Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a large nursing home located in Seattle, Washington. This is a respectable facility, with an overall grade of C. Seattle received a city grade of B, so there are other options in the city worth considering. We were also pleased to discover that this nursing home was consistent in all four of the other areas we looked at. Additional information about its category grades can be found below.
Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
- 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 Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Dialysis Transportation
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Amputee Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Colostomy Care
- Catheter Care
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's short-term care score is notably more impressive than its overall grade. Due to a strong performance in this category, it received a strong scores in that area with a grade of B. Our short-term care scores are based in part on the facility's quantity of skilled highly skilled professionals. This means a broad scope of services, spanning from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, as well as other variations of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the data they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last statistic we considered in this category is the percentage of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We discovered that 5.7 percent of this nursing home's patients were able to return home.
This nursing home earned high grades in the category of nursing as well. In fact, it earned one of our highest scores in that category with a score of B-. Nursing ratings are largely tied to a facility's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages just 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a very low figure. Lastly, nursing grades also consider quality-based metrics, such as preventing major falls. Despite not having the highest total nursing hours per resident, this nursing home performed admirably in the area of preventing major falls. This is typically a reliable indicator that a nursing home has sufficient quality controls in place. Many falls can be avoided if a facility supplies enough nurses aids to assist its residents.
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Long-term Care Quality
The third best area we awarded this facility in any category came in the area of long-term care, where we awarded it a C. Long-term care grades focus on a nursing home's personal care rather than the skilled therapy or healthcare services that are critical to a skilled nursing facility. Once we assessed the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we turned to the facility's vaccination data. We were pleased to learn that this nursing home vaccinated 97.98387 percent of its residents for pneumonia. This place keeps its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Finally, this nursing home received a grade of C. Inspection grades relate to a nursing home's government inspections. Our inspection grades account for several factors found on a facility's inspection report. One key criteria we rely on is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. This facility was assessed 5 deficiencies on its government inspection report, but fortunately none were in any of the categories labeled G through L. This means inspectors didn't deem any of the deficiencies to present an imminent danger to resident health or safety. Unfortunately, we also need to draw your attention to the fact that this facility received significant government fines in recent years.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 6.98% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin due to remaining in one position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3.03% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of patients that have had a fall which resulted in major injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 2.22% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many experts to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often associated with a facility with lower levels of hygiene. However, this datapoint can be skewed for certain facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 13.94% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure is an indication of the percent of long-term patients receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic drugs serve an important medical purpose, it is important to make sure these medications are being used only where medically required. In limited situations, excessive reliance on these medications may mean that a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 12.35% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic indicates the percentage of long-term care patients that were given antianxiety drugs. These medications are given to residents experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 13.68% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients who are exhibiting symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 93.98% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients who were given the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 13.82% Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as moving around and bathing.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 23.27% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of residents that maintained mobility over time. Optimizing mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 0.96 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 23.27 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 11.24 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the emergency room and the overall quality of care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Burien Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 74.06% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements.
Scores for Seattle, WA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of A-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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