Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is the lone option located in Brookville, Ohio. This nursing home was awarded an A- overall, which is one of our best grades. In fact, we ranked this facility in the top quarter of all facilities in the country. Scroll down to see this facility's category grades, which are also impressive. It is hard to poke holes in this place's profile.
Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to being a first rate facility overall, this nursing home also excelled at short-term care, where it earned an A. Few nursing homes fared better in this area. Short-term care ratings are based in part on a facility's quantity of skilled nursing services. This means a vast range of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, not to mention other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. However, based on the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final statistic we looked at in this area is the percentage of patients who who were able to eventually return home from the nursing home. We found that 6.6 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
Adding to its impressive category scores, this nursing home excelled in the area of inspections, where it earned an A. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Our inspection ratings are based on items found on the a nursing home's inspection reports. Places that receive favorable grades in this category tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. While this place had some deficiencies on its report, none were severe based on CMS' scale. We should point out that deficiency-free inspections are rare in this industry.
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Another one of this facility's impressive category grades came in the area of nursing care. We awarded them one of our better scores in that area, with a grade of B+. We weighed the licensure of nurses employed by the nursing home, as well as the quantity of time those nurses worked with patients, in determining our grade in this area. This particular nursing home provided 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can frequently be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Long-term Care Quality
The final area we analyzed proved to be this nursing home's worst area. Nevertheless, even its weakest link would be a highlight for most nursing homes. In fact, we gave it an above average grade of B for long-term care. Nursing homes that receive this kind of score in this category typically provide consistent 24/7 care to make sure residents are well cared for. After we finished assessing the amount of nursing care, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination records. This nursing home vaccinated 93.45795 percent of its residents for pneumonia. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 7.79% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of residents that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin resulting from staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 3.69% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of patients that suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injury are considered by many experts to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Major falls are often the result of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 1.8% of Patients had UTIs
This is an indication of the percent of long-term residents that sustained UTI's. UTI's may be an indication of poor nursing care. However, this statistic can be skewed for certain facilities due to different reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 13.22% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents which are given antipsychotic drugs. Excessive reliance on these medications may indicate that a facility is using these medications to subdue residents in situations where such drugs are not medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes may need to rely more on these medications due to an increased number of patients with cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 22.35% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of residents prescribed antianxiety medications. These medications are used to treat patients suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 20% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who are demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 90.19% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 15.17% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients that needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as dressing and taking a bath.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 18.5% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percent of long-term patients who were able to retain mobility.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 18.5 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 11.81 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to gauge short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Brookhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, 74.54% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term care patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of independence with activities of daily living typically correlates with higher quality rehabilitation.