Located in Coeur D Alene, Idaho, Coeur D'alene of Cascadia is one of five facilities in this city. This facility received an uninspiring overall grade of D, which is a well below average rating. Keep in mind that Coeur D Alene received a city grade of B-, so should consider other options in the city as well. The only positive thing we can say about this facility is that it did not receive any F's in any of the categories we assessed. Additional information about its category grades is available below.
Coeur D'alene of Cascadia
- Nursing Home
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
Although we were not complementary of this nursing home's overall score, it received an impressive nursing grade this year. We gave it a B in this area. There are a number of criteria included in this area. Many of these datapoints reflect staffing levels. This nursing home provides 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures and this nursing home excelled in some of these areas. With less than five percent of its residents sustaining pressure ulcers, it performed as well as any place Idaho 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 moving patients at least once a day.
Short-term Care Quality
This nursing home's short-term care rating is one of its best features. The nursing home was given a grade of C in this category. Our short-term care grade is commonly used to gauge a nursing home's performance with rehabilitation. To have good rehabilitation services, nursing homes generally need to feature better levels of skilled nursing. Skilled nursing includes registered nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and other licensed professionals. In this place's case, we were surprised to learn that it actually provides less registered nurse and physical therapist hours per patient than the typical facility. The hope is that this does not adversely affect the quality of care. Finally, we considered the number of patients who ultimately were able to return home from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this facility's patients were able to return home. This figure was quite a bit below average.
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Long-term Care Quality
We also gave this nursing home a solid score in the category of long-term care, where we gave it a C. In calculating our long-term care scores, we analyze the assistance with daily living offered to a facility's residents. In addition to assessing the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home vaccinated 100 percent of its residents. Finally, this facility was also able to limit hospitalizations. It had only 0.01 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low figure.
The last category we addressed is inspections. We gave this nursing home a C. Our inspection score is based on the nursing home's inspections. These inspection grades take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This facility was assessed 4 deficiencies on its inspection report, but we were relieved to find that none were in categories G through L. This tells you that CMS didn't consider any of the deficiencies to present an imminent risk to patient health or safety. Unfortunately, we also need to draw your attention to the fact that this facility received some government fines in recent years.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Coeur D'alene of Cascadia Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 5.83% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This datapoint is is a measure of the percent of long-term residents who suffer from pressure ulcers. We find that pressure ulcers are a solid indicator of quality of care.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 3.08% of Patients had Serious Falls
This tells you the percentage of residents who suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injury are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of nursing care . Falls are routinely caused by poor nursing care.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 2.27% of Patients had UTIs
This figure tells you the percent of long-term patients who experienced a urinary tract infection. Although more of these infections could reflect poorly on a facility's hygiene protocols, it is problematic to compare between facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 18.17% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This figure indicates the percent of long-term patients who are given antipsychotic medication. Excessive reliance on these medications may indicate a facility is using these drugs to subdue residents in situations where such medications aren't medically indicated. However, some nursing homes need to rely on these medications due to an increased number of patients with dementia.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 16.55% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percent of residents given antianxiety drugs. These medications are generally used to treat residents experiencing anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 7.56% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents showing depressive symptoms.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 89.26% of Patients
This indicates the percent of patients that were administered the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be the norm at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 13.51% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of residents who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 19.45% Percentage of Residents
This tells you the percentage of patients who remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility is usually a great sign for residents' health.
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 0.89 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This tells you the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of care. There is typically a correlation between keeping patients out of the hospital and the quality of long-term care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 19.45 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Measures the number of rehospitalizations per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 12.05 Percentage of Patients
Measures the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. Avoiding medical emergencies is one way to assess the well-being of patients during rehabilitation.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Coeur D'alene of Cascadia, 75.39% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percentage of short-term care residents who saw functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of autonomy with ADL's often correlates with better rehabilitation services.
Scores for Coeur D Alene, ID
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of D
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-minus
Looking for more options? Coeur D Alene, Idaho has 4 other nursing homes
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