Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn is a small facility in Fountain Inn, South Carolina. This nursing home received an A- overall, which is a high-end grade. In fact, we ranked this nursing home in the top fifth of all facilities in the country. This facility's impressive report card was highlighted by its inspection reports, which we will address in the next section.
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Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Lata
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
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Top Nursing Home in South Carolina Awards 2020
Registered Staff Hours
One of the reasons this ended up being a great nursing home is that it received a very impressive grade in inspections. Inspections ended up being its best category. In that category, we gave this facility an A. Perhaps the most important factor we look at in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's inspection reports. Facilities with higher grades in this category typically dodged the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. It does not appear that we have information on deficiency's for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Short-term Care Quality
This facility also was strong in the area of short-term care, where we awarded it a score of A-. Few facilities received a better grade in this area. Our short-term care ratings are based on a facility's quantity of highly-skilled highly skilled professionals. This includes a broad scope of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and occupational therapists, in addition to other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last measure we considered in this category is the number of patients who were able to leave the facility and return to the community. We discovered that 5 percent of this facility's residents were able to return home.
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Long-term Care Quality
We also wanted to alert you to the fact that this nursing home was given an impressive grade of A- in our long-term care category. When nursing homes receive this kind of score in this category it is typically a good sign for patient care and indicates that the nursing home is well-staffed with nurses and aids. Once we concluded our assessment of the quantity of nursing care, we next considered the facility's vaccination record. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia sadly can be a deadly condition for nursing home patients so we strongly prefer when a nursing home doesn't leave its residents vulnerable. Clearly, this place is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
In the last category we graded, this nursing home was given a very favorable grade of B+ in our nursing category. With this grade, the facility finished off an elite report card. In determining our nursing grades, we weigh both nursing hours and the skill levels of those nurses. This nursing home averages 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This facility performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can many times be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 16.81% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This gauges the percent of long-term patients who suffer from new or worsened pressure ulcers . We factor in this statistic in computing both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 3.85% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of residents who have had a major fall. Falls leading to serious injury are considered by many experts to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care . Falls which result in injury are often caused by lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 5.03% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. These infections are sometimes associated with poorer hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 18.18% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint gauges the percentage of long-term care residents receiving antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications serve an important medical purpose, it is important to confirm these medications are being used appropriately. In limited cases, excessive reliance on these medications may indicate that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 20% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric gauges the percent of long-term patients who are administered antianxiety medication. These medications are typically given to residents suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 0% of Patients
This is the percent of residents who are demonstrating depressive symptoms. High levels of depression could be an indicator a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 95.1% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 20.95% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 17.16% of Residents
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients who maintained mobility.
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 0.01 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 17.16% of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per thousand days of short-term care. There is a correlation between reduced hospitalizations and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 26.86% of Patients
This is the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care. There is generally a correlation between fewer emergency room visits and the quality of nursing home care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Carlyle Senior Care of Fountain Inn, 74.48% of Resident
Measures the percent of short-term care residents that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry believe this is a measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
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