Complete Care at Green Acres is in Toms River, New Jersey. Featuring an overall grade of A-, this is undoubtedly a very impressive facility. In fact, we ranked this facility in the top third of all nursing homes in the country. This place's impressive profile was highlighted by its inspection rating, which you can find in the next paragraph.
Complete Care at Green Acres
- Nursing Home
Updated Apr 1, 2023 by Nick Reese
1931 Lakewood Road,
Toms River NJ 08755
77% estimated occupancy 1
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- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- For profit - Limited Liability company
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Speech Therapy
- Palliative Care
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Tracheotomy Care
- Mental Health
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Colostomy Care
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Registered Staff Hours
To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A+ for our inspections rating. Inspection ratings are tied to many items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this area have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. While this nursing home had a few deficiencies on its inspection report, none were severe based on CMS' scale. A few relatively minor dings aren't necessarily something to panic about.
This facility also excelled in the area of nursing, where it received a grade of A-. Few nursing homes performed better in this area. Our nursing score is mostly based on the facility's nurse staffing. This nursing home provides 0.3 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can often be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.
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Short-term Care Quality
Moving on our third area, this nursing home received a strong short-term care grade. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A- in that category. Short-term care grades are often employed to gauge a nursing home's performance with rehabilitation To have highly rated rehabilitation services, facilities generally must provide better levels of highly skilled nursing services. These types of services include registered nurses, physical therapists, speech therapists and other highly trained professionals. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. However, based on the data this nursing home provided, they do not appear to employ physical therapists. The last metric we assessed in this category is the percentage of residents who returned home from the nursing home. We found that 5.6 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home as opposed to remaining at the facility on a permanent basis.
Long-term Care Quality
The next area we graded proved to be this facility's worst area. However, even in its weakest link we still gave it an acceptable grade of B- in our long-term care category. Long-term care grades assess a facility's assistance with daily living instead of the skilled nursing or healthcare services that are critical to a skilled nursing facility. In addition to looking at the quantity of care provided by nurses aids and other staff, we also looked at the percentage of residents vaccinated against pneumonia. Fortunately, this facility gave the vaccine to 96.28571 percent of its residents, which is an above average total. This place was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had only 0.01 hospitalizations 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.
Complete Care at Green Acres Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 8.94% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This tells you the percentage of patients who have had a pressure ulcer. Pressure ulcers, which are also called bed sores, are often caused by patients not being moved frequently enough. Better nursing care reduces the number of pressure ulcers sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 2.79% of Patients had Serious Falls
This metric tells you the percentage of long-term patients who had a fall which caused serious injury. We use this statistic in calculating nursing grades.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 1.44% of Patients had UTIs
This metric indicates the percentage of long-term stay residents who had a urinary tract infection. UTI's may be an indicator of lower quality nursing care. Nevertheless, this metric can also be skewed for some facilities due to different reporting standards for urinary tract infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 10.1% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic drugs. These medications are used for treating a variety of medical conditions, such as cognitive disorders.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 17.29% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This tells you the percent of long-term care residents that were prescribed antianxiety drugs. These medications are given to residents suffering from depression and anxiety.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 6.37% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of patients exhibiting signs of depression. Higher levels of depression could indicate worse patient care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 89.73% of Patients
This indicates the percentage of residents who received the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Higher vaccination rates should be standard at this point.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 10.05% Percentage of Patients
This tells you the percentage of patients who needed increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. High levels of dependence on staff for assistance with ADL's may be a sign of deterioration of a patient's health.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 10.04% Percentage of Residents
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term stay residents who were able to retain mobility.
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 1.88 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This is the number of hospitalizations per thousand days of care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 10.04 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This metric measures the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term care.
Short-term Care: ER Visits
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 9.47 Percentage of Patients
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term care. Staying out of the emergency room is one way to gauge short-term care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Complete Care at Green Acres, 81.82% Percentage of Resident
This indicates the percent of short-term stay patients that saw functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Higher levels of independence with ADL's typically correlates with successful rehabilitation.
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