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Brio of Johnston

Updated Mar 1, 2020 by Sara Levinsohn

6901 Peckham Street,
Johnston IA 50131

(515) 253-2500

93.33% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for Brio of Johnston has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

Brio of Johnston is a small non-profit facility located in Johnston, Iowa. This nursing home was awarded an A- overall, which is among the most impressive grades that we offer. A score of this caliber requires excellent marks across the board. You really can not do much better than this nursing home. If you look below, you will see this nursing home's category ratings, which are also impressive.

Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • Accepts Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Corporation

Facility Inspections

Grade: A-plus

In addition to being a first rate facility overall, this facility also excelled in the area of inspections, where it earned an A+. Few nursing homes performed this well in this area. Inspection grades are tied to many pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that receive favorable grades in this area tend to have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Fortunately, although this facility had some minor dings on its inspection report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those labeled as categories G, H, I, J, K and L. This means that the government inspectors didn't consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A-minus

To complement its impressive performance in other areas, we gave this facility a score of A- for its long-term care grade. Facilities that receive this type of score in long-term care tend to provide consistent around the clock care to ensure residents are kept in good health. This facility clearly fared well enough in these measures to earn an encouraging grade in this area.

Nurse Quality

Grade: B-plus

This nursing home also received a strong nursing score. In fact, we awarded it an above average grade of B+ in this area. The nursing grade includes a handful of datapoints, however, the most important one is the number of nurse hours spent with patients. This facility provided 0 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures 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 place the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as employing a policy of moving residents more frequently.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: B-plus

In our final area, we gave this facility a grade of A+ for our short-term care grade. This rounded out a very strong profile. In the category of short-term care, we try to qualify measures of a nursing home's rehabilitation. We analyze a facility's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and various therapists. Unfortunately, it does not appear that this facility provided data regarding its registered nurse or physical therapy staffing. The last measure we looked at in this category is the percentage of residents who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Jun 22

Nearby Hospitals

  • Broadlawns Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 7.39 miles away1801 Hickman Road Des Moines Iowa 50314Government - Local(515) 282-2200
  • Mercyone Des Moines Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 8.67 miles away1111 6th Ave Des Moines Iowa 50314Voluntary non-profit - Private(515) 247-3121
  • Iowa Methodist Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 8.77 miles away1200 Pleasant Street Des Moines Iowa 50309Voluntary non-profit - Private(515) 241-6212
  • Iowa Lutheran HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 9.26 miles away700 East University Avenue Des Moines Iowa 50316Voluntary non-profit - Private(515) 263-5612

Nearby Dialysis

  • Davita Windsor Heights Dialysis5.71 miles away1119 73rd St Windsor Heights Iowa 50324Dialysis Stations: 12 (515) 274-9303
  • West Des Moines Dialysis6.21 miles away6800 Lake Dr #185 West Des Moines Iowa 50266Dialysis Stations: 10 (515) 221-2944
  • Central Des Moines Dialysis8.75 miles away1215 Pleasant #106 Des Moines Iowa 50309Dialysis Stations: 20 (515) 241-5715
  • Fmc - Mercy8.98 miles away95 University Ste. 11 Des Moines Iowa 50314Dialysis Stations: 21 (515) 244-0379
  • East Des Moines Dialysis9.32 miles away1301 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 208 Des Moines Iowa 50316Dialysis Stations: 16 (515) 262-5995
  • Riverpoint Dialysis Unit9.58 miles away501 Sw 7th St Ste B Des Moines Iowa 50309Dialysis Stations: 16 (515) 283-1300
  • Ankeny Dialysis9.76 miles away2625 N Ankeny Blvd Ankeny Iowa 50023Dialysis Stations: 12 (515) 963-3174
  • Fmc - Dialysis Services Des Moines South12.6 miles away6651 Sw 9th St Des Moines Iowa 50315Dialysis Stations: 19 (515) 285-3032

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