Catholic Care Center is a large non-profit nursing home in Wichita, Kansas. We awarded this nursing home an overall grade of B-. A score of this caliber requires some respectable marks. This nursing home has a few things working in its favor. You also may want to review this facility's category grades below. short-term care grades are discussed in the next section.
Catholic Care Center
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
- Adult Day Care
- Memory Care
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
- Bariatric Care
- Colostomy Care
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home excelled at short-term care, with an A- in this category. This really propped up its overall grade. With our short-term care grade, we seek to create a fair barometer for rehabilitation. In doing so, we analyze the nursing home's levels of skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as respiratory therapy. Unfortunately, we were not able to track down registered nurse or physical therapy staffing data for this facility. The final datapoint we considered in this category is the number of residents that returned home from the facility. We found that 6.2 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
In addition, this nursing home also excelled in inspections, where it received a grade of B+. Inspection ratings are based on several datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that excel in this area tend to have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. While this nursing home had some deficiencies on its report, none of them were severe based on CMS' deficiency scale. The fact that the deficiencies were relatively minor leaves us less concerned with this inspection report.
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This nursing home's next best category was nursing. We awarded it a grade of C in this category. This is basically a middle of the road grade in this category. The nursing category assesses quite a few datapoints, most of which are based on quantities of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient per day, which is a very low figure. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this facility actually excelled in some of the quality-based metrics we assessed. In fact, it scored well in terms of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls.
Long-term Care Quality
Moving on to our fourth category, this facility received a C for long-term care, which is generally an acceptable rating. For prospective residents looking for a permanent place to live rather than skilled nursing, long-term care is an important category. Once we concluded our assessment of the volume of nursing care, we then looked at the facility's vaccination data. We were optimistic to discover that this nursing home vaccinated 94.69879 percent of its residents for pneumonia. This place also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Catholic Care Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Catholic Care Center, 7.05% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of patients that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin caused by remaining in one position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Catholic Care Center, 5.14% of Patients had Serious Falls
This statistic indicates the percentage of long-term patients that have experienced a fall which caused serious injury. This is one of the statistics we use in determining nursing ratings.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Catholic Care Center, 3.56% of Patients had UTIs
This indicates the percent of residents who suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections are linked to poor hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Catholic Care Center, 17.24% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is a measure of the percent of long-term residents which are given antipsychotic drugs. Increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior in scenarios where such drugs are not medically indicated. Nevertheless, some facilities need to rely on these medications due to an increased number of patients suffering from dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Catholic Care Center, 22.38% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This metric tells you the percentage of long-term care patients who are administered antianxiety medication. These medications are given to residents experiencing depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Catholic Care Center, 5.98% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients exhibiting depressive symptoms. High levels of depression could imply a lower level of care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Catholic Care Center, 91.04% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients that were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Catholic Care Center, 16.84% Percentage of Patients
This is the percent of patients that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of dependence on staff for assistance with ADL's could indicate deterioration of a resident's medical condition.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Catholic Care Center, 19.61% Percentage of Residents
This is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents that maintained mobility. Some experts believe that the ability to move around is important for residents' physical and mental well-being.
In Catholic Care Center, 1.67 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Catholic Care Center, 19.61 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term resident care. Keeping residents out of the hospital during rehabilitation is important to restoring the health of residents.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Catholic Care Center, 10.57 Percentage of Patients
This metric tracks the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to measure short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Catholic Care Center, 74.57% Percentage of Resident
This is the percentage of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. High levels of autonomy with ADL's often correlates with successful rehabilitation.
Scores for Wichita, KS
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
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