With an address in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Chapel Pointe at Carlisle is one of five available facilities in this city. We gave this facility an overall score of A-, resulting in it being ranked among the three highest graded facilities in Carlisle. We couldn't find many negative things to say about this place. Its scores are impeccable. This nursing home's strong report card was highlighted by its inspection rating, which is addressed in the next paragraph.
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Chapel Pointe at Carlisle
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Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
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Best Nursing Home in Carlisle, Pennsylvania Awards 2020
Best Nursing Home in Carlisle, Pennsylvania Awards 2021
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In addition to being a great overall grade, this facility also received A+ health inspections in recent years. Its inspections were virtually flawless. Our inspection scores are tied to several datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this area typically have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This place received 2 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to see that none of the deficiencies were considered to be severe deficiencies. This means that CMS did not consider any of the deficiencies to create an imminent threat to resident health or safety. A few relatively minor dings are not necessarily the end of the world.
Short-term Care Quality
Adding to its first-rate resume, this nursing home also excelled in our short-term care area. In fact, we awarded it a score of A- for the area. In the area of short-term care, we strive to assess indicators of a nursing home's rehabilitation services. We analyze a nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and physical and occupational therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final item we considered in this area is the number of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
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We also wanted to emphasize the fact that this facility received an impressive grade of A- in our nursing category. We looked at the qualifications of nurses employed by the facility, in addition to the quantity of time those nurses worked with patients, in calculating our score in this category. This nursing home provides 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 place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a place has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can generally be avoided if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
Long-term Care Quality
The final category we rated ended up being this facility's weakest area. However, even in its weakest link we still awarded it an acceptable grade of B- in long-term care. For prospective residents looking for a permanent place to live as opposed to skilled nursing, long-term care is an important category. After looking at the amount of care provided by aids and other staff, we then analyzed the nursing home's vaccination record. We were optimistic to discover that this facility vaccinated 97.196266 percent of its residents against pneumonia. Lastly, this facility was also able to limit hospitalizations. It had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Chapel Pointe at Carlisle Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 7.61% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This figure is is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay residents that are suffering from new or worsened pressure ulcers. We find that pressure ulcers are a reliable measure of the quality of nursing care a facility provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 3.38% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of patients that sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injuries are routinely linked to lower quality nursing care. Better nursing care can limit the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 1.85% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percent of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many experts to be an indicator of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are often caused by lower quality nursing care. However, this statistic may also be skewed for certain facilities due to varying reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 15.28% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of patients who were given antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications may be vital to many residents, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used appropriately. In limited situations, increased usage of these drugs may suggest that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 18.78% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure tells you the percent of long-term patients who are given antianxiety medication. These drugs are prescribed to patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 3.3% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term care patients showing signs of depression. Some would argue that this is a reliable measure of quality of life.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 86.27% of Patients
This is a measure of the percent of long-term residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 15.17% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents who required additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as moving around and bathing. Many in the industry would argue that this is a reliable measure of a resident's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 17.92% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of patients that maintained mobility over time. Optimizing mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 1.44 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 17.92 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 9.68 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to assess short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Chapel Pointe at Carlisle, 73.03% Percentage of Resident
This is the percent of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.
Scores for Carlisle, PA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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