Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is located in Cameron, West Virginia. This is a highly rated facility, with an overall grade of B+. We ranked this nursing home as one of the top 50 nursing homes in West Virginia. This facility is better in some categories than others, but it did not have any weak links in any of the four major categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
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Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
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Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a great overall score, this place also earned first-rate health inspections in recent years. We gave them one of our best grades in this area, with a grade of A-. Inspection scores account for several factors found on a facility's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with higher scores in this category tend to have few severe deficiencies. We were not able to track down deficiency data for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
We also awarded this facility a score of A- for our long-term care grade. Nursing homes that excel in this category tend to be well-staffed and offer extensive hands on care to residents. After considering the quantity of care provided by aids and other staff, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination data. This facility vaccinated 98.445595 percent of its residents against pneumonia. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents healthy. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. It had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
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Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home received a favorable short-term care grade as well. We gave it one of our higher grades in that area with a score of B+. With our short-term care rating, we seek to craft a sound measure for rehabilitation services. In this process, we analyze a nursing home's level of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as occupational therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. However, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last item we looked at in this area is the percentage of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return to the community. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
The final category we scored was nursing, where this nursing home received a B-. This ended up being this facility's least impressive category. This is nevertheless not a bad grade. Nursing ratings are heavily correlated with quality and quantity of nursing care. This place provided just 0.4 hours of nursing care per patient per day. This is a relatively low total compared to most other facilities. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this facility excelled in some of the quality-based metrics we looked at. It performed well in the area of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. Many consider these areas to be reliable measures of the quality of nursing care. In some cases, the quality of nursing care is every bit as important as the number of hours of care provided.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 9.5% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic measures the percentage of long-term care patients which are suffering from new or worsened pressure ulcers . We bake this statistic into both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 5.24% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of long-term patients who have experienced falls resulting in major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls could be a sign of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3.42% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percentage of patients who suffered from a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infections are routinely the result of facilities with worst hygiene practices. Additional nurse staffing can reduce the number likelihood of residents sustaining infections. Keep in mind that this statistic is affected by by the fact that nursing homes have incongruent reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 17.92% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of residents who were given antipsychotic drugs. These drugs are sometimes used to treat a variety of medical conditions, such as dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 24.61% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic indicates the percent of long-term stay patients that were given antianxiety medication. These medications are given to patients suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3.17% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term residents showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 93.89% of Patients
This is the percentage of residents that were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 16.15% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 18.95% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients that maintained mobility over time. Retaining mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 18.95 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric tracks the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Cameron Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 73.25% Percentage of Resident
This is a measure of the percent of short-term residents who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts would argue that this is a reliable measure of rehabilitation services.