Christian Care Center of Medina is a small facility in Medina, Tennessee. Featuring an overall score of A-, this is clearly a very impressive nursing home. We were so impressed with this nursing home that we ranked it in the top third of all nursing homes in the United States. The best aspect of this facility's impressive report card is its inspection score. Inspection reports are discussed in the next section
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Christian Care Center of Medina
- Nursing Home
Updated Nov 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- Has Family Council
- For profit - Individual
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Registered Staff Hours
On top of receiving a great overall score, this nursing home earned an A+ inspection grade. This score is based on the facility's recent government inspections. An A+ in this area is one of the highest complements we can pay to a nursing home. Inspection ratings weigh several factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher grades in this area generally have few of these severe deficiencies. Unfortunately, it does not look like we have deficiency counts for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
This nursing home also was given a first-rate long-term care grade. Indeed, this is its second most impressive category score. In that area, this facility received a grade of A-. When facilities receive this type of score in long-term care it is typically a good sign for resident care and indicates that the facility is well-staffed with nurses aids. After considering the amount of care provided by nurses, we then looked at the facility's vaccination statistics. This facility vaccinated 95.454544 percent of its patients against pneumonia, which is what we like to see. Pneumonia sadly can be a life threatening ailment for nursing home residents so we strongly prefer when a nursing home does not leave its residents vulnerable. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
Turning to an additional strength for this facility, we gave them one of our higher scores in our short-term care category as well, with a B+. In forming our short-term care scores, we assess the nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists and other types of therapists. The goal is to create a barometer for comparing the rehabilitation services of different facilities. Fortunately, it looks like 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. Lastly, we assessed the percentage of patients that who were able to eventually return home from this nursing home. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
The final category we rated is nursing, in which this facility received a grade of B-. Even though this is its least impressive category score, this is nevertheless nothing to be ashamed of. In determining our nursing scores, we look at both nursing hours and the training levels of those nurses. This nursing home provides 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. This is a much lower figure than we are used to seeing. Lastly, our nursing scores also factor in some quality-focused statistics. We look at the percentage of residents who sustained pressure ulcers and major falls. Sometimes these metrics are decent measures of the quality of nursing care, since superior care can reduce these problems.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Christian Care Center of Medina Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 12.96% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percent of residents that suffered from a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also known as bed sores, are routinely the result of patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care can minimize the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain pressure ulcers.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 6.06% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of long-term care residents who suffered a fall resulting in major injury. Falls can happen for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls may be an indication of poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 13.11% of Patients had UTIs
This statistic measures the percent of long-term patients which experienced urinary tract infections. While more of these infections could reflect poorly on a nursing home's nursing care, it is problematic to compare different nursing homes due to nursing homes having reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 21.21% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of residents given antipsychotic medications. These drugs are sometimes used to treat several conditions, such as Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 26.32% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This indicates the percentage of patients prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety drugs are prescribed to residents experiencing anxiety and depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 0% of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term care patients showing depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 93.56% of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who were given the flu and pneumonia vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 22% of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term stay patients that required more assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and bathing. Many believe this is a measure of a patient's well-being.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 24.51% of Patients
This metric tracks the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Christian Care Center of Medina, 70.4% of Resident
Measures the percent of short-term patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some believe that this is a measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.