With an address in Wenatchee, Washington, Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center is one of just two available facilities in the city. With an A- overall grade, we ranked this facility in the top third of all nursing homes in the United States. We can not find many negative things to say about this nursing home. Its ratings are as good as they get. This nursing home's impressive report card was highlighted by its short-term care score, which we will address in the next section.
Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center
- 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 Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Bariatric Care
- Oncology Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to earning a great overall score, this facility received an A+ in our short-term care rating. Our short-term care grades are based on a nursing home's quantity of skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This includes a wide range of nursing services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, not to mention other forms of therapy. Fortunately, it looks like this facility employs registered nurses. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. However, according to the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The last measure we considered in this area is the percentage of residents that returned home from the facility. We found that 6.8 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
Among its many impressive grades, this facility received an excellent nursing grade. In fact, we gave it a grade of A in that category. Nursing ratings are primarily based on a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. This nursing home averages 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also assessed some nursing quality-based metrics in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in terms of avoiding pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
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In addition, this nursing home also performed well in our inspection category, which is based on the nursing home's recent government inspection reports. In fact, we awarded it an impressive grade of B+ for that category, which is one of our best grades. Inspection ratings weigh a host of factors found on a facility's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher grades in this area usually have very few severe deficiencies. While this place had some deficiencies on its report, none were major deficiencies based on CMS' scale. Remember that deficiency-free inspection reports are uncommon in the industry.
Long-term Care Quality
The last area we looked at is long-term care. This nursing home was given an impressive long-term care score in our assessment, with a grade of B-. Although this wasn't nearly as impressive as some of its other grades, this is nevertheless an acceptable rating for that category. For prospective residents in need of a permanent place to live rather than rehabilitation, long-term care is a very important category. On top of looking at the volume of care provided by aids and other staff, we analyzed the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. This nursing home provided the vaccine to 95.541405 percent of its patients, which is higher than the vast majority of nursing homes. Finally, this nursing home was also able to limit hospitalizations. In fact, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is a remarkably low figure.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 6.98% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric indicates the percentage of long-term residents who developed new or worsened pressure ulcers or bed sores. We consider this statistic when determining our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 3.03% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of patients that have had a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injury are routinely linked to lower levels of patient supervision. Closer supervision can limit the percentage of residents in a nursing home who sustain major falls.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 2.22% of Patients had UTIs
This datapoint tells you the percent of long-term residents which have sustained a UTI. UTI's could be an indication of lower quality nursing care. However, this statistic could be skewed for some facilities due to different reporting standards for UTI's.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 13.94% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This tells you the percentage of patients prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These medications are used to treat several medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 12.35% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of residents who were prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are given to patients suffering from depression or anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 13.68% of Patients
This datapoint measures the percentage of long-term stay patients exhibiting symptoms of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 93.98% of Patients
This is the percent of residents that received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 13.82% Percentage of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients that required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as moving around and continence. Many in the industry argue that this is a reliable measure of a patient's well-being.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 23.27% Percentage of Residents
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents who retained mobility levels.
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 0.96 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 23.27 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 11.24 Percentage of Patients
This indicates the number of emergency room visits per 1,000 days of short-term care. There is a correlation between keeping patients out of the emergency room and the overall quality of short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Colonial Vista Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center, 74.06% Percentage of Resident
This metric measures the percentage of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. Many in the industry would argue this is a reliable measure of a facility's rehabilitation performance.
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