Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center is a small nursing home located in Albany, Kentucky. This facility was given an overall grade of B, which is a good score. Based on the data we reviewed, you could do much worse than this facility. The best aspect of this nursing home's impressive report card is its inspection score. We discuss inspections in the next paragraph
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Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center
- Nursing Home
- Memory Care
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Respite Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Medication Management
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
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Registered Staff Hours
On top of receiving a great overall rating, this facility performed even better in the area of inspections which is based on the facility's recent inspection reports. We awarded it an A+ for that category, which is one of our highest grades. Perhaps the most significant factor we look at in determining our inspection grades is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Nursing homes with better scores in this category most likely avoided the more severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. It does not look like we have deficiency data 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 facility was given a strong long-term care grade as well. We gave it one of our better grades in that category with a grade of B+. Nursing homes that excel in this category tend to provide residents with more supervision and stay on top of routine healthcare services. On top of considering the volume of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This facility provided the vaccine to 95.4023 percent of its residents, which is more than most nursing homes. Lastly, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
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Short-term Care Quality
The next category we analyzed is short-term care. In that area, we awarded this facility a solid grade of C. In determining our short-term care scores, we look at the facility's levels of highly skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other types of therapists. This area is frequently a meaningful assessment of the nursing home's rehabilitation. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not all nursing homes employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the data they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final item we assessed in this category is the number of patients that who were able to eventually return home from the facility. We found that just 4.6 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home. Unfortunately, this was below the national average.
This facility's worst area was nursing, which is the final category we analyzed. For this category, we gave this nursing home a grade of just D. Our nursing rating focuses on the nursing home's level of nurse staffing. We weigh both the levels of licensure of the nurses and the amount of time spent with patients. This nursing home offered only 0.4 hours of nursing care per patient each day. This is an alarmingly low total. Lastly, we also assessed some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing scores. This nursing home fared well in the area of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 9.26% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of long-term patients who are suffering from new or worsened pressure ulcers. We have found that pressure ulcers are a reliable barometer of nursing care quality.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 3.96% of Patients had Serious Falls
This datapoint tells you the percentage of long-term patients who had falls which caused serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of major falls may be an indicator of lower quality nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 3.13% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients who sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are routinely associated with nursing homes with worse hygiene protocols. Better hygiene protocols reduces the number likelihood of residents sustaining infections. Keep in mind that this datapoint is affected by by the fact that nursing homes have incongruent reporting standards for these infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 16.59% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay residents who are prescribed antipsychotic drugs. High levels of antipsychotic drug use may suggest that a facility is using these drugs to control patient behavior in situations where such medications are not medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes need to rely on these medications due to having more residents suffering from dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 29.93% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percentage of patients who were prescribed antianxiety drugs. Antianxiety drugs are administered to patients suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 8.23% of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents who are exhibiting symptoms of depression. High levels of depression could imply a less hospitable environment.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 89.41% of Patients
This metric measures the percentage of long-term stay patients that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 16.24% Percentage of Patients
This indicates the percent of residents that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with activities of daily living could be a sign of decline of a resident's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 15.8% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percent of residents who were able to retain mobility over time. Preserving mobility can be a good sign for residents' well-being.
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 1.79 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is a measure of the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care. Minimizing hospitalizations is critical to preserving the physical well-being of nursing home residents.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 15.8 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 13.87 Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to gauge the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Clinton County Care and Rehabilitation Center, 72.54% Percentage of Resident
This tells you the percent of short-term stay residents who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of independence with activities of daily living usually correlates with superior rehabilitation.
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