Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is a large facility in Scottsboro, Alabama. This nursing home proved to be an A rated facility. This nursing home received one of the most impressive grades we offer. A grade in this range requires excellent scores across the board. In fact, this nursing home has the distinction of being one of the 100 best facilities in Alabama. This is an impressive feat in a state with a long list of elite nursing homes. Scroll down to see this nursing home's category scores, which are also impressive. It is hard to find any major flaws in this nursing home's profile.
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Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing 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 Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Home Making
- Speech Therapy
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
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Registered Staff Hours
We also wanted to point out that this nursing home has received near flawless health inspections in recent years. We gave them an impressive grade of A+ in this category. Our inspection scores are tied to many pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that excel in this category typically have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Fortunately, although this facility had a few minor dings on its inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are ones found in categories G through L. This tells you that the inspectors did not deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.
Long-term Care Quality
Compounding its impressive accomplishments in other areas, we gave this nursing home a grade of A- for its long-term care grade. Facilities that excel in long-term care tend to provide patients with closer supervision and stay on top of routine medical care. On top of considering the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we also looked at the number of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its residents. Vaccines are vital to keeping residents healthy. Finally, this place was able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low number.
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Adding to its impressive resume, this nursing home also excelled in our nursing category. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- for that category. In computing a facility's nursing score, we consider the amount of time nurses spend with patients as well as the level of skill of those nurses. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality-based metrics and this place excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can often be avoided by providing better nursing care, such as having a protocol of turning patients even once per day.
Short-term Care Quality
In our final area, this nursing home also was given an impressive short-term care rating, with a B+. This topped off a first-rate profile. Our short-term care grades are meaningful for residents requiring rehabilitation. Rehabilitation generally mandates additional highly-skilled nursing. This means a wide spectrum of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and speech therapists, as well as other types of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these skilled professionals. However, according to the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we looked at the number of patients that ultimately were able to return home from this facility. We found that 5.2 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 10.97% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic gauges the percentage of long-term stay residents which developed new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We bake this statistic into both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 3.78% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percentage of long-term patients who had falls leading to severe injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but high rates of falls resulting in injuries may be an indicator of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 2.05% of Patients had UTIs
This is the percentage of patients that suffered from a urinary tract infection. These infections are linked to inadequate hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 36.9% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This metric tells you the percent of long-term care residents who were prescribed antipsychotic medication. Excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a nursing home is using these medications to subdue residents in scenarios where such medications aren't medically required. Nevertheless, some nursing homes need to rely more on these drugs due to an increased number of patients suffering from Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 23.2% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This statistic measures the percentage of long-term stay patients which were administered antianxiety drugs. These drugs are given to patients suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 4.69% of Patients
This is the percentage of patients who are showing symptoms of depression. Increased levels of depression could reveal lower quality care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 99.56% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 12.39% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term residents that needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as getting dressed and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 10.55% of Residents
Measures the percentage of long-term care residents who were able to retain mobility. Many argue that mobility is critical to residents' health.
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 0.01 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of times residents are hospitalized per 1,000 days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 10.55% of Residents Rehospitalized
This tells you the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 13.66% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term patient care. Avoiding emergency medical situations is one way to assess patient well-being during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Cloverdale Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 94.04% of Resident
This datapoint measures the percent of short-term care residents who experienced functional improvements.
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