Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C is a small hospital-based facility located in Melrose, Minnesota. It looks like this nursing home is one of the top nursing homes we assessed. A grade of this caliber requires superb scores across the board. At the end of the day, this nursing home should be a great choice for just about anybody. Finally, this appears to be a very consistent nursing home with consistently strong ratings in each of the major categories we assessed. More information about these categories is available below.
Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C
- 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 Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to earning a great overall grade, this nursing home also excelled in inspections, which is based on the facility's inspection reports. We awarded it a grade of A for this category. These inspection grades take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. While this facility had some minor dings on its report, it had no severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those found in categories G through L. This tells you that the inspectors didn't consider any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
Contributing to its elite resume, this nursing home also excelled in our long-term care area. In fact, it received a score of A for that area. When nursing homes receive a grade in this range in long-term care it typically means it's well-staffed and is an overall good place to live on a permanent basis. After we finished assessing the quantity of nursing care, we next considered the nursing home's vaccination data. This nursing home vaccinated 99.53052 percent of its patients for pneumonia, which is an impressive figure. Pneumonia is too frequently a life threatening ailment for nursing home residents so we strongly prefer when a facility doesn't leave its residents vulnerable. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its patients out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
The next area we analyzed is short-term care. Adding to its elite resume, this facility also performed well in this area. In fact, we awarded it a of A- for that area. Our short-term care ratings are believed to be most critical for residents requiring a nursing home for rehabilitation. Rehabilitation usually requires higher levels of skilled nursing. This includes not only nursing services, but also physical and speech therapy, as well as other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the number of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
In the last category we assessed, this facility received a very favorable grade of A- in our nursing category. With this grade, the facility rounded out a straight A report card. Nursing grades are heavily correlated with quality and quantity of nursing care. This facility provided 0.5 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 nursing home has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can typically be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 6.84% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are damage to the skin due to remaining in the same position for an excessive period of time.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 4.32% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of patients who suffered from a fall which resulted in serious injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 2.81% of Patients had UTIs
This metric tells you the percentage of long-term patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. Although a higher rate infections may reflect poorly on a nursing home's cleanliness, it can be difficult to compare different facilities due to nursing homes having varying reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 16.37% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of long-term residents who are administered antipsychotic medication. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a facility is using these medications to control patient behavior in scenarios where such medications aren't medically indicated. Nevertheless, some nursing homes may need to rely more on these drugs due to having more patients suffering from cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 12.17% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term care patients which are given antianxiety drugs. These drugs are generally used to treat patients suffering from anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 4.73% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients demonstrating signs of depression. High rates of depression could indicate a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 93.57% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients that were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 13.28% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as dressing and using the bathroom.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 20.05% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients who remained mobile levels over time. Optimizing mobility is usually a great sign for residents' health.
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 1.26 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care. Staying out of the hospital is important to maintaining the physical health of residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 20.05 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Centracare Health System - Melrose Pine Villa C C, 76.19% Percentage of Resident
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of short-term stay residents who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry believe this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation services.
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