Christian Care Nursing Center is located in Muskegon, Michigan. After receiving an A overall grade, this facility has the distinction of being one of the top 100 facilities in Michigan. This is an impressive accomplishment in a state with a long list of high-end nursing homes. This is just about as good of a place as you'll find. We also gave this facility phenomenal scores in all four of our categories. More information about these categories can be found below.
Christian Care Nursing Center
- Nursing Home
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Other
- Secure Memory Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to performing well overall, this nursing home earned an excellent short-term care score. In fact, we gave it an A in that category. Our short-term care grade is commonly employed to gauge a facility's rehabilitation services. In order to provide quality rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally must feature higher levels of highly skilled nursing services. These types of services include registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other highly skilled individuals. Unfortunately, it does not appear that this facility provided information on registered nurse or physical therapist staffing. The final measure we considered in this area is the percentage of patients who were able to leave the facility and return to the community. We found that 6.5 percent of this nursing home's patients were able to return home.
This facility has received near flawless health inspections in recent years. We awarded them an impressive grade of A- in this category. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in computing these inspection grades. One key factor is health deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some end up being relatively minor. It does not look like we were able to find deficiency data for this nursing home. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
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Long-term Care Quality
Moving on our third area, this nursing home was given a strong long-term care score. In fact, we gave it a grade of A- in this category. When nursing homes receive this kind of grade in long-term care it is typically a good sign for patient care and indicates that the place is well-staffed with nurses aids. After considering the quantity of nursing care, we then looked at the nursing home's vaccination statistics. This facility vaccinated 100 percent of its patients against pneumonia, which is very impressive. Pneumonia can be a dangerous health condition for nursing home residents so we prefer when a nursing home 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. Indeed, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
In the last category we analyzed, this facility received an impressive grade grade of A- in our nursing category. With this score, the nursing home finished off a straight A report card. Nursing ratings are primarily associated with a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0 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 facility 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.
Christian Care Nursing Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 8.85% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint indicates the percentage of long-term patients that are suffering from pressure ulcers. Many experts believe that pressure ulcers are a great measure of the quality of nursing care a facility provides.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 2.88% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percent of residents that sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in serious injury are often linked to lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing protocols limits the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 2.36% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of patients that have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of the quality of nursing care at a nursing home. UTI's are routinely caused by worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this metric can also be skewed for certain nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 13.01% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed to patients for many medical conditions, including dementia. Unfortunately, in limited situations, increased usage of these drugs may suggest a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 18.73% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic indicates the percent of long-term patients who are prescribed antianxiety drugs. These drugs are typically given to residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 3.47% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents demonstrating depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 91.4% of Patients
This tells you the percent of residents that have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 12.4% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 19.67% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term care residents that were able to retain mobility.
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 1.35 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. Avoiding the hospital is key to the physical well-being of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Christian Care Nursing Center, 19.67 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term care. There is typically a correlation between staying out of the hospital and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Scores for Muskegon, MI
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-minus
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