Carson Tahoe Transitional Rehabilitation Center
1001 Mountain Street, Carson City NV 89703 · (360) 735-7155 · 62.75% estimated occupancy 1Updated: Aug 1, 2020 · By Sara Levinsohn
Carson Tahoe Transitional Rehabilitation Center is an average-sized nursing home located in Carson City, Nevada. This nursing home proved to be an A rated facility. It was given one of the most impressive scores that we offer. A grade of this caliber requires superb scores across the board. Indeed, we were so impressed with this facility that we ranked it substantially ahead of the overwhelming majority of the nursing homes in Carson City. Headlining this facility's stellar profile is its inspection reports, which you can find in the next section.
Accepts Medicare 1 :
Accepts Medicaid 1 : 80 Beds
For profit - Partnership
Medical Staff Hours Per Patient (2019)
One of the reasons this place turned out to be a quality nursing home is it received an A+ in our inspections category. This is just about as good as it gets in this critical category. Our inspection grades are based on datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this area typically have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a 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
To complement its elite assessments in other areas, we awarded this nursing home a score of A- for its long-term care grade. Facilities that receive this type of grade in long-term care tend to provide consistent around the clock care to ensure patients are kept in good health. It goes without saying that we were happy with our findings here in this category.
Short-term Care Quality
In addition, this facility also was awarded favorable short-term care grades in our assessment. Indeed, we gave them one of our stronger grades in that area, with a score of B+. With our short-term care category, we attempt to craft a valuable gauge for rehabilitation services. In this process, we assess the facility's offerings of highly-skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. This nursing home is the gold standard in terms of skilled nursing staffing. In fact, it provided about one and a half times as many physical therapist and registered nurse hours per resident than a typical nursing home. This is what we look for when assessing a nursing home in this category. The last statistic we assessed in this category is the number of residents that eventually returned home from the nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the nursing home on a permanent basis.
In the final category we analyzed, this nursing home received an impressive grade grade of B+ in our nursing category. With this score, the facility completed a very impressive profile. Nursing scores are primarily based on the facility's nurse staffing. This facility provided 6.2 hours of nursing care per patient per day, which is among the highest totals in the country. A significant percentage of those hours were provided by registered nurses, which are one of the most skilled levels of nurses. We are really impressed by both of these statistics. On top of offering impressive levels of nursing care, this place also excelled in the quality measures we assessed. It performed as well as any facility in Nevada in terms of avoiding major falls and pressure ulcers.
Overall Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Carson Tahoe Transitional Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Short-term Care: ER Visits
This metric tracks the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
This tells you the percent of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living.
Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better