CathedralCare is in Jacksonville, Florida, which has a host of nursing homes. This facility is among the highest-graded facilities we assessed. A grade of this caliber requires excellent scores across the board. At the end of the day, this nursing home would be a wonderful choice for most people. Headlining this facility's stellar report card is its long-term care score, which we will address in the next paragraph.
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Mental Health
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
Long-term Care Quality
In addition to being a first rate nursing home overall, this facility also excelled in the area of long-term care, where it received an A+. Few nursing homes fared better in this category. For long-term care residents, the primary goal is to maintain residents' quality of life and keep them safe. After considering the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then analyzed the facility's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 90.69069 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which is a few points below what we expected but still a respectable percentage. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.02 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
This facility also earned an A+ inspection grade, making it one of the few facilities to receive multiple A+'s in our category grades. Our inspection grades are tied to many pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspections. Places that receive favorable grades in this area have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. This place was assessed 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none were considered to be major deficiencies. This means that CMS did not deem any of the deficiencies to create an imminent threat to resident safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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We also wanted to emphasize the fact that this facility received an impressive grade of A in our nursing category. The nursing grade includes many subcategories. The most heavily weighted variable is the amount of time nurses spend with residents. This facility provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place Florida in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can typically be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as employing a policy of moving patients more often.
Short-term Care Quality
The next area we graded was short-term care. In that category, we awarded this nursing home an acceptable grade of B-. This was this facility's worst category. In computing our short-term care scores, we size up the facility's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other licensed professionals. This rating is generally a reliable assessment of the nursing home's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it appear that this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the information this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last datapoint we considered in this category is the number of patients that ultimately were able to return home from the facility. We found that just 4.2 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
CathedralCare Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In CathedralCare, 9.03% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin caused by staying in one position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In CathedralCare, 2.8% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic is a measure of the percent of long-term stay patients who suffered a fall resulting in major injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indication of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In CathedralCare, 1.82% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of residents who have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered to be a barometer of nursing care . UTI's are routinely the result of a facility with lower levels of hygiene. Nevertheless, this statistic could be misleading for certain facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In CathedralCare, 10.99% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who are given antipsychotic medication. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest a facility is using these medications to subdue residents in scenarios where such drugs are not medically indicated. However, some facilities may need to rely more on these drugs due to an increased number of patients with Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In CathedralCare, 21.46% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric gauges the percent of long-term stay residents that were prescribed antianxiety medication. These drugs are commonly prescribed to patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In CathedralCare, 2.43% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients showing symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In CathedralCare, 94.61% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents who were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In CathedralCare, 13.17% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living may indicate the deterioration of a patient's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In CathedralCare, 18.15% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of residents who retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility can be a great sign for residents' well-being.
In CathedralCare, 1.59 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding hospitalizations is critical to the physical well-being of residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In CathedralCare, 18.15 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care. Avoiding rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is key to restoring the health of patients.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In CathedralCare, 9.19 Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In CathedralCare, 77.65% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term patients who saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
Scores for Jacksonville, FL
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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