Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care is an average-sized non-profit nursing home located in New Berlin, New York. Sporting an overall rating of B-, this is a respectable facility. You could certainly do worse than this nursing home. We were also pleased to discover that this place received consistently decent grades in all of the other areas we looked at. More information about these categories can be found below.
Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
One Terrace Heights,
New Berlin NY 13411
85% estimated occupancy 1
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
We want to draw your attention to the fact that this nursing home really outperformed its overall grade in the area of inspections. In fact, it received an excellent inspection report this year. As a result, it received one of our highest scores in this category with an A+. Arguably the most critical factor we consider in calculating our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places with better grades in this category most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. Although this nursing home had some deficiencies on its government inspection report, none were severe based on CMS' deficiency scale. Remember that deficiency-free inspections are uncommon in this industry.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's next most favorable category ended up being its short-term care score, where it received a B-. In the category of short-term care, we attempt to qualify measures of a nursing home's rehabilitation. We assess a nursing home's skilled nursing services, including the ones performed by registered nurses and physical and occupational therapists. Fortunately, it looks like this facility has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the information they provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The final statistic we assessed in this area is the percentage of patients who returned home from the nursing home. We found that just 0 percent of this facility's residents returned home.
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Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home's third most favorable area is long-term care. We awarded it a grade of B- in this category. This is basically a middle of the road score in this area. In a long-term care setting, the primary objective is to maintain patients' quality of life and keep them safe. After looking at the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination data. We were a bit bothered by the fact that this facility vaccinated 83.962265 percent of its residents for pneumonia, which happens to be quite a few points lower than the national average. Nevertheless, this place keeps its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
The next area we assessed is nursing. We awarded this facility a grade of C in this area. Our nursing grade focuses on the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. We factor in both the levels of skill of the nurses as well as the number of hours spent with patients. This facility provided just 0.3 hours of nursing care per patient daily. This figure is significantly below the national average. Despite having low quantities of nursing care, this facility excelled in some of the quality-based metrics we looked at. It scored well in terms of minimizing its residents' major falls and pressure ulcers.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 9.58% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This is the percentage of patients that have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers are skin damage resulting from remaining in the same position for too long.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 3.04% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of patients who suffered from a fall which caused severe injury.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 2.1% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients that suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections could be associated with insufficient hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 11.59% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This indicates the percentage of residents given antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic medications are administered to patients for a variety of conditions, including cognitive disorders. Sadly, in limited situations, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may indicate a nursing home is using these drugs to subdue residents.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 13.3% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure indicates the percent of long-term stay patients who are administered antianxiety medication. These medications are commonly given to patients experiencing depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 13.2% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who are showing signs of depression. Higher levels of depression may indicate a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 91.26% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 14.75% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Higher levels of needing for assistance with activities of daily living could indicate decline of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 17.32% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of patients that retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility is often a great sign for residents' well-being.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 17.32 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 8.8 Percentage of Patients
This is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Chasehealth Rehab and Residential Care, 75.07% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percent of short-term care residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.