With an address in New Iberia, Louisiana, Consolata Home is one of four available nursing homes in this area. Featuring an overall grade of A-, this nursing home is among the better facilities we looked at. As far as we can see, this facility ought to be a no brainer for most people. This nursing home's impressive report card was highlighted by its inspection grade, which is addressed in the next section.
- Nursing Home
Updated Sep 1, 2022 by Nick Lata
- Accepts Medicare 1
- Accepts Medicaid 1
- No CCRC
- Has Resident Council
- No Family Council
- Non profit - Church related
- Offers Hospice
- Speech Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
Registered Staff Hours
In addition to receiving a quality overall score, this facility also earned excellent inspections recently. We awarded it one of our best grades in that area, with an A. Inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these items by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This particular nursing home received 3 deficiencies on its inspection report. Overall, this is still a good inspection report, but we'd always recommend looking into any deficiencies you find troubling.
Adding to its strong resume, this facility also received an excellent nursing score, with a grade of A-. Our nursing score is largely based on a facility's nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 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 nursing home the state in this category. This is generally a good indicator of quality nursing care. Pressure ulcers can often be avoided by offering better nursing care, such as employing a protocol of moving a resident even once per day.
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Short-term Care Quality
Turning our next area, we gave this nursing home a score of A- for our short-term care rating. This is a superb rating. With our short-term care score, we seek to forge a sound measure for rehabilitation. In doing so, we analyze a facility's level of skilled nursing services, including both registered nurses and physical therapy, as well as speech therapy. Fortunately, it appear that this nursing home employs registered nurses. Not every facility employs these skilled professionals. On the other hand, according to the data this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. Lastly, we assessed the percentage of patients who were able to return to the community from this facility. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's residents returned home.
Long-term Care Quality
The last area we assessed is long-term care, where this nursing home was awarded a grade of B+. This wrapped up a first-rate report card. Not many nursing homes received a B+ or better in all four categories. Long-term care ratings of this caliber generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. After assessing the volume of care provided by nurses and other staff, we then looked at the facility's vaccination record. This facility vaccinated 91.11111 percent of its residents against pneumonia, which happens to be somewhat less than we anticipated but still a decent figure. Clearly, this nursing home is doing something right in this area as it also excelled at keeping its residents out of the hospital. 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.
Consolata Home Quality Metrics
Minimizes Pressure Ulcers
In Consolata Home, 9.76% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers
This statistic is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients which have pressure ulcers . We consider this statistic when determining both nursing and long-term care grades.
Minimizes Serious Falls
In Consolata Home, 3.46% of Patients had Serious Falls
This figure is a measure of the percentage of long-term residents that suffered falls which resulted in serious injury. Falls can arise for a variety of reasons, but excessive numbers of falls could be an indication of lower levels of patient supervision.
Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections
In Consolata Home, 2.79% of Patients had UTIs
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term residents that suffered from urinary tract infections. UTI's may be a sign of poor nursing care. However, this metric may also be skewed for certain facilities due to inconsistent reporting standards for infections.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication
In Consolata Home, 16.28% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication
This is the percentage of patients prescribed antipsychotic medications. Antipsychotic drugs are given to patients for many medical conditions, including Alzheimer's or other dementias. Tragically, in some cases, increased usage of these drugs may mean that a nursing home is using these drugs to control patient behavior.
Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication
In Consolata Home, 22.6% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication
This figure gauges the percent of long-term patients which were prescribed antianxiety medication. These drugs are given to residents suffering from anxiety or depression.
Managing Depression Among Residents
In Consolata Home, 1.48% of Patients
This is a measure of the percentage of long-term care patients showing signs of depression.
Appropriate Vaccine Usage
In Consolata Home, 89.54% of Patients
This metric is a measure of the percent of long-term care residents that were vaccinated against pneumonia and flu.
Residents Maintain Autonomy
In Consolata Home, 17.84% Percentage of Patients
Measures the percent of long-term patients that needed additional assistance with activities of daily living over time. ADL's include activities such as dressing and eating.
Ability to Keep Residents Mobile
In Consolata Home, 15.38% Percentage of Residents
This is the percent of residents who remained mobile levels over time. Retaining mobility can be a great sign for residents' health.
In Consolata Home, 2.05 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
This metric is a measure of the number of times residents are hospitalized per thousand days of patient care.
Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations
In Consolata Home, 15.38 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
This indicates the number of times residents are rehospitalized per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.
Scores for New Iberia, LA
- Overall Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Nurse Rating has a grade of C
- Long-term Care Rating has a grade of B
- Short-term Care Rating has a grade of B-minus
- Inspection Rating has a grade of A-minus
Looking for more options? New Iberia, Louisiana has 3 other nursing homes
- Iberia Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 0.11 miles away2315 E Main Street New Iberia Louisiana 70562Government - Hospital District or Authority(337) 364-0441
- Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center, IncAcute Care Hospitals 18.89 miles away4801 Ambassador Caffery Parkway Lafayette Louisiana 70508Voluntary non-profit - Private(337) 470-2100
- Heart Hospital of LafayetteAcute Care Hospitals 19.37 miles away1105 Kaliste Saloom Road Lafayette Louisiana 70508Proprietary(337) 521-1000
- Abbeville General HospitalAcute Care Hospitals 19.51 miles away118 N Hospital Dr Abbeville Louisiana 70510Government - Hospital District or Authority(337) 893-5466
- Dci - Bayou Teche0.18 miles away2708 E. Main St New Iberia Louisiana 70560Dialysis Stations: 17 (337) 369-9552
- Fmcna - New Iberia1.46 miles away609 Rue De Brille New Iberia Louisiana 70563CMS Rating: 3 stars Dialysis Stations: 32 (337) 364-1185
- Dci - Kidney Care of Acadiana-New Iberia2 miles away902-a S Lewis Ave New Iberia Louisiana 70560Dialysis Stations: 15 (337) 367-3995
- Davita - Youngsville Dialysis16.84 miles away314 Youngsville Hwy, Ste 125 Lafayette Louisiana 70508Dialysis Stations: 15 (337) 837-5044
- Fmcna - Abbeville19.83 miles away904 N John Hardy Dr Abbeville Louisiana 70510CMS Rating: 5 stars Dialysis Stations: 12 (337) 893-7577
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