Coffman Nursing Home is a nursing home in Hagerstown, Maryland, which has a population of 95,186 people. This facility was given an A- overall, which is among the best scores we offer. A score of this caliber requires first-rate scores across the board. You really can not do much better than this nursing home. This facility also received very consistent grades in each of the major categories we assessed. Additional information about these categories is available below.
Coffman Nursing Home
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
Updated Jun 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Corporation
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Offers Outpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Aquatic Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
On top of being a first rate facility overall, this place also excelled in the area of inspections, where it earned an A-. Few facilities performed better in this category. Our inspection ratings account for a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this area tend to have very few severe deficiencies. While this nursing home had some minor dings on its inspection report, it had zero severe deficiencies. Severe deficiencies are those labeled as categories G through L. This tells you CMS did not deem any of the deficiencies on this facility's report to pose an imminent threat to patient safety or health. We should point out that deficiency-free inspections are uncommon in this industry.
Short-term Care Quality
This facility also received a impressive short-term care grade. In fact, this is this nursing home's second best category score. In that area, we awarded this facility a score of A-. In the area of short-term care, we endeavor to qualify measures of a facility's rehabilitation. We assess a facility's skilled nursing services, including the ones performed by registered nurses and physical and occupational therapists. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every nursing home employs these types of nurses. However, based on the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the percentage of residents who were able to return to the community from this nursing home. We found that 5.9 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
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This facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A-. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. The nursing category is based on a handful of factors, most of which are tied to quantities of nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.5 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed several nursing quality measures 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 facility the nation in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can many times be prevented by offering better nursing care, such as by having a protocol of turning residents even once per day.
Long-term Care Quality
The last area we analyzed turned out to be this facility's weakest category. However, even its weakest link would actually be a strength for many nursing homes. We awarded it a strong grade of B in long-term care. Facilities that receive this kind of grade in this category tend to provide consistent 24/7 care to ensure residents are kept in good health. In addition to assessing the volume of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated for pneumonia. This nursing home administered the vaccine to 97.9021 percent of its residents, which is an impressive figure. Pneumonia sadly is often a deadly ailment for nursing home residents so we prefer when a nursing home doesn't take any chances. Finally, this nursing home was able to limit hospitalizations. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per one thousand long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Coffman Nursing Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Coffman Nursing Home, 10.35% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This indicates the percentage of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, also called bed sores, are routinely caused by patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care minimizes the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Coffman Nursing Home, 2.83% of Patients had Serious Falls
This indicates the percent of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls leading to major injuries are often associated with lower quality nursing care. Better nursing protocols can limit the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Coffman Nursing Home, 2.06% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a urinary tract infection. UTI's are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of nursing care . UTI's are often associated with a nursing home with worse hygiene protocols. Nevertheless, this datapoint could also be skewed for some nursing homes due to varying reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Coffman Nursing Home, 13.12% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percent of patients who were given antipsychotic medications. These drugs may be used for treating several conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Coffman Nursing Home, 14.71% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This is the percentage of patients given antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are administered to residents suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Coffman Nursing Home, 10.05% of Patients
This is the percent of residents demonstrating depressive symptoms. Increased levels of depression may be an indicator worse patient care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Coffman Nursing Home, 92.62% of Patients
This is the percent of patients who have received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be demanded by residents.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Coffman Nursing Home, 19.85% Percentage of Patients
This is the percentage of residents that required 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 the decline of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Coffman Nursing Home, 30.15% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of residents who retained mobility levels over time. Optimizing mobility is often a good sign for residents' health.
In Coffman Nursing Home, 0.99 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This datapoint measures the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care. Minimizing hospitalizations is key to maintaining the physical well-being of patients.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Coffman Nursing Home, 30.15 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between avoiding hospitalizations and the quality of rehabilitation services.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Coffman Nursing Home, 8.9 Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Coffman Nursing Home, 73.77% Percentage of Resident
This is the percent of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. High levels of autonomy with ADL's often correlates with better rehabilitation.
Scores for Hagerstown, MD
- Overall Rating has a grade of B
- Nurse Rating has a grade of B
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-plus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B
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