive Brevard North Carolina 28712Dialysis Stations: 9 (828) 884-4075
- Total Renal Care of North Carolina, LLC18.17 miles away10 Mcdowell Street Suite 110 Asheville North Carolina 28801Dialysis Stations: 10 (828) 255-2839
- Asheville Kidney Center Inc19.11 miles away1600 Centrepark Dr Asheville North Carolina 28805CMS Rating: 3 stars Dialysis Stations: 52 (828) 251-1224