Concordia at Sumner is a small non-profit nursing home located in Akron, Ohio. We gave this nursing home a quality overall grade of B+. As a matter of fact, it is ranked among the three highest graded facilities in the city. Based on our ratings, you can do much worse than this place. The best aspect of this nursing home's strong profile was its short-term care rating. We discuss short-term care in the next section
Concordia at Sumner
- Nursing Home
- Independent Living
- Assisted Living
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Reese
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- Is CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Offers Hospice
- Offers Post-Acute Care
- Offers Inpatient Rehab
- Personal Care
- Medication Management
- Home Making
- Medical Transportation
- Speech Therapy
- Stroke Recovery
- IV Antibiotic Therapy
- Wound Care
- Occupational Therapy
- Cardiac Therapy
- Peritoneal Dialysis
- Diabetes Management
- Physical Therapy
- Respiratory Therapy
- Nutritional Counseling
- Recreational Therapy
- Pain Management
- Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Top Nursing Home in Ohio Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Akron, Ohio Awards 2019
Best Nursing Home in Akron, Ohio Awards 2020
Registered Staff Hours
Short-term Care Quality
In addition to being a quality nursing home overall, this nursing home really excelled in the category of short-term care, where it earned a grade of A. Our short-term care scores are based on the nursing home's quantity of highly-skilled skilled healthcare professionals. This means a vast scope of services, ranging from registered nurses to physical and respiratory therapists, in addition to other types of therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, according to the information they provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Finally, we looked at the percentage of patients that who were able to eventually return home from this nursing home. We found that 6.4 percent of this facility's patients returned home.
One of the other reasons we rated this facility so highly is that it earned a very impressive nursing grade. In that area, we awarded this nursing home a grade of A-. Our nursing category is based on quite a few subcategories, many of which are associated with quantities of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.4 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, we also looked at some nursing quality measures in determining our nursing grades. This facility performed very well in the area of minimizing its residents' pressure ulcers and major falls. We consider these areas to be good indicators of the quality of nursing care.
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This facility also earned top notch government inspections in recent years. We awarded them one of our more favorable scores in that area, with an impressive grade of B+. Our inspection scores are tied to several datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this area have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Although this nursing home had some deficiencies on its inspection report, none were serious based on CMS' deficiency scale. Remember that deficiency-free inspections are uncommon in this industry.
Long-term Care Quality
The final area we looked at is long-term care. We awarded this facility a solid grade in this category, with a grade of C. While this was not as strong as many of this nursing home's other scores, it is still a middle of the pack score. Our long-term care ratings are more critical for people needing more traditional assistance associated with personal care. One of the factors we considered in addition to nurse's aid hours was vaccinations. Fortunately, this facility administered the pneumonia vaccine to 98.823524 percent of its patients. This facility keeps its residents out of the hospital. Indeed, it had less than one hospitalization per 1,000 long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.
Rating Over Time
Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.
Concordia at Sumner Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Concordia at Sumner, 7.61% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This metric is a measure of the percentage of long-term patients who suffered from pressure ulcers . We bake this statistic into our nursing grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Concordia at Sumner, 3.74% of Patients had Serious Falls
This is the percent of residents that suffered from a major fall. Falls resulting in severe injury are routinely caused by lower levels of patient supervision. Better nursing protocols limits the number of major falls sustained by residents in a nursing home.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Concordia at Sumner, 1.71% of Patients had UTIs
This tells you the percent of residents that sustained a urinary tract infection. These infections could be associated with insufficient hygiene.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Concordia at Sumner, 13.23% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percent of residents prescribed antipsychotic medications. While antipsychotic medications may be vital to many patients, it is important to make sure these medications are being used appropriately. In some cases, increased usage of these drugs may mean a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Concordia at Sumner, 22.46% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure gauges the percent of long-term care patients receiving antianxiety drugs.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Concordia at Sumner, 20.26% of Patients
This tells you the percent of patients who are demonstrating signs of depression. Higher rates of depression could indicate lower quality care.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Concordia at Sumner, 90.12% of Patients
This datapoint is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents that were administered the pneumonia and flu vaccines. Respiratory viruses can be fatal for seniors, making these types of vaccines critical to patient care.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Concordia at Sumner, 14.88% Percentage of Patients
This metric measures the percent of long-term care residents who required increased assistance with activities of daily living over time. Activities of daily living include activities such as dressing and continence.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Concordia at Sumner, 16.29% Percentage of Residents
This indicates the percentage of patients who were able to retain mobility over time. Retaining mobility can be a good sign for residents' health.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Concordia at Sumner, 16.29 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 Concordia at Sumner, 12 Percentage of Patients
This metric tracks the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per thousand days of short-term patient care.
Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement
In Concordia at Sumner, 75.25% Percentage of Resident
This is the percent of short-term stay patients who experienced functional improvements, such as enhanced ability to perform activities of daily living. High levels of independence with activities of daily living generally correlates with superior rehabilitation services.
Scores for Akron, OH
- Overall Rating has a grade of C
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of C
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of B-plus
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